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Human Resources (HR)
Online Post Graduate Certificate Program

8 Mo.

Program length


Online

Format

16

Credits


$536

Cost Per Credit

Learn to cultivate success with a post-graduate certificate

AccreditationAccredited by the Higher Learning Commission
Transfer creditUp to 12 approved credits
BenefitsInstruction and mentorship from our industry-experienced faculty members
Waived enrollment fee Classes start March 6th
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Program

Go Beyond Recruiting to Shape Company Culture

Gain the skills you need to direct efforts to attract, nurture, and maintain your organization’s talent base. Herzing University's post graduate Certificate in Human Resources offers individuals who already hold an MBA or other business-related master’s degree the opportunity to establish or enhance strategic knowledge in HR.

In less than 12 months of online study, you can learn to:

  • Develop systems to monitor, measure, and analyze key HR performance indicators
  • Take a strategic, multi-faceted approach to employee recruitment and retention
  • Build more cost-effective and motivational compensation and benefit structures
  • Become an even more effective liaison between employees and management
  • Apply legal, ethical, and regulatory considerations to HR operations at a high level

 

Classes Start March 6th

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Curriculum

Post Graduate Certificate in Human Resources Curriculum

Our post-master’s certificate program covers 16 credit hours of course content and can be completed in one to three semesters through which you will gain an understanding of the full scope of HR operations within the modern organization.  Courses include:

  • Human Resources Management
  • Business and Labor Law
  • Compensation and Rewards Management
  • Global Business Perspectives

You will also have the option to choose one course from the following electives:

  • Marketing and New Product Development
  • Technology and Innovation
  • Project and Operations Management
ProgramMonthsiCredits
Post Master's Certificate in Human Resources816

i. Average number of months for students to complete program. Program availability varies by location.

Required Courses

All courses, 16.00 semester credit hours, are required.

or  Semester Credit Hours: 3.00 or  Semester Credit Hours: 3.00

Tuition & Cost

Tuition & Cost

When you accept the 10% tuition discount from our Financial Commitment Scholarship, the cost of tuition for the Post Master's Certificate in Human Resources program is $536 per credit.1

You can potentially earn even greater savings by transferring credit from prior college coursework, applying for financial aid, or potential partnership opportunities through your employer.

Our goal is your career advancement. That’s why we are always working to improve our curriculum and processes to make our program as affordable as possible while preparing you best for success in your work.

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 Scholarships & Financial Aid

You may be eligible for multiple scholarships and grants, both through Herzing University and several national scholarship websites.

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 Military/Veteran Discounts

Veterans, Active Duty U.S. Servicemembers, and spouses may qualify for a 10% tuition discount or tuition reduction to $250 per credit.

VA/Military benefits 

i. Financial Commitment Scholarship eligibility requirements: Recommended that students limit student loan borrowing to only what is needed to cover the cost of tuition and fees. Students may borrow up to $2,000 in student loans in excess of tuition and fees to cover their cost of attendance and retain eligibility for this scholarship. Excess loan eligibility dependent on individual student situation.

Requirements

Admission & Requirements

Herzing University's Post-Master's Certificate programs are open candidates who have completed a Master’s degree or higher in a business related discipline from an accredited institution.

Eligible states for enrollment: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.

Classes Start March 6th

Waived Enrollment Fee
Why Herzing

Whether you want to build on your prior HR experience or prepare to move into the sector from another industry, this short-term, intensive certificate program can help.

We’ve designed the Post-Master’s Certificate in HR Management to fit with your busy professional life. Benefits include:

  • Flexible, convenient online study which offers a small-class environment
  • Instruction and mentorship from our industry-experienced faculty members
  • Course content that focuses on industry-current practices and problems
Locations

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Post Master's Certificate - Human Resources Degree Programs

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This program prepares an existing or emerging organizational or team leader with the necessary skills and academic knowledge for management positions in various business enterprises. These career opportunities focus on areas related to human resource management. Application of theory to practice is emphasized through a problem-based/solutions-based curriculum, grounded in a framework of ethical leadership and global competition.

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Accreditations

Accreditations & Disclosures

Herzing University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org), an institutional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

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Eligible states for enrollment: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.

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The program has an automatic transfer of credits, and allows you to transfer up to additional credits.

  Transfer Credits

The program allows you to transfer up to credits.

  Transfer Credits

The program allows you to transfer up to credit hours.

  Transfer Credit Hours
Post-Masters Certificate - Human Resources Online Campus
Tuition
Cost per Credit$595.00
Base Tuition$9,520.00
Savings from Transfer Credits (9 x $595.00 )(-$5,355.00)
Estimated Tuition Cost*$4,165.00
Fees
One-time Program Fee$0.00
Per-semester Program Fee$0.00
Per-semester Learner Resource Fee$490.00
Estimated Total Fee*$980.00
Total Semesters 1
RequiredNeeded
22
Total Credits
RequiredNeeded
167
Estimated Cost 2
Base CostYour Cost
$10,500.00$5,145.00
Estimated Savings*
$5,355.00

Available Scholarships

Who Can Apply

Any student in a degree-seeking program that makes on-time, out of pocket payments toward tuition and fee expenses.

Requirements

The amount of the payments made that exceed the amount of excess loan funding received will be used to calculate total award. Eligible students must make on-time payments, according to a predetermined payment plan. Restrictions may vary.

  • Matching percentage is based on student’s EFC at the time of application.
  • Student’s with a Pell eligible EFC will receive a 100% match
  • Students will non-Pell eligible EFC will receive 50% match
  • Students who do no complete the FAFSA will automatically qualify for the 50% match.
Who Can Apply

Herzing is excited to award this scholarship during the season on giving. This scholarship is available to new, current, or re-enrolled student applicants.

Requirements

Must maintain continuous enrollment and submit online form. Recipients are chosen at random. For more information, please contact your Financial Advisor.


Questions?

Reach out to a member of the Financial Aid team at the Online campus:

Financial Aid Team
(866) 508-0748
fa@herzing.edu

1 

Actual semesters to complete are dependent upon university approved transfer credits and program mapping.

2 

Estimated program length, estimated number of semesters, and estimated program shown above are standard by program for each student based on: a student taking a full-time course load each semester, the student not having any transfer credits (from previous Herzing experiences or from other post-secondary institutions), and successful completion of each course.

Current tuition rates for Nursing programs are effective through the Summer 2022 semester, and tuition rates for all non-Nursing programs are effective through the Fall 2022 semester.