Online Post Graduate Certificate
Human Resources (HR)


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 4 to 8 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 May 4.
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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

Ready to take the Next Step?

Enrollment fee WAIVED now through April 30th

Apply onlinerequest information or call 1-800-596-0724 to learn more about Herzing's Post-Master's Certificate - Business Program


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

Required Courses

All courses, 16.00 semester credit hours, are required.

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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.