College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Human Resource Development
Pre-Masters Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Development Post-Masters Certificate in Advanced HR Applications, M.S. - Human Resource Development
The comprehensive Human Resource Development program provides students with a fundamental understanding of critical concepts in the field of Human Resources. Courses create a practical environment, permitting students opportunities to perform activities that practitioners encounter daily. Students not only increase their knowledge but also acquire specific strategic planning, analytical, and research skills. For those with no prior HR experience internship opportunities are available. The program also offers graduate assistantships and scholarships on a competitive basis. Graduates from our program have attained executive positions in Human Resources, as well as consulting and academic positions. Courses are primarily offered in the evenings. There also is the option to attend special one-credit weekend seminars. Villanova also offers a fully online program for HR professionals.
Villanova and its programs have received accreditation through the Middle States Association of Colleges and secondary Schools
International Student Requirements:
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Facts & Figures
International Financial Aid:
# of Credits Required:
15 - Certificate
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate):
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Master's College or University I
*Villanova University cannot guarantee employment or career advancement. Additional training or certification may be required.