Whether you are just entering the field of human resources or moving into an executive position in HR, earning your master’s in human resources management can help you fulfill your professional goals.

Walden’s human resources degree program can help you gain the strategic, organizational, management, and analytical skills that today’s employers are seeking. With three optional specializations, students can deepen their knowledge in the area of human resources to meet their individual career goals.

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) acknowledges that Walden’s MS in Human Resource Management fully aligns with the SHRM’s 2014 edition of HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates, which helps define HR education standards and help business schools develop degree programs that follow these standards. Walden’s human resource master’s program provides practical experiences to help prepare you to develop the skills needed to become a functional specialist or a strategic HR leader supporting small and large organizations.

Find detailed information for this program, including possible occupations, completion rate, program costs, and median student loan debt.

  • Taking the Next Step in Your Career

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    Brooke Rivard, MS in Human Resource Management student, chose Walden’s program because it aligns with SHRM standards. 

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  • Considering a career in human resources?

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    Download Walden’s Guide for Human Resource Management Careers (pdf).

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    SHRM LogoJoin Walden’s virtual student chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management.
    Gain access to a wide network of human resource professionals and stay current on the best practices in the field.

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