The online Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management and Development raises awareness of the important skills involved in effective HR management and how it can strengthen a company and its workforce. The focused curriculum allows you to gain advanced skills and understanding without the time commitment required of a traditional graduate degree. Students in this online HR Management program will take five five-week courses that can also be applied toward a master’s degree.
Graduates understand how to hire individuals that will support the company, offer proper benefits and compensation, maintain a positive relationship with employees and coworkers, and design and implement training programs to give the workplace a competitive edge. Those who will benefit the most from this program are front-line managers who oversee work groups; human resource administrators, recruiters, and specialists; training and development professionals; and others interested in entering the human resource management field.
In addition to two core classes, you can customize the program with electives such as:
- Managing the learning organization
- Talent management and development
- Developing reward and compensation systems
- Human resources staffing
- Managing diversity in the workplace
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
AACSB International (AACSB)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Official College Transcript(s)