Essentials in Human Resource Management Professional Certificate

This program offers a complete overview of human resource management roles and responsibilities, utilizing current real-life human resource issues that are vital to effectively managing day-to-day human resource challenges. This program is developed by leading HR experts, practitioners and legal counsel.

  • Learn how to reduce the risk of potential high-cost litigation.
  • Become more effective at handling HR issues.
  • Strengthen your employee management skills.



  • Human Resource Management
  • Employment Law
  • Recruitment and Selection
  • Compensation and Benefits
  • Employee Development
  • Performance Management


Whether you are a

  • small business owner,
  • manager,
  • supervisor,
  • office administrator/manager,
  • entry level HR staff,
  • specialist in one area of HR who wishes to attain a better overall understanding of the field, or
  • an individual seeking to enter the human resource management field,

 the Essentials in Human Resource Management Professional Certificate is for you.

Gain knowledge and skills you can use immediately.  Register online today!

Download registration form (pdf)

“The facilitator was very knowledgeable and a good and interesting presenter.”
- picture of student smilingD. H., accounting/HR director

“I can apply everything I learned to my job.”
     - B. H., HR coordinator, Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw

“The open discussion and information from other HR professionals was great.”
     - S. S., HR senior secretary


Human Resources Employment – Double Digit Growth Predicted!

HR employment is expected to grow 22% by 2018, faster than average for all occupations.* Legislation and court rulings continue setting standards that fuel the demand for qualified individuals. A wide variety of human resources jobs await professionals with expertise.

*Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2010-11 Occupational Outlook Handbook
Prospective students are encouraged to conduct research regarding local job growth rates as they may vary from the national average.