Master in Human Resources in North America

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A masters refers to the completion of a graduate study program that prepares students to further their knowledge of a specific subject or advance their careers. The majority of masters are granted by state or public universities.

Generally speaking, a human resources degree refers to the workers that make up an organization and, therefore, prepares students for different kinds of jobs. While working toward a degree of this kind, students may take classes that delve into topics like pay equality, employment law, organizational behavior, leadership and management.

 

The United States of America commonly called the United States, is a federal republic consisting of fifty states and a federal district. The 48 contiguous states and the federal district of Washington, D.C. are in first North America between Canada and Mexico. The state of Alaska is in northwestern North America, west of Canada and east of Russia across the Bering Strait, and the state of Hawaii is an archipelago in the mid-North Pacific. The country also has five populated and nine unpopulated territories in the Pacific and the Caribbean.

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Master of Human Resource Management

Saint Francis University
Campus or Online Full time September 2018 USA Loretto

The Shields School of Business MHRM Program serves both the HR professional established in a career as well as those aspiring to enter the field. The MHRM program is career-focused, comprehensive in scope and structured to meet the needs of working professionals as well as persons studying full time to earn the degree. [+]

Master of Human Resource Management

The Shields School of Business MHRM Program serves both the HR professional established in a career as well as those aspiring to enter the field. The MHRM program is career-focused, comprehensive in scope and structured to meet the needs of working professionals as well as persons studying full time to earn the degree. To find out more about our online program, please visit our Online MHRM Website.

Why get a grad business degree at SFU?

1. Flexibility. We know your schedule is filled with career, family, and life demands. Our classes can be taken face-to-face or online so you can learn at your convenience. Many classes are offered at off-campus locations in Altoona and Johnstown.... [-]


Master in Human Resource Management (MHRM)

American University of Beirut - AUB
Campus Full time 15 - 18 months October 2018 Lebanon Beirut USA New York + 2 more

The MHRM requires a minimum of 30 credit hours in 9 required courses (27 credits) and one (3 credit) industry project/practicum. The comprehensive industry project is rooted in applying analytical and conceptual skills, knowledge and tools to a real-time strategic HR problem. [+]

Program Overview

The MHRM requires a minimum of 30 credit hours in 9 required courses (27 credits) and one (3 credit) industry project/practicum. The comprehensive industry project is rooted in applying analytical and conceptual skills, knowledge and tools to a real-time strategic HR problem. Admitted students not having an undergraduate degree in business will be required to take, prior to enrolling in the MHRM program, two pre-requisite courses (remedial courses) of 3 credits each.

Program Delivery

Participants normally complete the program in 15 – 18 months depending on their backgrounds. Classes are normally delivered in three full days (Thursday, Friday, Saturday) every 3 weeks requiring approximately 1.25 years (15 months) for program completion.... [-]


Masters In Business Administration With Human Resources

Universidad Tecmilenio
Campus or Online Full time Part time 5 semesters July 2018 Mexico Mexico Online Chihuahua San Luis Potosi Culiacan Mazatlán Guadalajara Cancún Veracruz Puebla Merida Hermosillo Ciudad Obregon Queretaro Durango Campus Cuernavaca Mexico State Mexico City Monterrey Torreon Ciudad Juárez Villahermosa Nuevo Laredo + 22 more

By graduating from the Master of Business Administration with Human Resources, you are able to: Solve problems of human capital management, aligning decisions to the objectives of organizations. [+]

Why this Master?

Choose Tecmilenio University

One of the factors of success of the professionals, is the credibility. For you to gain credibility, we will certify you in everything you learn. We have professors specialized in Human Resources, Administration and Psychology. In addition to providing you with knowledge, we will enable you to improve your social skills. For your experience to be international, we have exchange plans. Thanks to our business relationship, you can get in touch with different institutions dedicated to the recruitment and development of human talent.

Being part of the Tecmilenio University is better

One of the advantages of studying at Tecmilenio University is that you will work at the same pace as the workforce. Get update. When you graduate, you have increased your years of experience. Human resources, training or organizational behavior? We will advise you to perfect yourself in the category that suits you. What do I get? ... [-]

Master of Management: Human Resource Management

University of Windsor, Graduate
Campus Full time 16 months September 2018 Canada Windsor

Investing in your education with the Master of Management - Human Resource Management will provide you with the thorough business knowledge that will serve as a foundation throughout your career. This program will help you to become a professional and leader in the international business world. [+]

Program Details

Investing in your education with the Master of Management - Human Resource Management will provide you with the thorough business knowledge that will serve as a foundation throughout your career. This program will help you to become a professional and leader in the international business world. The course-based Master of Management - Human Resource Management will prepare you for a leadership position within the Human Resource field in Canada or abroad.

You will study and live in Canada for 16 months. This program includes 12 prescribed courses completed over 4 academic terms.

In addition to your academic studies, students also participate in the Master of Management Employment Program. Facilitated jointly by the Odette Career and Placement Services and the Centre for Executive and Professional Education, the program guides students towards the development of their Career Portfolio and builds the skills necessary to obtain employment upon graduation.... [-]


Master of Management – Human Resource Management

National American University
Campus or Online Full time Part time September 2018 USA Austin

The Master of Management program offers graduates of diverse undergraduate programs the opportunity to expand their knowledge and skills base in the area of management. The program is designed to help the student develop a well-rounded portfolio of management knowledge, skills and abilities along with a holistic view of the organization. [+]

The Master of Management program offers graduates of diverse undergraduate programs the opportunity to expand their knowledge and skills base in the area of management. The program is designed to help the student develop a well-rounded portfolio of management knowledge, skills and abilities along with a holistic view of the organization. Course topics focus on management issues in areas such as human resources, marketing, information technology, finance and accounting, leadership, communication and international business. The degree program consists of 10 courses and successful completion of 45 credit hours.

Emphasis Human Resource Management:

Students will learn about human resource practices associated with each stage of the employment process-- from hiring, to managing, to firing-- and emphasize the application of legal concepts to future business situations. Students will addresses human resource topics (including reward systems, high-performance human resource systems, training and development, retention, equal employment opportunity laws, workforce diversity, and union-management relationships) from a strategic perspective. Examine the role of the human resource (HR) function in contributing to an organization’s business strategy and creating sustainable competitive advantages. Electives Human Resource Law Human Resource Management Training and Development in Human Resource Management Employee Evaluation and Compensation Strategic Human Resource Management Career Options HR Director/ Manager HR Consultant Training & Development Manager Executive Recruiter [-]

Master of Arts in Human Resources & Industrial Relations

Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 4 years September 2018 USA Minneapolis + 1 more

The Master of Arts in Human Resources and Industrial Relations is widely considered to be one of the top programs of its kind in the nation and is available through a full-time or part-time option. Taught by world-renowned faculty, the curriculum gives students a thorough understanding of contemporary HR practices and the underlying theories that are necessary for successful careers in the field. [+]

The Master of Arts in Human Resources and Industrial Relations is widely considered to be one of the top programs of its kind in the nation and is available through a full-time or part-time option. Taught by world-renowned faculty, the curriculum gives students a thorough understanding of contemporary HR practices and the underlying theories that are necessary for successful careers in the field.

A Dynamic Field of Study

The field of human resources and industrial relations encompasses all aspects of the employment relationship, from human resource management to labor relations and beyond. By blending theory and practice, our degree programs provide our full-time and part-time students with a multi-disciplinary foundation in economics, psychology, business, ethics, culture, and law.... [-]


Specialized Graduate Studies In People Management In The Workplace

Université du Québec à Rimouski UQAR
Campus 6 months September 2018 Canada Rimouski Lévis

The specialized graduate diploma (DESS) in people management in the workplace is a human resource management DESS. It aims to train future managers for managing employees by offering a specialization on the human factor in the company. [+]

The specialized graduate diploma (DESS) in people management in the workplace is a human resource management DESS. It aims to train future managers for managing employees by offering a specialization on the human factor in the company.

It deals with themes there as mobilization, motivation, conflict management, ethics, consolidation of work teams, negotiation, leadership, management of different generations, etc.

Passage Masters

All courses of specialized graduate diploma (DESS) in people management in the workplace are part of the Master of managing people in the workplace.

Students who have completed the Master may obtain control by completing additional courses and testing of 12 credits. This will, however, have the following courses as electives DESS: GPE6409 complexity of the human: theories and models and GPE65004 Research Methodology.... [-]


Master Of Managing People In The Workplace (without Memory)

Université du Québec à Rimouski UQAR
Campus Full time 6 months September 2018 Canada Rimouski Lévis + 1 more

Proficiency in managing people in the workplace is a Masters in human resource management. [+]

Proficiency in managing people in the workplace is a Masters in human resource management.

The challenges of intergenerational and intercultural relations, motivation, labor-management relations and conflict management are all topics that deserve further by this program.

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Master of people management in the workplace, tracking research (with memory)

While providing the knowledge and key skills in people management, this path familiarises students with research methodologies in this field.

It allows for a research project (memory 21 credits) to deepen their knowledge on a specific topic related to the issue of the human dimension of management.

This pathway also helps develop the skills required for the pursuit of doctoral studies.... [-]


Master Of Managing People In The Workplace (with Memory)

Université du Québec à Rimouski UQAR
Campus Full time 6 months September 2018 Canada Rimouski Lévis + 1 more

Proficiency in managing people in the workplace is a Masters in human resource management. [+]

Proficiency in managing people in the workplace is a Masters in human resource management.

The challenges of intergenerational and intercultural relations, motivation, labor-management relations and conflict management are all topics that deserve further by this program.

paths

Master of people management in the workplace, tracking research (with memory)

While providing the knowledge and key skills in people management, this path familiarises students with research methodologies in this field.

It allows for a research project (memory 21 credits) to deepen their knowledge on a specific topic related to the issue of the human dimension of management.

This pathway also helps develop the skills required for the pursuit of doctoral studies.... [-]


Master of Human Resource Management (MHRM)

DeVry University
Campus Full time Open Enrollment USA Chicago Pomona New York Sherman Oaks Fremont Manhattan + 4 more

The Master of Human Resource Management degree program will help prepare you to provide a strategic staffing vision across multiple disciplines in the business environment [+]

The Master of Human Resource Management degree program will help prepare you to provide a strategic staffing vision across multiple disciplines in the business environment, and help you be able to assess and respond to your company's business goals to ensure that your most valuable asset - your people - are available, capable and effective. We are continually evolving our curriculum to ensure that the Master's in Human Resource Management program is aligned with the current HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates of the Society for Human Resource Management.

The Master of Human Resource Management degree program is available on the following locations:

Chicago Loop (Chicago, IL) Pomona (Los Angeles, CA) ... [-]

Master of Human Resource Management

Fisher College of Business, The Ohio State University
Campus Full time 2 semesters August 2018 USA Columbus

Fisher's MHRM program is one of the very few HR graduate programs in the United States taught within a college of business. In addition to learning from leading HR and organizational experts, your focus while enrolled in the program will be to take HR theories and apply them in real-world settings. [+]

Located in Columbus, Ohio, the Master of Human Resource Management (MHRM) program at Fisher College of Business is one of the very few HR graduate programs in the United States taught within a college of business. At Fisher, you will find a unique combination of benefits that separates a Fisher MHRM from the pack:

Dedicated support from our MHRM career management team. In 2014, average starting salaries for our graduates were over $73,000.. An HR program housed in a college of business. At Fisher you won't just learn new skills but how to apply them making you more valuable to potential employers. Fisher’s intentionally small size, which helps you build deeper relationships and a stronger network with fellow students, alumni, faculty and staff. ... [-]

Master of Human Resources

University of South Carolina Darla Moore School of Business
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Columbia

Innovation, customer service and efficiency all depend on hiring the right people, developing their skills and abilities, motivating them through effective reward systems and helping them learn how to [+]

Master of Human Resources

Innovation, customer service and efficiency all depend on hiring the right people, developing their skills and abilities, motivating them through effective reward systems and helping them learn how to function as part of a business team. A key factor separating successful firms from less-profitable competitors is how each manages its human resources. Human resources plays a central role in all of the major challenges facing businesses today.

Established in 1983, the Master of Human Resources program at the Darla Moore School of Business has become a recognized leader in this field. Moore has built this reputation with:

An emphasis on strategic partnership between HR and general management A “generalist” oriented program of study A required internship Historically high placement rates ... [-]

Master of Management/Human Resources Management

University of Phoenix Online
Online Full time Part time 2 years September 2018 USA Phoenix + 1 more

Students learn to synthesize business concepts and practices presented in this program to develop solutions for specific managerial situations found within the organizational environment. [+]

The Master of Management/Human Resources Management program is designed to enhance the management skills students need to function effectively within an organization. Students learn to synthesize business concepts and practices presented in this program to develop solutions for specific managerial situations found within the organizational environment. Areas of focus include development of human capital, implementation of organizational initiatives, managing conflict, fostering creativity, innovation through organizational design, and managing in a cross-cultural environment.

The Master of Management program at University of Phoenix utilizes problem-based learning where students refine their problem-solving skills along with their communication, creativity, information-utilization, and critical-thinking skills. They are assessed on the basis of their use of the problem-solving process (which employs a general rubric) as well as their communication and critical-thinking skills during their presentations. Learning teams will apply the principles of benchmarking throughout the program to research the most creative solutions to a problem. This will enrich the alternatives that learners consider in evaluating possible solutions to the problems. ... [-]


Master of Human Resources Management (MHRM)

California National University for Advanced Studies
Online Part time September 2018 USA Northridge

The Master of Human Resources Management requires the completion of a minimum of 36 units which consist of a mixture of guided instruction and guided instruction/lab formats. [+]

By pursuing a Master of Human Resources Management Degree, the skills you have acquired in a specific field are recognized as pre-requisites for this advanced professional degree. Your prior knowledge and experience is enhanced by graduate studies which focus on your chosen profession.

The Master of Human Resources Management requires the completion of a minimum of 36 units which consist of a mixture of guided instruction and guided instruction/lab formats. Laboratory coursework is completed through practical business experience. Students complete a Professional Core and then select a Professional Focus as a course of study.

Each course is completed in 15 weeks, requiring contact with faculty, or a mutually approved and arranged equivalent. Students must own or have access to a computer. Each course requires the completion of both developmental and evaluative assignments. Completion of the developmental assignment must demonstrate commitment to the acquisition of knowledge and skills within the course area, to the satisfaction of the faculty. Completion of the evaluative assignment must demonstrate mastery of all course material to the satisfaction of faculty, whose evaluation is expressed in the assignment of a final course grade. Specified in the outline for each course: Developmental and evaluative assignments, faculty contact, guided instruction, and laboratory and developmental components.... [-]


Master of Human Resource Management (MHRM)

University of Hawaii at Manoa Shidler College of Business
Campus Part time 18 months September 2018 USA Manoa Honolulu Vietnam Hanoi + 3 more

The Master of Human Resource Management (MHRM) program is offered in an accelerated executive format for working professionals and is specifically customized to equip human resource managers with the tools necessary to effectively meet the challenges of an ever-changing business climate. [+]

In today’s highly competitive business environment, the roles and responsibilities of human resource professionals have become increasingly critical to corporate success. Human Resource Management (HRM) professionals must understand human resource issues and management trends in a competitive global economy as well as a broad spectrum of state and federal employment legislation.

The Master of Human Resource Management (MHRM) program is offered in an accelerated executive format for working professionals and is specifically customized to equip human resource managers with the tools necessary to effectively meet the challenges of an ever-changing business climate.

This 18-month, 30-credit-hour program (ten, 3-credit-hour graduate level courses) is designed to enhance the skills of individuals in the profession as well as those interested in pursuing a career in HRM. ... [-]