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NKU HR Management Degree Remains Region's Only SHRM-Approved Program

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. – The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) has announced that the Northern Kentucky University Haile/US Bank College of Business Department of Management BSBA program in Human Resource Management has renewed its alignment with the organization’s HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates.

Throughout the world, 447 programs in 336 educational institutions have been acknowledged by SHRM as being in alignment with its suggested guides and templates.

The HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates were developed by SHRM to define the minimum HR content areas that should be studied by HR students at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The guidelines are part of SHRM’s Academic Initiative to define HR education standards taught in university business schools and help universities develop degree programs that follow these standards.

The Human Resource Management major is the region’s only SHRM-approved undergraduate program in human resource management.

About the Society for Human Resource Management
SHRM is the world’s largest HR professional society, representing 285,000 members in more than 165 countries. For nearly seven decades, the Society has been the leading provider of resources serving the needs of HR professionals and advancing the practice of human resource management. SHRM has more than 575 affiliated chapters within the United States and subsidiary offices in China, India and United Arab Emirates. Visit us at

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