Master of Science in Human Resource Development
Villanova University

Program Details

Pursue your MS in Human Resource Development in a flexible online format designed for the working adult student. This program is composed of evidence-based practice experiences and SHRM and HRCI certified courses. Online HR master’s degree studies cover topics including but not limited to:

  • Workforce planning
  • Training and development
  • Data analytics

Students may also choose from various electives to best tailor their degree and match professional goals. Faculty bring real-world experience to the virtual classroom, from field work to research. Become a strategic leader in a challenging and competitive occupation in a flexible learning environment with this HR degree online.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Villanova 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)

Application Requirements

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