Management & Entrepreneurship

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Undergraduate Programs

The Management and Human Resource Management majors deliver unique insight into the business world and produce graduates confident in their professional abilities.

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Master’s Program

The Master of Science in Management & Human Resources has a strong core of HR content with an emphasis on analytical evaluation/decision making and leadership development.

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Doctoral Program

The Ph.D. in Strategy, Entrepreneurship, & Organizations places particular interest on innovation, financial and other performance metrics of individual firms and across industries.

Society for Human Resource Management

Established in 2002, Haslam’s Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) chapter has grown annually and distinguished itself nationally. It has been recognized eight times as a “Superior Chapter” and five times as an “Outstanding Chapter.”

The Management Society

Awarded the prestigious “Student Organization of the Year” in 2018-19, the Management Society promotes hands-on opportunities for professional development though interactive meetings with business leaders and recruiters, workshops, off-site visits, networking opportunities, and community service projects.

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Russell Crook

Russell Crook is the First Horizon Distinguished Professor and head of the Department of Management and Entrepreneurship at the Haslam College of Business. He holds a Ph.D. in strategic management…

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Learn From Anywhere

“With the freedom to choose whether to attend class on campus or synchronously online, the MSMHR program captures the best of both worlds and the flexibility todays graduate students need”

Jackie Jacobs, Program Director

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Student, Faculty & AlumniSpotlights

                  Curt Maggitt
Curt Maggitt


After retiring from the NFL, Maggitt earned his MBA from Haslam and used the skills he gained there to found the EDGE (Education, Development, Guidance, Empowerment) Foundation to create opportunities for inner city youth.

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                  Mallory Redmond
Mallory Redmond


I am in my last semester at the Haslam College of Business, pursuing a bachelor’s degree with a major in human resource management and a collateral in entrepreneurship. Throughout my four years at UT, I have maintained an overall GPA of 4.0, which I attribute to remarkable professors.

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                  Sherry MB Thatcher
Sherry MB Thatcher

Thatcher, an expert in the area of team faultlines and conflict, has been a trailblazer in educating young scholars on how to write conceptual manuscripts.

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