Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management
Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota

Program Details

The 100% online Human Resource Management graduate certificate from Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota prepares you to launch or advance your career in the human resources field. It is delivered in a flexible format designed for adult learners and can be completed in 12 months.

The specialized curriculum provides a foundational study of the human resources skills and approaches you need to be successful, including HR management, compensation and benefits, consulting, and employment law. You will learn from experienced faculty who bring relevant industry experience to the online classroom. This affordable certificate is eligible for financial aid, and you can apply your human resources credits toward a master’s degree from Saint Mary’s.

Graduates of the Human Resource Management certificate program are prepared to be strategic business partners in organizations of all types by recruiting qualified employees and implementing effective personnel policies and procedures. Possible career paths include human resource generalist, compensation and benefits specialist, and more.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.75 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

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