Prepare for a leadership role in the human resource function of an organization through this comprehensive degree program. Developed with the input of senior HR executives, the career-oriented curriculum offers coursework in all of the main functional areas of human resources, coupled with broad contextual courses such as organizational behavior and leadership, to provide the high-level perspective and planning skills you need to steer an organization to success.
The federal government increasingly needs competent HR managers who are familiar with federal regulations, processes, and practices. This comprehensive degree program, with the Federal Human Resource Management specialization, will help prepare you to assume a leadership role in the human resource function at federal agencies.
Designed with federal HR directors and managers to ensure the curriculum addresses the requisite competencies, the Federal Human Resource Management specialization of The Catholic University of America's online master’s in Human Resource Management offers a competency-based curriculum that will familiarize you with the unique features of HR as practiced at federal agencies. Coursework also prepares students for the Society for Human Resource Management’s Professional in Human Resources (PHR) and Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certifications, credentials that employers recognize and value.