Certificate in Human Resources Management

College of Business and Public Management

The certificate in human resources management is designed for graduate students who want to enhance their skills and knowledge in the area of human resources. Students may earn the certificate by completing each of the following human resources management courses with a minimum grade of B in each:

PPA 504Public Human Resource Management3
PPA 550Topics in HR Management3
PPA 551Staffing and Development3
PPA 552Employee Relations3
PPA 553Labor Relations3
PPA 554Compensation Analysis and Benefits Planning3
Total Credits Required18

Degree students in the M.P.A. human resources concentration are eligible for the certificate after completing the stated requirements.

Individuals with a bachelor’s degree may pursue the certificate independent of the full M.P.A. Such applicants must apply under the professional growth admissions category and must meet all the admissions requirements required for the M.P.A.