Master of Science in Human Resource Management
Southern New Hampshire University

Program Details

In the master's in human resources online program, you’ll learn to plan, implement and evaluate the effectiveness of HR programs and align these programs to the organization's missions and goals. You’ll also be able to:

  • Leverage customer service and negotiation strategies to foster relationships with stakeholders that are based on trust, teamwork and direct communication
  • Implement talent development and workforce planning strategies to align employee skills with business goals
  • Communicate the vision, practices and policies in a way that promotes HR as a business partner
  • Protect the integrity of the business, its employees and its management practices through risk management and legal and ethical practices
  • Recommend evidence-based strategies that integrate sound, data-driven analysis and critical decision-making to support the goals of the organization
  • Articulate the importance of a global outlook and cross-cultural approach for human resource professionals in the interest of improving cultural competence and valuing the commonalities, values and individual uniqueness of organizational members
  • Promote an organization’s vision through effective leadership strategies that foster collaboration and promote consensus
  • Design, implement and evaluate strategic human resource programs that deliver the right solutions to organizational challenges and contribute to business success

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Southern New Hampshire University is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent