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Coursework in this undergraduate certificate program can give you the foundational knowledge you need when pursuing your PHR® or SPHR® certification through the HR Certification Institute (HRCI). Developed by our academic team and subject -matter experts, the courses in our Human Resource Management Certificate are aligned with industry standards set by SHRM.
The Certificate Program in Human Resource Management provides education in areas which the human resource professional faces daily; from legal matters to staff recruitment and development. This program is designed for those who have functional responsibility to carry out the duties of an organization's human resource department; seasoned human resource staff members wishing to keep current; newcomers to the field requiring new knowledge and skills; and specialists wanting to broaden their knowledge. Major topic areas covered include the role of human resources, employment practices, employee and labor relations, compensation, benefits, safety and health, and employee development. Participants acquire knowledge and skills that are essential in addressing the challenges of the human resource profession.<\/p>
The requires a minimum of credits, which may come from a combination of required and elective courses.
Society for Human Resource Management and SHRM are registered trademarks of the Society for Human Resource Management.
PHR and SPHR are registered trademarks of Human Resource Certificate Institute.
While widely available, not all courses are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats.