Master of Arts in Human Resources Development
Webster University

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Human Resources Development develops professionals in human resource development who have a broad conceptual understanding of human resource development and a “working knowledge” of a wide range of individual, group, and organization development strategies and tactics, enhancing the careers of those already in the field and increasing the likelihood that students wanting to enter it will be productive.  The program develops knowledge, skills, and abilities that are relevant in a wide variety of human resources development settings and roles, preparing students to work in corporate offices, boutique training firms, or human resources development consulting firms.  Graduates are able to explain and apply important terminology, facts, concepts, principles, analytic techniques, and theories used in human resource development.


  • Must hold an earned baccalaureate degree from an accredited educational institution recognized by Webster University
  • Minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA
  • Meet all program admission standards

Special Accreditation

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission