Learn to develop talent, lead organizational change and communicate with key leaders as a strategic human resources professional. Purdue University’s Master of Science in Human Resource Management (MSHRM) program offers mentorship and flexible instruction in all aspects of human resources, organizational behavior and management. Prepare yourself to become a leader in HR strategy and analytics, negotiations, compensation, talent acquisition and more.
The 36-credit hour program develops and empowers HR-focused, business-savvy leaders who thrive in a variety of industries in multinational corporations across the globe. Complete this residential program in 9 or 16 months. MSHRM coursework is aligned with the Society for Human Resource Management’s (SHRM) guidelines, and our students benefit from experiential learning opportunities including consulting projects, study abroad, case competitions, conferences and involvement in the student-run chapter of SHRM.
36 Credit Hours
Full-time 11 or 18 months
Main Campus, West Lafayette
Cristian Mercado, MSHRM '22, served as president of the Society for Human Resource Management as well as the lead committee member for the Purdue HR Case Competition and Conference. Case competitions are unique, valuable experiences, he says. “Any incoming student should take part in them. You get to speak to actual HR problems. You get real-life experience. You learn about consulting, presentation skills, networking, etc. You also meet other future HR professionals.”Read More
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