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Welcome Undergraduates!

We are excited that you're considering becoming apart of the SOONER Family!

To visit the Dodge Family College of Arts and Sciences and the Department of Human Relations, contact the University's Prospective Student Tours.

What can you do with a degree in Human Relations?

Human Relations degrees prepares graduates for careers focusing on social change and resolution of human relations problems.  Students focus on areas of study such as counseling, non-profits, volunteerism, women's issues, race relations, and organizational studies.  Many HR undgraduates pursue a Master in Human Relations as a professional degree.  


Admission Requirements

OU Studetnts: 2.0 GPA (OU and COMB)
Transfer Students: Fewer than 50 hours, 2.5 GPA: 60 or more hours, 2.0 GPA

Additional Requirements

Current OU students who meet the admission requirements may declare a major in this college through The Dodge Family College of Arts & Sciences by calling 405-325-4411.

Note:  Beginning the 11th week of the semester, a change in major will be reflected on the students transcript for the following semester.  Some Colleges may wait until the end of the semester to review a students final grdes before approving/processing a major change.

Core Requirements

CodeTitleCredit Hours
H R 3003Human Relations Theory3
H R 3013Introduction to Human Relations3
H R 3033Writing for Human Relations Professionals3
H R 3413Cultural Awareness in Human Relations3
H R 4013Social Change Process3
H R 4503Applied Research 3
H R 4513Service learning3
Major ElectivesChoose five Upper-Divison H R courses15
 Total Credit Hours36

Human Relations Minors

CoreTitleCredit Hours
H R 3013Introduction to Human Relations3
ElectivesChoose four from any undergraduate HR coursework12
 Total Credit Hours15

Minors in the College of Arts and Sciences are available to all undergraduate students at OU.  If the minor is officially declared, successfully completed, and noted on the graduation application, the minor will reflect on the student's transcript at the time the bachelor's degree is posted.

The Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations degree checks can be found direclty under the Dodge Family College of Arts and Sciences webpage.