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Human Resources Management


The human resources manager is the backbone of any successful business or organization. To guarantee their viability, human resource managers need to think of themselves as strategic partners. Webster University's human resources management program prepares human resource professionals to deal with the complexities and challenges of managing today's workforce.

The human resources management program at Webster is designed to provide a comprehensive coverage of the major human resource responsibilities, addressing both strategic and operational aspects.  Providing HR professionals with the skills and knowledge needed to work with people in various employment settings, a master's degree or undergraduate emphasis in human resources management focuses on maximizing the importance of the human element in organizations. By drawing upon the theories of the social and behavioral sciences and management, HR students will better understand the human resources management issues and be equipped to develop solutions to human resource management problems confronting both individuals and organizations.

Human Resources Management Points of Distinction

  • Flexible scheduling -- program offered in classroom and online
  • Small, convenient classes to fit your schedule
  • Designed with the SHRM guidelines and topics in mind to develop specific competencies and decision-making skills
  • The MA in human resources management program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

Human Resources Management Academic Programs

To read about specific program requirements, learning outcomes and how to apply, click on a program from the following list:

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