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Human Resources


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Program Requirements
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The mission of the Business Department at Saint Paul College is to sustain the College mission by providing quality, lifelong business education supported by technology for a diverse, metropolitan student population.


Internship Program

Faculty Info

Human Resources Specialist
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Human Resources Professional
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The human resource professional, in any organization, plays a strategic role in the success of the organization. A human resource professional needs to be competent in human resource knowledge, able to facilitate change, have personal credibility which includes trust and confidentiality, and the understanding of how a business operates. Graduates may be employed as a: Human Resource Specialist, Benefits Specialist, Compensation Analyst, Recruiter, Training and Development Coordinator, Human Resource Generalist, or Human Resource Assistant.

What You'll Learn
  • Facilitate communication with employees.
  • Manage Human Resource record keeping and research.
  • Administer employee compensation and benefits.
  • Apply Federal, State, and local employment regulations/laws.
  • Recruit, hire, and orient new employees.
  • Write policies and handbooks.
  • Solve employee relation situations.
Career Settings
  • Health care
  • Manufacturing
  • Government
  • Education
  • Insurance
  • Hospitality
  • Retail corporations
  • Non-profit
Potential Employers
  • Buffets, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Deluxe Corporation
  • Ceridian
  • United Hospital
  • Metropolitan Urologic Specialists, PA
  • State of Minnesota
Additional Benefits
  • Typical starting salaries for entry level positions range from $26,000 - $32,000 and for mid-level positions, $35,000 - $45,000.
  • The career potential is excellent for experienced and educated Human Resource Professionals.
  • There continues to be a good demand for HR professionals.