MBA with a concentration in Human Resource Management (Certificate Track)

MBA with a concentration in Human Resource Management (Certificate Track)

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Approx. program length:

2 years


Credits:

48


Cost per credit:

$698

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Accreditation:

ACBSP Accredited

* MBA is ACBSP-accredited

Elevate your human resource savvy

You understand the importance of people to your organization’s success and want to do more to recruit, train and manage your talent pool. Take that next step with our Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Human Resource Management. The certificate you earn will be an additional credential, helping you move toward your career goals even before you graduate. Designed for working adults, our ACBSP-accredited MBA program can be completed in short, manageable 6-week courses that fit into your life.

In this MBA-HRMC program, you’ll learn about:

  • Employee and labor relations
  • Employee recruitment, training and development
  • Current human resource trends, regulations and practices
  • Safety and health, compensation, diversity and legal considerations

Program recognition

Our School of Business ensures our bachelor’s and master’s human resources students are prepared with an education that follows standards set by the Society for Human Resource Management® (SHRM).

SHRM has recognized our MBA with a concentration in Human Resource Management (Certificate Track) for aligning with its Human Resource Curriculum Guidebook and Templates. Worldwide, 375 programs at 280 educational institutions have been recognized by SHRM.

Course length:

6 weeks


Total credits required:

48


Max. number of transfer credits:

6

Requirements and prerequisites

You’ll need 48 credits to complete this program. These may be earned from a combination of required and elective courses. Required courses may vary based on previous experience, training or transferable credits.

Transfer credits

Earn your degree faster. Transfer eligible college credits or, if you have an industry or professional certification, such as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license or a Society for Human Resource Management® Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP), you can apply to have relevant experience evaluated for potential college credit. Contact an enrollment representative at 844.YES.UOPX for more information.

Industry review

Our Industry Advisory Council, comprised of business leaders, meets regularly to help ensure our educational programs are up to date and aligned with current and emerging industry trends. This is just one more way a University of Phoenix® MBA degree can help you develop skills you’ll need in the business world.

Core courses

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Management MGT521
3
Seminar In Business Topics BUS515
3
Human Capital Management HRM531
3
Organizational Leadership LDR531
3
Business Law LAW531
3
Accounting ACC561
3
Economics ECO561
3
Corporate Finance FIN571
3
Operations Management OPS571
3
Applied Business Research & Statistics QNT561
3
Marketing MKT571
3
Strategic Planning & Implementation STR581
3
Human Resource Law HRM546
3
Recruitment And Retention Practices HRM548
3
Organizational Training And Development HRM552
3
Research In Human Resource Management HRM558
3
Human Resource Capstone Course HRM595
3

Projected job growth:

9%

According to Bureau of Labor Statistics

Job opportunities

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the job growth for human resources managers is projected to be 9 percent between 2016 and 2026. A Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Human Resource Management (Certificate Track) can help prepare you to be a:

  • Human resources manager
  • Training director
  • Training manager

Sometimes, it’s who you know

Access powerful networking tools through our PhoenixLinkTM career services platform. Take advantage of personal career coaching. Search and apply for jobs, or make your resumé visible to employers. And connect with employers and alumni through career fairs and mixers. It’s all about connections. And we help you make them.

Accreditation:

* MBA is ACBSP-accredited

Program accreditation

Our Master of Business Administration degree has been reaffirmed for accreditation until 2027 by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), ensuring the quality of your education.

What does that mean in real life? ACBSP-accredited business programs are committed to quality standards. The quality of the program is continuously benchmarked against specific criteria that prepare students for their industry of choice. Accreditation occurs on a 10-year cycle with regular quality reviews.

View the completion and first-year persistence rates for all ACBSP-accredited business and accounting programs.


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What sets us apart?

When you choose our MBA with a concentration in Human Resource Management (Certificate Track), you can:

Trust our accreditation

The Master of Business Administration is evaluated regularly by the ACBSP, ensuring the quality of your education.

Finish your degree faster

You may be closer to an MBA than you think. Transfer eligible college credits or have relevant work experience evaluated for potential credit.

Benefit from industry alignment

Our master’s human resources students are prepared with an education that follows standards set by the Society for Human Resource Management® (SHRM).

Join a community of graduates – 1 million strong.

Having a degree can make a difference. See how alumna Felicia Evans Long is using her degree to make a “sweet” impact in her community.

Take the next step

It’s time to let your education prepare you for the next phase of your career. You’ve got the will. And, by taking one course at a time toward an MBA with a concentration in Human Resource Management (Certificate Track), you’ve got the way.

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