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Ohio University's College of Business launches Human Resources Management Certificate Program

Thursday, April 12 2018 12:00am

HR Management Certificate allows students to explore professional opportunities in talent management, compensation & benefits, and more.

The Ohio University College of Business and Robert D. Walter Center for Strategic Leadership is now offering a Human Resources Management Certificate program for students of all majors looking to explore career paths and or develop skills in areas such as talent managment, employee relations, compensation & benefits, labor relations and more. 

Students enrolled in the program will gain a comprehensive understanding of the HR field and learn how to effectively improve the health of organizations. The curriculum incorporates team-based projects and assignments that will prepare students to meet strategic and operational objectives. 

OHIO students with an HR focus have progressed into internship and career opportunities with the skills needed to excel and lead. Our students shared their experiences. 

From our Business Bobcats: 

Brooke _Mauro _Select Leaders 433 (1)“Understanding HR has been critical to my business acumen development.  It encompasses the entire organization and affects each individual, at every level and in every department. It’s the perfect mix of psychology, finance,  sociology, and marketing.”

Brooke Mauro, Ahold Delhaize, Amsterdam





20150909Kevin _Warner 006em (1)"My focus in management and HR at OHIO opened my eyes to the incredible opportunities a career in HR can offer. I found that it prepared me extremely well for my current role at Visa and enabled me to hit the ground running in this challenging and complex field." 

Kevin Warner, Visa, San Francisco






Sheri Sheffel (3)

"I learned so much through the HR focused classes at OHIO and I applied those learnings to a variety of internships I held over the years at Palmer-Donavin, Owens Corning, and the Pittsburgh Pirates. By working with faculty and leveraging my own experiences I am now pursuing my graduate education in HR."

Sherri Shefell, HR Graduate Student



Learn more about the Human Resources Management Certificate program offering and apply for admission today.