The University of Scranton

Master of Science in Human Resources


800 Linden Street

Scranton, PA 18510

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Human Resources

Format: Online

Program Description:

The University of Scranton's online Masters of Science in Human Resources provides you with the employee-motivation and organizational management skills to succeed in this increasingly complex, demanding field. Our comprehensive, rigorous curriculum takes a real-world, practitioner-oriented approach and is acknowledged by the Society of Human Resource Management, the premier professional organization in the field, to be aligned with its core body of knowledge.

Human resources professionals are responsible for a growing variety of tasks, ranging from the traditional role of recruitment to advising executives on industry trends. Although the field is evolving, one thing that has not changed is the drive to improve organizations through their employees. Employers increasingly value human resources professionals with the up-to-date expertise that comes with an advanced degree.


Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Eligibility Requirements:

Students must have an accredited bachelor's degree with a minimum 2.75 GPA.

Facts & Figures

International Financial Aid Description: Federal Unsubsidized Stafford Loan Program, Federal Direct PLUS Loan.

Classification: Master's College or University I

Loans Offered: Federal Subsidized Stafford Loan Program, Federal Unsubsidized Stafford Loan Program, Perkins Loans.

Locale: Small City