Human Resources Management, MS

Our curriculum fully aligns with the Society for Human Resource Management's (SHRM) HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates. Our foundational courses are based on organizational concepts and theories & human resource practices. This Human Resources Management master's program is designed to be completed right from your computer.

Program Specific Admissions Requirements

The online Master of Science in Human Resources Management requires:

  • Online Application
  • Transfer of Credit Policy Form
  • Professional Resume
  • Statement of Intent
  • Three Letters of Reference - at least one reference must be from a supervisor or other professional reference

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The online Master of Science in Human Resources Management is designed to help you change and improve organizations from the human performance perspective. The excellence of our faculty and curriculum is confirmed by the mission of The University of Scranton.

A rigorous program of study in the scholarly Jesuit tradition and aligned with the Society for Human Resource Management’s (SHRM) HR Curriculum Guidebook, the curriculum addresses practical issues in the contemporary workplace. This includes staffing as a strategic component of organizational development, learning in the context of the workplace, and cultural diversity.

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    Why Choose Scranton?

    MS in Human Resources Management

    Our program covers a variety of HR dynamics. We are SHRM aligned!

    Nationally Ranked

    Forbes named The University of Scranton as one of the America's Best Value Colleges & as a Top College in the Northeast.

    Jesuit Education

    As one of the 27 Jesuit colleges and universities in the United States, we are commited to developing the whole person.

    Beyond the Classroom

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    Human Resource leaders have rewarding careers with the common goal of connecting management with its employees.

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    Resource Center

    Interested in learning more about careers and outcomes for this program and more? Explore our Resource Center.

    Human Resource Information

    SHRM Aligned

    Our program is aligned with Society for Human Resource Management’s (SHRM) HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates

    Expert Faculty

    Our faculty are continuously publishing their research, which keeps them current in their knowledge

    Graduate Program Director

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    Ken Zula, Ph.D.

    Graduate Program Director


    M.S., Misericordia University Ph.D., Penn State University


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