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Human Resource Development

Villanova University

M.Sc. Online
24 months
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795 USD/credit
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About

The Human Resource Development program of Villanova University is committed to our vision of developing global thought-leaders in HR who drive high performing, inclusive organizations and create meaningful work experiences.

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Overview

It is our mission to develop HR leaders through evidence-based education and applied experiences in functional and strategic human resource management, within dynamic organizational environments in the Human Resource Development program of Villanova University. We believe strongly that the people in every organization are the greatest asset of that business and to achieve success, the business must not only leverage but support, motivate, and develop those people. We educate our students on the research that supports these beliefs and provide opportunities for experiences to explore the application of these beliefs and the foundations of strategic human resources in our classrooms.

About Villanova HRD

Villanova University's Graduate Programs in Human Resource Development (VUHRD) provide professionals expertise for dynamic careers in HR.

Our program's balance of theory and practicum, along with faculty who are active in the industry, provides a focus on emerging trends in this dynamic field to prepare our students for success. HRD fosters development of knowledge and skills that can be applied to the rapidly changing field, from law and regulation to human behavior and business.

Why Villanova HRD?

  • Does our vision statement speak to you? We want to engage with people who believe in our mission of creating workplaces that reflect our vision!
  • Our 8-week class format allows students to focus deeply on each content area individually.
  • Learn from active practitioners who are working in the field.
  • Tailor your program to fit your career goals - earn a certificate independently or in conjunction with the Master's Degree.
  • All of our classes are HRCI & SHRM certified; earn recertification credits for your certificate with our classes.
  • Convenient as it is affordable, our program offers both on-campus and fully online options

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Financial and Human Capital
  • HR Analytics
  • Strategic Workforce Planning
  • Employment Law
  • Foundations of Strategic Human Resources
  • Training and Development

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

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.
3 (required)
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

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).
6.5 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated 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.
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Proof of English language proficiency (TOEFL or IELTS)
  • Credential evaluation of undergraduate degree
  • Official transcript(s) from undergraduate/graduate institutions
  • Application & fee
  • Transcript(s)
  • Statement of Goals
  • Three (3) Letters of Recommendation
  • Resume
  • Research Writing Sample: Optional for students who wish to request a waiver of HRD 8102: Critical Evaluation & Research Writing.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    795 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 795 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    795 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 795 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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