HR Management and Development

University of Denver

M.Sc. Online Blended
18 months
35040 USD/year
35040 USD/year
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Learn how to implement strategic ideas that can bring an organization forward. We offer a master degree in HR Management and Development at the University of Denver. 


You’ll define the elements that keep a strategy on track when implementing organizational change, while also looking to help individual employees adapt to change. Learn the different stages of change, manage HR interventions, and navigate compensation and benefits issues that accompany that change, and ensure organizational objectives are met.

Master of Science in Strategic Human Resources with a concentration in HR Management and Development at the University of Denver requires completion of 48 credit hours (12 courses).

Skills You'll Learn

  • Create an organizational change plan that encompasses HR responsibilities
  • Examine the business lifecycle phases and provide an analysis of interventions
  • Analyze consulting methods used by HR departments to influence achievement

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Finance for HR Professionals
  • Principles and Practice of Human Resources
  • Human Resources Across Organizations
  • Research Practices and Applications
  • Consulting and Human Resource Applications
  • Organizational Leadership, Team Effectiveness, and Communications

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




48 alternative credits


Blended, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
  • Earned a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale in previous undergraduate work or a 2.5 on a 4.0 scale for the last 60 semester credits or 90 quarter credits (approximately two years of work) for the baccalaureate degree.
  • An earned master's degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution supersedes the minimum standards for the baccalaureate.
  • English Proficiency.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    35040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35040 USD per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    35040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35040 USD per year and a duration of 18 months.


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