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Career Outcomes & Job Titles

People who choose an online human resource management degree often pursue leadership, consulting or faculty positions in the field of human resources and employee development.

Potential Employment Settings

  • Consulting firm
  • Corporation
  • Government — local, state, federal
  • Land-based or online college or university
  • Non-governmental organization
  • Nonprofit organization
  • Public and private education
  • Varies based on consulting client

Common Job Titles/Positions*

  • Adjunct or part-time faculty (practitioner-focused teaching)
  • Director/vice president compensation and benefits
  • Director/vice president EEO and/or diversity
  • Director/vice president human resource development
  • Director/vice president labor relations
  • Director/vice president talent acquisition
  • Human capital manager
  • Human resource business partner
  • Human resource consultant
  • Human resource director
  • Human resource generalist
  • Human resource manager
  • Independent/free agent consultant
  • Senior human resource manager
  • Vice president, human resources

*These examples are intended to serve as a general guide. Many factors determine what position an individual may attain, and Capella can't guarantee a graduate will secure any specific job title.