Past Events and News


Bachelors of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) HR Degree Aligns with the Society of Human Resource Management. 

The Bachelors of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) with a Concentration in HRM offered by the School of Management at San Jose State University fully aligns with SHRM’s HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates. The guidelines -- created in 2006 and revalidated in 2010 and 2013 -- are part of SHRM’s Academic Initiative to define HR education standards taught in university business schools and help universities develop degree programs that follow these standards.

HR Students Get Second Place in SHRM Case Competition

In March 2017 two Student teams, one in the Division I category, and the other in the Division II category, participated in the SHRM Case Competition in March 2017 in Houston, TX.  The Division II Team won 2nd place in the competition!! Congratulations!

AIM Wins the Annual Business Olympics

In April 2017, the new student organization, Advancement Institute for Management took home the gold at the 6th Annual Business Olympics. Some of the main events included volleyball, ultimate frisbee, an obstacle course, water balloon toss, basketball, and eating competition.

SHRM@SJSU Hosts HR Graduation

In May 2017, the student organization SHRM@SJSU hosted their annual HR Graduation for students and members graduating in 2017.  Family and friends were invited to celebrate the graduates achievements.  A special guest speaker, Jon Decoteau SHRM-SCP, Divisional Director for West and State of California Field Service Leader for SHRM, spoke on how a career in HR can impact you.


Management Faculty of Color Conference

In June 2016, the School of Management hosted the MFCA Conference. Attendees from all over the country were here for two days, presenting papers, exchanging ideas, and visiting Silicon Valley establishments such as the Computer History Museum and the Google campus.

On Campus SJSU Spartans on a quad

New Student Club in Management has a Strong Start

A new student club: Advancement Institute for Management (AIM) started in Fall 2016, and engaged students in its many events and workshops.  

AIM Collage