Master of Professional Studies in Human Resources & Employment Relations
Pennsylvania State University

Program Details

Study advanced theory with practical knowledge in human resource management through the online Human Resources & Employment Relations professional studies master degree program. Complete core courses in topics, such as organizational behavior, employment relations, workplace diversity and more. Choose from multiple concentrations in order to target specific career goals.

Concentration options include, but are not limited to:

  • Staffing, Training & Development
  • Benefits & Compensation
  • International Human Resources & Employment Relations

This program is rounded out with a culminating research project experience in which you apply learned skills to your area of practice. 

The degree is designed for people who are already working in a human resources or employment relations field or have a strong fundamental understanding of HR.

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Pennsylvania State University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Official College Transcript(s)