The Catholic University of America

Metropolitan School of Professional Studies

Master of Arts in Human Resource Management (MA-HRM)


620 Michigan Ave., N.E.

Washington, DC 20064

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MA in Human Resource Management: Federal HR or HR Generalist

Format: Online

Program Description:

About the Metropolitan School of Professional Studies: The Metropolitan School of Professional Studies, part of The Catholic University of America, provides flexible options for adult students. We offer evening and online courses, and part-time or full-time options. Located right on the Metro in Washington, DC. About the Master of Arts in Human Resource Management: Human Resource Management is a growing field with an increasing influence on organizational strategy and practice. In its Occupational Outlook Handbook, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects a robust 17% job growth in human resource management between 2006 and 2016. CUA's Master of Arts in Human Resource Management (M.A. in HRM) program provides excellent preparation for careers in this growing field. Not only does the program provide a curriculum addressing the primary functional areas of HR, preparing students to assume increasing responsibilities in HR management, but also it offers students a tuition-free course to prepare for PHR or SPHR certification, the highest demand certifications in the HR profession. As stated in the Occupational Outlook Handbook, college graduates with professional certifications will likely have the best job opportunities, with a master's degree in human resources highly recommended for those seeking general and top management positions. CUA's M.A. in HRM program provides superb preparation for aspiring and current HR managers.


Accredited private university (The Catholic University of America)

Eligibility Requirements:

A minimum of a Bachelor's degree is required.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

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