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Undergraduate Minor in
Labor and Human Resources

Program Summary

Gain a broad base of knowledge about work, the employment relationship, and human resource management. This interdisciplinary minor can help you understand your role in the workplace and can be a valuable enhancement to a variety of majors.
Costs and Financial Aid

18 Credits $620/$664 per credit

Costs and Financial Aid 

In order to succeed in today’s work environment, it is important that you understand the most current issues related to human resources and employment relations. To help you gain knowledge in this field, Penn State World Campus has partnered with the College of the Liberal Arts to offer an interdisciplinary minor in labor studies and human resources (LHR).

The LHR minor is beneficial to students from a wide range of study areas and provides a broad background in the issues of work, employment, the employment relationship, and human resource management. By obtaining an LHR minor, you can have a better understanding of your role in the workplace while you gain a more flexible career path.

This minor is open to all interested undergraduate World Campus students who meet the prerequisites; it can be most useful if you are majoring in psychology, organizational leadership, or business.

In this program, you will have the opportunity to study with highly regarded faculty from Penn State's College of the Liberal Arts, one of the premier institutions in the world to study and work in the liberal arts disciplines.