Master of Human Resources Management (MHRM) for Under $10K

Online Master's Degree

Your next step as a strategic HR leader: Gain Master’s-level skills in data-driven decision-making, emotional intelligence and other organizational leadership strengths. Earn your online Master's in Human Resources Management for under $10,0005 in our program created for working professionals. Study with industry-experienced faculty in our MHRM online program to become the strategic partner your company needs to thrive in game-changing times.

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  • Progressive Curriculum and Exam Preparation

    The MHRM degree program curriculum is fully aligned with the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) HR Curriculum Guidebook and academically prepares you to sit for the SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP exams. In addition, the program academically prepares you to sit for the Professional in Human Resources® (PHR®) and Senior Professional Human Resources® (SPHR®) certifications offered by the HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®).2

  • Flex Choice®: Get Credit for What You Know

    This Master’s degree is a Flex Choice® competency-based education program (CBE). The unique design of its courses allows you to show what you know as soon as you know it. As a national leader in CBE, we are helping to advance this cutting-edge, faculty-led, project-based learning approach that prioritizes your learning over deadlines. For additional information, visit our Flex Choice page.

  • Four Start Dates a Year

    With four start dates a year and a total of 12 courses—each 11 weeks in length—you can begin your education when you’re ready and finish in as few as 181 months for under $10,000.5

  • Regional Accreditation

    Rasmussen University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org), a regional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

Master of Human Resources Management Credentials Offered

Master of Human Resource Management

Master's Degree

Finish in as few as

18 months1 for under $10K5

Learning includes

  • Online
  • Flex Choice®

Intended for

Students interested in advancing their professional skills in analytics, leadership, strategy and management online in order to advance their career and become a strategic leader in their organization.

Prepares you for

Director/manager of human resources, director of leadership and organizational development, director of compensation and benefits, senior human resources professional or manager, human resources consultant, director of training and development

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Turn Your Online Master of Human Resources Management Education into a Career

We’ve made advancing your human resources management career even easier by offering classes that fit into a busy working schedule. Through career-focused curriculum and practical, hands-on opportunities in your Human Resources Management courses online, you can prepare for your career as a human resources leader. Our online Human Resources Management Master’s degree program is designed to help you gain the education and relevant skills employers seek.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), earning a degree, regardless of the field of study, can improve income potential.4 Here are just a few examples of where an online Human Resources Management Master’s degree can take you.

Human Resources Managers

  • BLS Earnings Data:3

    • $68,300 10th Percentile
    • $88,150 25th Percentile
    • $116,720 50th Percentile
  • BLS Projected Growth 2018–2028:3

    7%

  • BLS Typical Entry-Level Education:

    • Bachelor's Degree

Compensation and Benefits Managers

  • BLS Earnings Data:3

    • $69,870 10th Percentile
    • $91,430 25th Percentile
    • $122,270 50th Percentile
  • BLS Projected Growth 2018–2028:3

    3%

  • BLS Typical Entry-Level Education:

    • Bachelor's Degree

Training and Development Managers

  • BLS Earnings Data:3

    • $64,720 10th Percentile
    • $84,720 25th Percentile
    • $113,350 50th Percentile
  • BLS Projected Growth 2018–2028:3

    8%

  • BLS Typical Entry-Level Education:

    • Bachelor's Degree
  1. Completion time is dependent on transfer credits accepted and the number of courses completed each term.
  2. PHR® and SPHR® are all registered trademarks of HR Certification Institute.
  3. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Employment Statistics, [salary data accessed May 21, 2020] https://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes292061.htm. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, [career information accessed May 21, 2020] www.bls.gov/ooh/. BLS salary data represents national, averaged earnings for the occupations listed and includes workers at all levels of education and experience. This data does not represent starting salaries. Employment conditions in your area may vary.
  4. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Current Population Study. Unemployment rates and earnings by educational attainment, 2019. Accessed by 7/15/2020. Data is for persons age 25 and older full-time wage and salary earners. https://www.bls.gov/emp/chart-unemployment-earnings-education.htm
  5. Tuition for MBA, MHRM, MHA, MSN and MSDS programs is $155 per credit ($125 per credit for MPH). Students in all programs must maintain continuous enrollment to remain eligible for the tuition pricing of $155/$125 per credit. A student who withdraws and re-enrolls will be required to pay the tuition price offered at the time of their re-enrollment. Students who receive the tuition price of $155/$125 per credit cannot use any additional discounts, grants and/or scholarships. If a student needs to retake one or more courses in the degree program, the total cost of the program will exceed $10,000. Program cost breakdown: $7,440 in tuition + $2,460 in fees = $9,900 in program cost ($7,000 in tuition + $2,870 in fees = $9,870 in program cost for MPH).
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