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MS in Human Resource Management

Fulfill your personal and professional goals to organize, manage, and lead.

Walden’s MS in Human Resource Management program is designed so that learners who aspire to reach higher levels of responsibility within the field of human resources can derive the optimal mix of skills and knowledge to reach their goals.

Gain strategic, organizational, management, and analytical skills through our career-focused specializations, to prepare you for a role such as:

  • Training and development manager
  • Compensation and benefits manager
  • Business teacher, postsecondary

Fast Facts

Next Start Date: September 3, 2019

Transfer Credits: Up to 15 credits

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In this specialization you will learn how to make functional decisions that impact the environment you are managing and implement processes that nurture productivity.
Consider this specialization if you are looking to broaden your skill set from a functional specialist and become more of a strategic leader.
Learn how to expand your reach and make decisions at an organizational level to have an impact on your entire organization.

Walden's MS in Human Resource Management program provides practical experiences to help you develop the skills needed to become a functional specialist or a strategic human resource leader supporting small and large organizations.

This program aligns with the Society for Human Resource Management’s 2014 edition of HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates.

More About Our MS in Human Resource Management Program

Our program provides practical experiences to help you develop the skills needed to play an essential role in today's businesses, through human resource management roles such as:*

  • Training and development manager
  • Compensation and benefits manager
  • Business teacher, postsecondary
  • Labor relations specialist

*Career options may require additional experience, training, or other factors beyond the successful completion of this degree program.

A bachelor's degree or higher is required for entrance into this program. You will also be required to submit a completed online application, employment history, and official transcripts.

Your enrollment advisor will help you gather all of the required materials starting with your application all the way through your first day of classes.

Tuition costs will vary depending on your previous education. Get in touch with an enrollment advisor today by calling 855-203-5779, to learn more about tuition costs for this program and financial aid options.

Walden's enrollment advisors are committed to helping identify and leverage opportunities for you to save money on your education.
Our enrollment advisors are ready to answer any questions you may have regarding this program. Fill out the form on this page to be contacted or call 855-203-5779.

Why Earn Your MS in Human Resource Management at Walden?

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"I had attempted to finish my master's degree several times before with no success. It wasn't until I came to Walden University that I received the kind of support and feedback I needed."

LaShona Patton-Jones | MS in Human Resource Management Graduate

At the master’s level, Walden University’s Master of Business Administration (MBA) and MS in Accounting are the only programs accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). The MS in Human Resource Management is not accredited by the ACBSP. Please visit our accreditation page to see the list of Walden accreditations.