Best online master's degree in human resources get ranking seal

The 31 Best Affordable Online Master's Degree in Human Resources

Looking for an online master’s degree in human resources to bolster your career without breaking the bank? GetEducated’s rankings reveal all of the programs that cost less than the national average so that you, the consumer, can make the most informed decision.

GetEducated compared 64 master’s programs in human resources from 57 regionally accredited online schools to create this ‘Best Buy’ list. Our rankings reveal the most affordable options in the United States—31 online master’s degree in human resources for under $26,000.

Average Cost (In-state): $25,602.55
Least Expensive: Tarleton State University ~$6,291.30
Most Expensive: New York University ~$72,996.00

Our data-driven research creates a truly reliable system of scientific rankings. There’s no fancy formulas here. We meticulously calculate total full-time tuition—including any fees—for the most accurate total cost. Our rankings cannot be bought, and therefore factually showcase the cheapest online master’s degree in human resources. The online HR degrees listed above the gray dividing line are official 2018 “Best Buys” and cost less than the national average.
 

Most Affordable Online Master's Degree in Human Resources

 

Accreditation Note: To qualify for a ranking, a program must be regionally accredited. Additional programmatic accreditation is noted in the rank table.

15 Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
16 International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE)
17 Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
 

Rankings Note: These online college rankings are based on a GetEducated Fall 2017 review of regionally accredited online master’s degree programs in human resources. Total cost includes full-time tuition and fees and was valid at the time of collection and specific to the online learning program. School profiles for the online master’s degree programs in our directory may reflect a slightly different cost based on different editorial update schedules.

The published cost is an estimated sticker price for the entire online degree including fees. Actual costs may vary by student. Factors such as transfer credits, prerequisite courses, professional licensing and financial aid availability will affect final cost.

Editorial Note: Online schools do NOT pay to be included in any GetEducated online degree ranking. These rankings are editorially independent, open to any regionally accredited or candidate college that offers a master's degree that is available at least 80 percent through online learning and that is open to enrollment by the public. If your online college is regionally accredited and not currently reviewed by GetEducated, please contact us for inclusion. Each ranking list is calculated every two years. The next survey to identify the cheapest online human resources graduate degree will be undertaken in Fall 2019.

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RANKSCHOOL / DEGREESTATEPRICENOTE
1

Tarleton State University(TX)
$6,291.30
$18,741.30
In-State
Out-of-State
2

Western Carolina University(NC)
$8,285.40
$25,201.80
$9,000.00
In-State
Out-of-State
Military
3

Amberton University(TX)
$9,760.00
All Students
4

Utah State University(UT)
$10,725.00
$13,695.00
In-State
Out-of-State
5

University of Wisconsin-Stout(WI)
$13,157.40
$26,175.90
In-State
Out-of-State
6

Indiana State University(IN)
$13,882.00
$17,479.00
In-State
Out-of-State
7

The University of Texas at Tyler(TX)
$13,904.00
$28,844.00
In-State
Out-of-State
8

Midwestern State University(TX)
$14,178.45
All Students
9

Pittsburg State University(KS)
$14,246.00
All Students
10

Troy University(AL)
$14,880.00
All Students
11

Stony Brook University(NY)
$16,321.00
$30,481.00
In-State
Out-of-State
12

Concordia University-Saint Paul(MN)
$17,100.00
$12,600.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military
13

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College(LA)
$17,316.00
All Students
14

Colorado State University-Global Campus(CO)
$18,000.00
$16,200.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military
15

Marygrove College(MI)
$18,500.00
All Students
16

Trident University International(CA)
$18,510.00
$11,850.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military
17

Indiana Wesleyan University(IN)
$20,412.00
All Students
18

West Chester University of Pennsylvania(PA)
$20,756.60
$21,056.60
In-State
Out-of-State
19

University of Houston - Clear Lake(TX)
$20,868.00
$38,832.00
In-State
Out-of-State
20

Bellevue University(NE)
$21,240.00
All Students
21

Johnson & Wales University(RI)
$21,680.00
$13,369.90
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military
22

Murray State University(KY)
$22,176.00
All Students
23

National University(CA)
$22,564.00
$11,872.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military
24

Southern New Hampshire University Logo
Southern New Hampshire University
(NH)
$22,722.00
$17,070.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military
25

Ottawa University(KS)
$23,255.00
All Students
26

Brandman University(CA)
$23,550.00
$14,910.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military
27

University of Louisville(KY)
$23,677.00
$8,365.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military
28

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Logo
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
(MN)
$23,790.00
All Students
29

Champlain College(VT)
$24,000.00
All Students
30

Thomas Edison State University Logo
Thomas Edison State University
(NJ)
$24,380.00
All Students
31

Regis University Logo
Regis University
(CO)
$25,550.00
All Students

Florida Institute of Technology(FL)
$25,641.00
All Students

Clemson University(SC)
$25,956.00
All Students

Franklin University(OH)
$26,445.00
All Students

Saint Francis University(PA)
$26,445.00
All Students

National-Louis University(IL)
$26,784.00
All Students

Edgewood College(WI)
$27,900.00
All Students

North Park University(IL)
$28,110.00
All Students

Webster University(MO)
$28,155.00
$16,995.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military

Robert Morris University(PA)
$29,400.00
All Students

Strayer University - Online(DC)
$29,400.00
All Students

Walden University Logo
Walden University
(MN)
$29,850.00
$25,507.50
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military

La Salle University(PA)
$30,000.00
All Students

New England College of Business and Finance(MA)
$30,950.00
$23,350.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military

Mercy College(NY)
$32,168.00
All Students

Golden Gate University(CA)
$33,935.00
All Students

Saint Joseph's University Logo
Saint Joseph's University
(PA)
$33,959.00
All Students

Rochester Institute of Technology(NY)
$34,155.00
All Students

Capella University Logo
Capella University
(MN)
$34,158.00
All Students

Florida International University(FL)
$35,000.00
All Students

University of Scranton Logo
University of Scranton
(PA)
$35,607.00
All Students

Temple University(PA)
$35,950.00
All Students

Villanova University Logo
Villanova University
(PA)
$37,460.00
All Students

Walden University Logo
Walden University
(MN)
$38,715.00
$33,069.80
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military

University of Southern California Logo
University of Southern California
(CA)
$43,200.00
All Students

American University Logo
American University
(DC)
$49,420.00
All Students

Cornell University(NY)
$52,612.00
All Students

New York University(NY)
$72,996.00
All Students