Human Resource Management

In this specialization, you will examine and apply the science of industrial and organizational (I-O) psychology in effective human resource management (HRM) practices in today’s diverse workplace. Integrating concepts in business, HRM, and I-O psychology, the program helps you gain the interdisciplinary knowledge of theories, methods, and research findings to influence and drive successful HRM strategies. You will then apply this knowledge to organizational activities such as talent selection and placement, employee motivation, training and development, performance appraisals, and organizational change and development.

Completion Requirements

  • 48 total quarter credits

This sequence represents the minimum time to completion. Time to completion will vary by student, depending on individual progress and credits transferred, if applicable. For a personalized estimate of your time to completion, call an enrollment advisor at 855-646-5286.

Courses

The 11-week courses must be taken in the prescribed sequence below.
Course Code Course Credits
Course Code IPSY 6002 Course Foundations of Graduate Study in Psychology Credits (3 cr.)
Course Code IPSY 6200 Course Themes and Theories of I/O Psychology Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code IPSY 6480 Course Psychology of Organizational Behavior Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code IPSY 6214 Course Consulting for Organizational Change Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code RSCH 6110I Course Research Theory, Design, and Methods Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code IPSY 6705 Course Organizational Behavior Performance and Evaluation Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code RSCH 6210I Course Quantitative Reasoning and Analysis Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code IPSY 6715 Course Human Resource Strategy, Legal, and Ethical Considerations Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code IPSY 6725 Course Human Resource Talent Management Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code IPSY 6393 Course Capstone Credits (5 cr.)
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