Master of Science in Human Resources
Western Carolina University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Human Resources is designed to meet the needs of busy professionals looking for advancement in the human resources field or who want to transition into a human resources career.  Courses use innovative teaching which emphasizes using evidence-based practices and approaching human resources from a global perspective, striving to enhance student knowledge and passion for the potential of people in organizations.  Required courses include Human Resources Research and Evaluation Methods, Orientation to Human Resources, Human Resource Development, and HR Consulting.


  • Earned an undergraduate or graduate degree from a fully accredited university
  • Maintained a 3.0 (B) GPA
  • GRE exam
  • Three letters of recommendation from individuals who can vouch for your scholarly abilities and good work habits
  • All official transcripts should be mailed directly to the graduate school

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges