Mount Olive College HRM Degree Programs Receive SHRM Endorsement

MOUNT OLIVE – The Human Resource Management degree programs at University of Mount Olive have been endorsed by the prestigious Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). The College is one of a select few colleges and universities nationally to hold this distinction.

The recognition acknowledges adherence to curriculum guidelines established by SHRM in 2005. According to the official notification from SHRM, the endorsement covers the College’s bachelor of applied science in human resource management and the bachelor of science in business administration: human resource management.

According to Dean Ronald Pressley, “The endorsement by SHRM is a truly significant accomplishment for the College. For current and future students, it is an assurance that the Human Resource Management program at University of Mount Olive is one of quality and excellence.”

The current endorsement extends through 2014, at which time the Tillman School of Business at University of Mount Olive will seek re-endorsement.

University of Mount Olive is a private institution rooted in the liberal arts tradition with defining Christian values. The College, sponsored by the Convention of Original Free Will Baptists, has locations in Mount Olive, New Bern, Wilmington, Goldsboro, Research Triangle Park, Washington and Jacksonville.  For more information, visit