Certificate in Human Resources Management

Become a Confident HR Leader

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Program Details

  • Location: Downtown Seattle
  • Duration: 8 months
  • Times: Evenings, Weekends
  • Cost: $3,975

Next start date:

October 2018

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About this Program


Human resources professionals make a difference — their role is a mission-critical aspect of any organization. Whether it’s recruiting the best talent, coordinating staff training, developing and enforcing employment policies or shaping compensation and benefits, HR specialists perform vital functions that directly impact a company’s health and success.

In this certificate program, you’ll expand your human resources skill set and go from process-focused practitioner to business-enhancing partner. We’ll cover how to effectively identify and manage workplace challenges and sensitive issues. You’ll develop your strategic thinking and planning abilities and sharpen your presentation skills. Discover how to increase your value and visibility in your current organization and network with industry leaders to advance your career.

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DESIGNED FOR

Human resources professionals and others with managerial experience who are interested in the HR field.

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WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

  • Methods and policies for managing employee relations
  • Best practices for training and staff development initiatives
  • Strategies for and key considerations in hiring and workforce planning
  • How to use people analytics to inform HR decision making
  • The relationships between compensation, benefits, reward systems and performance reviews

GET HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE

  • Create training and staff development content
  • Complete group projects based on real-life HR scenarios
  • Practice public speaking

PREPARE FOR CERTIFICATION

This program covers material required for the Professional in Human Resources (PHR) certification exam.

Program Overview

Complete the courses listed below to earn the certificate. You may be able to take individual courses without enrolling in the certificate program; check the course pages for details.

Learning Format

Classroom

Attend classes part time at one of our convenient locations in the Puget Sound region. You’ll engage face to face with your classmates and instructors as part of a highly interactive curriculum. Learn More »

Program Sessions

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