M.B.A. On Campus

Human Resources

University of Houston Downtown

12 months
9942 USD/year
9942 USD/year
5634 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Human Resources MBA at University of Houston Downtown is a practical and innovative program. 


Human Resource managers, directors and leaders have contributed in building the program and in shaping the topics taught. The MBA HR program focuses on developing the skills necessary for managing human capital regardless of industry.

University of Houston Downtown's MBA in Human Resources is for seasoned professionals or candidates seeking to enter the field of HRM. Graduates will gain professional-level knowledge on core principles used in various HRM capacities. This program provides the foundational basics that will serve HRM corporate leaders as they grow in organizational responsibility.

The Skills and Topics Covered in MBA Human Resources Courses Include:

  • Legal aspects of employment law as it relates to the management of people in organizations
  • Understand the short- and long-term impact of acquiring talent in order to position the organization for success
  • Apprehend  various techniques for talent recruitment
  • Ascertain and evaluate the role of human resources in strategically supporting management to develop, engage, and retain talent
  • Develop skills and knowledge in compensation and benefits
  • In depth understanding of the big picture and the HR contributions to make a business successful

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Legal Environment of Human Resource Management
  • Talent Acquistion: Attraction and Selection
  • Talent Management: Engaging and Retaining Employees
  • Compensation and Benefits
  • Strategic HRM

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Apply for admissions using the Apply Texas Application online.
  • Submit official transcripts from all institutions previously attended including the institution where your bachelor’s degree or equivalent was awarded.
  • Additional supporting documents are required for each specific program; please visit the program website for program requirements and other information.
  • Submit your $80 admissions application fee.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    9942 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4971 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    9942 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4971 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    5634 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2817 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Houston

1067 - 1950 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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