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Graduate Certificate in Human Resources Management
Earn your human resources graduate certificate in 8 months to advance in your career.
California State University, Fullerton offers the only Graduate Certificate in Human Resources Management in Southern California from a fully-accredited business school. Courses may be transferable to a Master's Program.
Superior human resources management can provide a significant competitive advantage. Human resources managers need to be viewed as fulfilling an integral and strategic role in the organization. Our graduate certificate allows mid-career HR professionals to propel their careers to new heights.
Offered in connection with the CSUF College of Business and Economics, a dual-accredited business school, this program's courses are transferable to the CSUF MBA program (e.g., Concentration in HR). Students are welcome to apply and take one class, or the entire program.
For successful completion of the Graduate Certificate, students must maintain an overall minimum GPA of 2.5.
- A bachelor degree from an accredited institution of higher education OR proof that a bachelor degree will be complete within the one semester of applying to this program
- A minimum GPA of 2.5 in the last 60 units attempted (as documented by official copies of transcripts from all higher education institutions attended)
- Good standing at the last college attended
- Those with a bachelors degree from an accredited institution.
- Mid-career HR professionals seeking career advancement.
- Individuals who want to take courses that apply to the Cal State Fullerton MBA program.
- Leaders or executives looking to guide organizational development and change in the workplace.
- Successful completion of three courses required to earn the certificate but you may also take only 1 or 2 courses of interest to you
- Six months long
- 100% online
- Seminar in Organizational Behavior
- January 25 - March 19
- Instructor: Benedicta Lusk
- Cost: $1,800
- Organizational Development and Change
- April 5 - May 28
- Instructor: Robert Murray
- Cost: $1,800
- Seminar in Human Resources Management
- June 7 - July 30
- Instructor: Shaun Pichler
- Cost: $1,800
HR Graduate Certificate Application
To apply to our Graduate Certificate in Human Resources Management Program, complete the form and upload required documentation. We accept applications on a continual basis. Please click on the link below to apply today!
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