Sacred Heart University

Jack Welch College of Business

Master of Science in Human Resource Management (Part Time)


Office of Graduate Admissions

5151 Park Ave

Fairfield, CT 06825

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management, Master of Science in Human Resource Management

Format: Hybrid

Program Description:

The M.S. in Human Resource Management is designed for human resource professionals seeking upward mobility in the HR field and those wishing to enter the HR field with an excellent preparation. Stressing the role of human resource management as a strategic business partner, the program offers students the necessary knowledge to effectively work in the field at a strategic level and prepares students to be partners in a global business environment.


Degree Requirements

The part-time program consists of 33 credits and is intended for students who have been actively working in a HR role for a minimum of 3 years. Those without an undergraduate degree in Business may be required to take an additional 3-credit prerequisite course. Operating on a trimester schedule, students can complete the program in two years. Classes are held on alternating Saturdays and include an online component. This schedule works well for students who are working full-time. 


The Jack Welch College is accredited by AACSB International, the premier global accrediting body for schools of business.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: No

# of Credits Required: Master of Science: Human Resource Management (Part-time, 33 credits), Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management (Part-time, 12 credits)

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 925 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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