Sacred Heart University

Jack Welch College of Business & Technology

Master of Science in Human Resource Management


5151 Park Ave.

Fairfield, CT 06825

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Graduate Certificate in Strategic Human Resource Management

Format: Hybrid

Program Description:

The Master of Science in Human Resource Management program at Sacred Heart University is designed for entry-level human resource students and for 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 MS in Human Resource program consists of 33-39 credit curriculum, depending upon prior coursework and experience. This program intended for students who are actively seeking employment is the human resource filed and for those already working in a HR role. Applicants without an undergraduate degree in Business may be required to take an additional 3-credit prerequisite course and complete an internship. Operating on a trimester schedule, students can complete the program in two years. Classes are held on weeknights and can be attended in class, live online or by viewing previously recorded classes . This tri-modal schedule works well for newly graduated students seeking a full-time program as well as working individuals who are seeking part-time study. 


Sacred Heart University is regionally accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. Sacred Heart University's Jack Welch College of Business is AACSB accredited.

Eligibility Requirements:

Undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university No GMAT or GRE required

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: No

# of Credits Required: 33 to 39 depending on academic background and experience

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 985 USD

In State Tuition (per year): 985 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 985 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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