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Iowa Western Community College

Management & Human Resources

Management & Human Resources

Just the Facts

Program Start Term: Fall, Spring, Summer
Program Length: 2 Years
Award: A.A.S.

Number of Majors: Career Path
Average Class Size: Business and Computers
Part-Time or Full-Time: Both
Program Courses Offered: Day, Evening, Online
Program Locations: Council Bluffs Campus

About the Program

Few professions offer as many opportunities as those in management or human resources. More and more organizations see the need for HR personnel, and every company has managers. You could become one of these professionals by enrolling in Iowa Western’s Management and Human Resources degree program. In just two years, you can earn an Associate's degree and begin working immediately.

In this program, you will acquire the foundation needed for a wide range of careers by taking core courses in both management and human resources. To round out your skills, you will also study accounting, marketing, communication, business, and related topics.

Career Information

This program is designed for students of all ages intending to enter the workforce upon completion of this two-year degree. This program will prepare you for a managerial or human resource position within your current organization or with a multitude of other companies. The demand for entry-level managers and human resources professionals continues to grow as our economy expands. Past graduates of this program have found rewarding jobs in a wide variety of businesses and industries.

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Management and HR Certificate
Students must complete the curriculum described below:
Recommended Course Sequence
Fall Semseter
MGT 175 Intro to Law for Managers   3.0
MGT 101 Principles of Management   3.0
MGT 170 Human Resource Management   3.0
Spring Semester
MGT 130 Principles of Supervision   3.0
MGT 138 Employee Evaluation/Training   3.0
MGT 180 Management and Labor Relations   3.0
Intro to Law for Mangers: TH - 5:30 to 7:00 PM
Principles of Management:: T - 5:30 to 7:00 PM
Human Resouce Management:: T - 7:15 to 8:45 PM
Principles of Supervision: TH - 5:30 to 7:00 PM
Employee Evaluation/Training: T - 5:30 to 7:00 PM
Management and Labor Relations: T - 5:30 to 7:00 PM
Average: $29.66

Entry Level: $20.67
Experienced: $43.27

* Salary information from www.ihaveaplaniowa.org as reported by the US Dept of Labor www.bls.gov.