Executive MS in Human Resource Management

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The Executive Master's in Human Resource Management is a great opportunity for busy professionals to acquire additional skills, competencies and credentials.


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Take Your HR Career to the Next Level

The Zicklin Executive Masters of Science in Human Resource Management (EMS HRM) is designed for HR professionals with 5 or more years of work experience who are seeking to accelerate their careers. Modern organizations realize that people are the key to sustainable business success – HR has evolved from a support function to a revenue driver. Today’s HR practitioners need to understand how business strategy ties into people strategy. The EMS HRM 30 credit curriculum is closely aligned with state-of-the-art HR competencies required to succeed as an HR leader. In addition, students will acquire solid knowledge and practice in foundational principles relevant to daily HR practice, including negotiations, employee well-being, and labor issues.

The Executive MS in Human Resource Management program leads to a Master of Science degree.

Program Highlights

Accelerated Length: 20 Months (including an 8 week break in summer)

Convenient Class Schedule: Monday and Wednesday Evenings | 6pm – 8:45pm

Modern Curriculum: AACSB-accredited program that will prepare you to take on emerging HR challenges (e.g., “big data,” digitization)

Relevant Faculty: Learn from faculty with both academic excellence and real-world experience

Professional Classmates: Move through the lock-step program alongside an experienced, diverse cohort of professionals with industry experience.

Unique Global Learning Experience: 8 to 10-day international study tour gives you a global business perspective.

Advanced Networking Opportunities: With 25+ years of history, our program gives you exposure to executives in the classroom and at exclusive executive mentoring events.

All-Inclusive Cost: The $48,500 comprehensive program fee covers tuition for all courses in the program (30 credits), as well as all books and classroom materials, class-day meals, international study tour, and much more!

Test scores are not required for admission.

Upcoming Events

Executive Admissions Webinar | July 8th | 11:30AM ET

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