Certificate in Human Resource Management

Study Formats Online, On Campus, Blended

This certificate program is available 100% online and through on-campus study.

Program Length 15 credit hours


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Human resource management in the global marketplace of the 21st century has evolved far beyond the traditional personnel functions of the past. The strategic role of HR in planning and operating organizations is the critical factor in the attainment of organizational goals. An organization’s unique advantage over its competitors has become increasingly dependent upon a firm’s ability to manage its most valuable asset, its employees.

Those who pursue the Certificate in Human Resource Management may come from varied backgrounds in terms of work experience and academic history. However, what they will have in common is the need and desire for knowledge in the field of Human Resource Managementin order to function more effectively in the workplace.


OMP 4000 Group and Organizational Dynamics

OMP 4440 Human Resource Management

CMGT 4030 Human Resource Development

CBUS 4040 Employment Law

CMGT 4035 Recruitment and Retention

*These five-week undergraduate-level courses are offered through the Accelerated Degree Program. If you would like to learn more about degree offerings, please visit the program page for more information. 

Admission Requirements

  • Must have a GPA of 2.0 or above on most recent transcript
  • Successful completion (Grade C or above) of English Composition I
  • 30 semester hours of previous college level credit from a regionally accredited institution
  • Resume


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