Human Resource Management, Graduate Certificate

Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management

University of Nebraska - Lincoln

  • Fully Online
  • 12
    Credits
  • $650.00
    In-State
  • $650.00
    Out-of-State

Program Overview

The online Human Resource Management, Graduate Certificate is designed to prepare professionals to recruit and retain an organization’s most important asset: its people. Students will gain knowledge about recruitment, selection, performance evaluation, compensation and the legal aspects of employment.

Students choose this graduate certificate in human resource management because: 

  • The flexible format, which includes 8-week courses. 
  • Courses are optimized for mobile access and delivery. 
  • Credits earned in this certificate can be applied towards an MBA.
  • World-class Big Ten faculty offers dynamic online learning experiences and courses backed by scholarly research and lead the conversation on what’s next in business 
  • The network of peers that spans multiple industries, job titles and geographic locations, who provide meaningful connections and exceptional peer-to-peer learning opportunities 

Core courses in this program provide students with comprehensive skills directly applicable to today’s business world. 

Career Outlook: The United States Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that the demand for Human Resources Managers is growing at a rate of 7%, faster than the national average. As new companies form and organizations expand their operations, they will need more human resources managers to oversee and administer their programs.

Career paths may include:

  • Human Resources Manager
  • Compensation and Benefits Managers
  • Human Resources Specialists
  • Labor Relations Specialists
  • Training and Development Managers

Admissions and Requirements

To be accepted to this program, you must have:

  1. A Bachelor's degree

  2. 3 GPA or above on a 4.0 scale

  3. Previous work experience

    One year of work experience.

  4. Taken the GRE or GMAT

  5. Official transcripts from all previous schools

To apply to this program:

  1. Apply and be admitted to the Graduate Studies at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
  2. Pay the non-refundable $50 application processing fee.

Courses You’ll Take

Tuition & Fees

Nebraska Residents

Per Credit Hour

Tuition
$650.00
Fees
$0.00
Total
$650.00

3 Credit Hours

Tuition
$1950.00
Fees
$0.00
Total
$1950.00

Out of State Residents

Per Credit Hour

Tuition
$650.00
Fees
$0.00
Total
$650.00

3 Credit Hours

Tuition
$1950.00
Fees
$0.00
Total
$1950.00
About Faculty

University of Nebraska online courses are taught by expert faculty who embody the qualities resulting from research experience and professional/field experience. Students learn from faculty with a variety of backgrounds, many of whom are published researchers in their fields. NU faculty who teach online do so in a way that optimizes learning within the online modality and because technology enables students to access education they may otherwise may not be able to pursue.

Application Deadlines
  • Fall SemesterJul 01
  • Spring SemesterNov 01
  • Summer SemesterApr 01