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Human Resources Management

Human Resources Management Certificate

Are you interested in pursuing a career in the exciting and growing human resources management sector? If so, the Graduate Certificate in Human Resources Management at the University of Houston-Victoria is a great alternative to consider. You will have an opportunity to take advanced graduate-level courses and increase and refine your knowledge of the human resources world.

Why Pursue the UHV’s Graduate Certificate in Human Resources Management?

Through the Graduate Certificate in Human Resources Management, you will enjoy the benefits of additional credentials without having to dedicate time and money to a complete master’s degree program.

A graduate certificate will give you a competitive edge in the professional world and help you stand out from other candidates. If you want to increase your hire-ability or expand your skillset in human resources matters, this certificate program is an excellent fit for you.

Courses for the graduate certificate are available during the fall, spring and summer semesters. The program consists of four courses, all of which are available online, making it a perfect fit for busy students and those with other commitments that make attending class in person difficult.

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Requirements: 12 semester hours composed of required related courses.

The four required courses are:

Who Should Apply?

A Graduate Certificate in Human Resources Management is an excellent choice for anyone who has received a bachelor’s degree and wants to obtain the knowledge and skills necessary for a career in human resources management.

If you want to gain further expertise in your field or change your area of expertise altogether, this is a great option to consider. It is an excellent fit for anyone who wants to expand their skillset while receiving graduate-level education in a relatively short time frame.

The Program Experience

Interested in Furthering Your Education?

Completing the program is also your first step toward earning a Strategic MBA. If you wish to further your education, an MBA will provide advanced knowledge and expertise, which will allow you to move into more advanced positions. All of the courses you complete in the certificate program are directly transferrable to the MBA program.

We also have other graduate certificate programs available if you're interested in gaining specialized knowledge in a different area of business without completing an MBA.

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A graduate certificate in human resources management prepares you for a wide range of careers:

  • Human Resource Director
  • Training and Development Manager
  • Compensation and Benefits Manager
  • Talent Acquisition/Recruiting Specialist
  • Employee Relations Manager
  • Team Leader and more!

Key Benefits at UHV

What makes UHV’s Graduate Certificate in Human Resources Management unique?

At UHV, students will:

  • Study with highly specialized faculty with advanced degrees in their field.
  • Learn from practitioners and scholars, reaping the benefits of both theory and experience.
  • Experience contemporary curriculum revised and updated to represent today's organizational challenges.
  • Acquire job-related skills applicable to manager, supervisor, and team leader positions.

Our program provides students with real-world educational experiences and an opportunity to learn from human resources experts. Upon completing the certificate, you will feel confident in any HR setting and equipped to make smarter business decisions.

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