Students enrolled in the MSHRD program through Villanova University have the option to simultaneously pursue a Certificate in HR Leadership as a specialization within their degree. Learn how to develop strategic knowledge used by HR leaders to align HR strategy to organizational goals in a diverse and global economy.
The specialization in HR Leadership will cover topics, including but not limited to:
- Ethical HR leadership
- Global HRM principles
- Diversity in a global economy
Expand skills in data-driven analysis, management, and value-based decision-making applicable to human resource management challenges. Take your leadership perspective to a global scale, enhancing the quality of your research, techniques, and strategies with Villanova University.
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School Accreditation & Licensing
Villanova University is accredited by:
Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)
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)
- Applicants who do not have a 3.0 or higher undergraduate GPA must submit evidence of their ability to handle graduate-level work, such as submitting results from the GRE or GMAT exams, prior graduate studies, relevant certifications (e.g., SHRM-CP, PHR, etc.), etc.