An internship in human resources management can provide you with practical experience in a variety of human resource job functions. Certificate students must complete a minimum of 20 units of program curriculum (typically 5 courses), with a GPA of 3.0 or better, before enrolling in the internship.
This program is perfect for...
- Individuals interested in a solid foundation in human resources management
- Human resources professionals interested in career advancement
- Those seeking to enhance their career opportunities
- Those looking for a career transition
What you can learn.
- The fundamentals of human resources management
- Design and administer compensations and benefits
- Design and structure a human resources department and recruit talent
- Employee relations and the legal aspects of HRM
About this program.
Whether you are completely new to the field or have some experience related to human resources, the Certificate in Human Resources Management will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to establish and advance your career in the field. This 36-unit certificate program offers a current, comprehensive, and practical grounding in the major areas required of a human resources professional. Our courses are conveniently scheduled and offer direct skills practice along with expert guidance from instructors who are well-respected experts and practitioners in the field.
We offer ongoing certificate advisory services to help students plan their course of study based on their needs and schedules. Additionally, career development opportunities exist through an internship program and professional association affiliations.
Format: This certificate can be completed 100% online or in-person. Courses are offered in online, remote, and classroom formats.
What this certificate has done for our students.
feel the certificate helped them enhance their careers
received an average salary increase of $19,566
3 in 5
received a promotion or found a better position after graduating
recommend the certificate program to others
Expect more from your education.
Our course curriculum is developed in cooperation with UCLA’s Anderson School of Management.
The Anderson School of Management is consistently ranked among the top tier business school programs in the country, based on rankings published by US News & World Report, Businessweek.
It is my firm belief that our program is top-notch because of a wonderful combination of two ingredients. The first is the passion our instructors display for teaching; the second is the excellent quality of the students who enroll in our courses.
Click below to view the required and elective courses, if applicable, for this program.
Estimated Cost Breakdown
All courses in this program are paid for individually, unless otherwise noted. An application form is required to establish candidacy in this program. From the 'Apply Now' button, complete the online application and pay the application fee if applicable.
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*The Application & Candidacy Fee establishes your candidacy in the program for a period of time covering normal progress toward completion and may allow you to access a variety of program benefits.
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The Certificate in Human Resources Management is approved for international students (F-1 student visa).
International applicants must demonstrate English language proficiency by submitting test scores from either TOEFL, IELTS or iTEP. Some applicants may be exempt from this requirement if certain criteria are met.
English language proficiency (minimum*):
- TOEFL iBT: 100
- IELTS Academic: 7.1 overall
- iTEP Academic-Plus: 5.1