Human Resources professionals make a difference at the companies in which they work. To grow in this exciting profession takes knowing a large and ever changing body of knowledge. Through a variety of professional coursework and certificate programs, LMU Extension has assisted Human Resources managers, practitioners, and consultants in career advancement for more than 20 years.
As a HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®) Approved Program Provider, LMU Extension offers coursework in a variety of HR topics, both online and on campus, during the Fall and Spring Extension terms.
Working in this exciting and growing field, you are a link between management and an organization's most valuable asset – its people. Human Resources professionals are at the pulse of most businesses. To succeed in this field, it is important to have a solid understanding of the framework guiding human resources related decisions. The 12-week intensive Human Resources Management Certificate program provides you with this crucial knowledge. You can take what you learn and apply it in business organizations within the for-profit, nonprofit, and/or government sectors. Learn more »
Those who have prior HR management experience may elect to further their studies in the advanced program. Learn more »
Becoming certified as a human resources professional is becoming ever increasingly important if you plan to have a career in this exciting field. Certification is a higher standard than having a certificate. A person who is certified has approval from an accredited body to use designatory letters after their name. The letters inform employers and co-workers that you have both experience and subject matter knowledge of the field. Learn more »