Featuring a curriculum that’s certified to industry standards set by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and a flexible online pathway to completion designed with the nontraditional student in mind, the Fox Master of Science in Human Resource Management will help you lead the way to organizational change—and a rewarding career.


Admissions Criteria

Candidates for the Fox Human Resource Management 4+1 program must meet the following guidelines for admission:


Curriculum

Courses to Be Completed as an Undergraduate

The Fox 4+1 HRM program fits the schedule of a nontraditional undergraduate student by using elective space to begin the master’s program.

Undergraduate YearFall SemesterSpring Semester
JuniorHRM 5051: HR Management Strategies (3 credits) or HRM 5117: HR in a Dynamic Environment (3 credits)HRM 5051: HR Management Strategies (3 credits) or HRM 5117: HR in a Dynamic Environment
SeniorHRM 5116: Strategic Reward Systems (3 credits) or HRM 5115: Best Practices in HRM (3 credits)HRM HRM 5116: Strategic Reward Systems (3 credits) or HRM 5115: Best Practices in HRM (3 credits)

Total: 12 credits

Remaining Master’s Requirements

Because the Master of Science in Human Resource Management features a unique rotating online schedule, specific semesters cannot be provided in advance. Students will be advised when required classes are available and should fill in remaining credit hours with electives.

HRM 5054: Leadership Development (3 credits)—required.
HRM 5131: Ethical Management (3 credits)—required.
Plus 12 credits of 5000-level or higher HRM elective courses.

Total: 18 credits