Master of Science in Human Resources

General

Program Description

The University of Scranton's online Masters of Science in Human Resources Management provides you with employee motivation and organizational management skills to succeed in this increasingly complex, demanding field. Our comprehensive, rigorous curriculum takes a real-world, practitioner-oriented approach and is acknowledged by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), the premier professional organization in the field, to be aligned with its core body of knowledge.

Human resources professionals are responsible for a growing variety of tasks, ranging from the traditional role of recruitment to advising executives on industry trends. Although the field is evolving, one thing that has not changed is the drive to improve organizations through their employees. Employers increasingly value human resources professionals with the up-to-date expertise that comes with an advanced degree.

Gain fundamental executive skills in this master’s in human resources management program, including:

  • Exerting influence as a leader
  • Making effective decisions
  • Strategic planning
  • Negotiation
  • Performance improvement
  • Rewards system development

Eligibility Requirements

Students must have an accredited bachelor's degree with a minimum 2.75 GPA.

Last updated Apr 2019

About the School

The University of Scranton has grounded its education in Catholic and Jesuit principles based on intellectual growth and integrity, all of which shape the online master’s and certificate programs. You ... Read More

The University of Scranton has grounded its education in Catholic and Jesuit principles based on intellectual growth and integrity, all of which shape the online master’s and certificate programs. You can choose one of five degree programs from a selective institution ranked among the top 10 master’s universities in the North by U.S. News & World Report. Read less