HR leaders are a key part of an organization’s decision-making process and work closely with upper management to determine long-term strategic goals that will benefit the company at all levels.
This master's program will train you for a successful career as a human resource professional. Because of the increasingly complex and sophisticated nature of the profession, both business foundation courses and a high degree of specialization in the human resource area are needed in order to meet the needs of employers.
Start this short-term program in August, and graduate the following December, saving time and money as you increase your potential.
Get a guaranteed paid summer internship with a top company to further enhance your skill set prior to graduation.
Get a Great Job Quickly
Join our successful alumni: in 2021, 92 percent of M.H.R. graduates were placed at graduation, with an average starting salary of $83,700.
Interact with Fortune 500 company executives and build an international network of M.H.R. alumni through networking opportunities.
What You’ll Study
Achieve the necessary specialized training through 27 hours of human resource management coursework and a six-semester-hour internship or practicum experience. You'll also get the necessary exposure to business foundation areas through 12 semester hours selected from coursework in accounting, economics, finance, management science and marketing.
Gain the professional and personal intelligence it takes to have a successful career.
Exchanging information and ideas through speaking, writing or other means of expression
Understanding and sharing the feelings of others, and demonstrating compassion and support
Communicating and interacting effectively in a variety of social and professional situations
Planning, prioritizing and managing tasks and resources to achieve specific objectives
Examining their impact and effectiveness in achieving specific goals or objectives
Handling sensitive or delicate situations with tact, sensitivity and professionalism
Using your degree
Make your college experience the foundation for a successful future.
- Human Resources Manager
- Human Resources Analyst
- Conflict Resolution Expert
- Staffing Expert
- Diversity and Inclusion Professional
- Chief Human Resources Officer
- Small Business
- International Corporations