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M.A. in Human Resource Management

The human resource professional is a critical, strategic team member in today’s quickly changing business environment. In addition to directing the major disciplines within human resource management, this professional must be able to provide leadership for changes within an organization. This leadership involves addressing the social, ethical, environmental, and economic contexts of today’s domestic and internationally focused organizations.

The Master of Arts in Human Resource Management program prepares graduates for this challenging role through a series of courses designed to provide essential knowledge and abilities aligned with the graduate HR curriculum validated by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). The program's focus is on maximizing individual and team efforts, while developing and applying strategic skills within a human resources department and within the organization.

  • Affordable, thorough, content-rich and allows students to start every 8 weeks
  • Taught by industry experts in a nurturing environment
  • Incorporates iPads (in the online classroom) with the latest apps and technology
  • Prepares students for the PHR or SPHR certification exam (alleviating the need to pay for an additional review course)

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Online Program

Saint Mary's now offers an Online M.A. in Human Resource Management program.

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