Master of Science in Human Resource Development

The master’s degree in Human Resource Development program focuses on the professional practice of human resource management, development, leadership and organizational change and effectiveness. The program is ideal if you are looking to enter the human resources profession, seeking to expand your knowledge and expertise or wanting to improve your practice and advancement opportunities.

The Human Resource Development program provides you with a core education in the fundamentals of human resources while offering you the flexibility to select the courses that are most meaningful to your career plans and aspirations.  Students may emphasize, through their electives, one of the following areas:


  • General Human Resource Management
  • Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • Leadership and Organization Development
  • Employee Training and Development