12 months
17982 USD/year
17982 USD/year
9648 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Human Resource Management graduate certificate from Kent State University allows students to gain specialized knowledge in the human resources domain. 

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Topics offered include employee selection and appraisal, performance management and compensation, global human resources, leadership and organizational change and current issues.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of the Human Resource Management graduate certificate from Kent State University will be able to:

  • Demonstrate effective human resource management and leadership ability when presented with a human resource-related dilemma or opportunity
  • Identify and analyze human resource concerns that affect business decisions
  • Create and communicate value for all stakeholders in the organization
  • Demonstrate knowledge of legal issues related to human resource management

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Resource Management
  • Development and Training Human Resources in Organizations
  • Global Human Resource Management
  • Performance Management and Compensation Systems
  • Applied Topics in Human Resource Management
  • Leadership and Organizational Change

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

For timely consideration of the application, it is recommended applicants submit a complete application at least one month before the start of the semester.


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14 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 2.750 undergraduate GPA on a 4.000-point scale
  • Official transcript(s)
  • Resume
  • English language proficiency 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17982 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    17982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17982 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9648 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9648 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Kent

1036 - 1710 USD /month
Living costs

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


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