Mays Business School and Texas A&M University have many resources and programs that can help you grow personally and professionally as a graduate student. Participating in a variety of activities will expose you to new people, new ideas, and new opportunities. Below are a just a few of the ways you can get involved.
As a student in the MS-HRM Program, you are surrounded by world-class faculty who are experts in their fields. From staffing and compensation to employment law and strategy, you will learn from highly renowned researchers of HR issues. Take advantage of your time here and get to know your professors outside the classroom. Our network of faculty is willing to share their wealth of knowledge to help you further human resource expertise.
Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) – Mays Business School at Texas A&M’s chapter of SHRM is open to both undergraduate and graduate students interested in HRM. The goal of the organization is to generate interest in the field of HRM, while helping members transition from college students to industry professionals. SHRM provides leadership opportunities, establishes and supports standards of excellence in HRM and develops contacts with HR professionals, managers and other executives.
The SHRM chapter at Texas A&M is highly active in promoting the field and supporting those interested in HRM. In fact, the A&M chapter has been honored with the prized Superior Merit Award, bestowed by SHRM upon only those student chapters that have high involvement by their members, demonstrated support of the profession and SHRM, and professional operation of the chapter. SHRM is yet another way to broaden your knowledge of the HR field and gain some great experiences and friends in the process.
Campus and community
In Aggieland, life is rarely dull. In addition to Mays’ graduate student organizations, Texas A&M has numerous opportunities for involvement through organizations and programs.
The Bryan/College Station area also has numerous cultural and recreational activities in which to participate. The area is centrally located between Dallas, Houston, Austin and San Antonio.