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Master of Arts in Human Resource Management
The Master of Arts degree in Human Resource Management helps practicing HRM specialists or other organization staff members moving into HRM to advance their knowledge and skills in the field.
This Master’s in human resource management online program focuses upon the practice of human resource management in business, government, and not-for-profit organizations. Courses offer both concept and skill components designed to help students base practice on solid theoretical grounding. Courses are led by faculty members who have earned advanced graduate degrees and/or possess significant experience in the fields of business, organization behavior, and human resources. Graduates are able to earn a human resource management degree online at their own pace and convenience.
Marygrove’s Master of Arts in Human Resource Management aligns with the recommended requirements for HR degree programs as outlined by Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).
Students and alumni are engaged in a variety of organizational roles in business, government, and not-for-profit organizations. Many are engaged in human resource management as staff specialists such as: Human Resource Generalists, Recruiting Specialists, Benefit Coordinators, Compliance Officers, Employee Development and Retention Officers, Corporate Talent Acquisition and Retention Managers, General Managers, Management/HR Consultants, Organizational Change Consultants and Managers, and Corporate Trainers.
FEATURES OF THE PROGRAM
The Master of Arts degree in Human Resource Management helps HRM specialists or other organizational professionals advance their knowledge and skills in the field. The program focuses on HRM practices in the private, public and nonprofit sectors. Courses offer both concept and skill components designed to help students develop practices based on solid theoretical grounding.
SPECIFIC PROGRAM INFORMATION
The Master of Arts in Human Resource Management is designed as a fully on-line program to be completed in 6 semesters (2 calendar years), based on the completion of two courses per semester. However the curriculum is flexible and allows students to complete the degree more rapidly or slowly. Students wishing to enroll in more than two courses per semester can do so with permission of the program chair. However the program must be completed within a period of six years from the time of initial enrollment.
The programs are led by faculty with advanced graduate degrees and / or possess significant experience in the fields of business, organization behavior and human resources.
Financial Aid: No
International Financial Aid: No
Classification: Master's College or University I
Loans Offered: Loans are available regardless of need and credit history. Repayment and deferment options vary depending on type of loan. Students must file a FAFSA to be eligible. Veteran benefits may also be available. FAFSA Code: 002284.
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