Master of Science in Management, Human Resources

Strategic Knowledge to Move Your Career Forward

Move your career forward with this strategic degree. Enjoy the flexibility of a 100% online program that fits into your schedule. Strategize how to attract, recruit, and retain top talent using cutting-edge methods and foster a positive work environment that motivates employees and minimizes conflict. Find ways to leverage data to make informed decisions about workforce planning, compensation, and performance management. Focus on how to align HR practices with organizational goals for a competitive advantage.

World-class Education with Expert Faculty

If you're passionate about people, strategy, and building a thriving workplace, then our world-class program can empower you to become a future HR leader. Learn from our expert faculty through interactive discussions, case studies, and real-world activities.

Learn Crucial HR Management Skills In a Convenient Location

Our dynamic and engaging program serves the needs of working professionals with courses offered on online, giving you the flexibility to complete your program in as little as 12 months. Expand your opportunities by learning crucial human resource management skills that will help you to act strategically in your organization. Move forward in your career today with a Master of Science in Management-Human Resources Management from IU Southeast.

Degree information

30 Credit hours
Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

The Master of Science in Management program is designed to provide students who have completed a bachelor's degree with the knowledge, values, and skills necessary to perform leadership roles in the management of people, resources, and technology.

The 12-month M.S. in Management program pairs nicely with an undergraduate degree in a non-business field, enabling you to earn a Master's degree to increase your marketability in the workforce.

Once admitted to the program, students can earn the M.S. in Management degree by completing 30 credit hours of coursework. This should include 21 credit hours of Management Core courses and 9 credit hours in one of the two tracks.

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Become a talent magnet, craft positive work cultures, or guide strategic HR initiatives. This versatile degree propels you to become a future HR leader. The HR field is booming, with HR managers commanding competitive salaries. Your expertise will impact employee satisfaction, company culture, and organizational success. Pursue diverse roles in HR Consulting, Talent Management, Compensation & Benefits, or become a Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO).

Have questions or want more information? Contact us!

Alysa D Lambert Ph.D., SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Professor in Human Resources Management
Director of Graduate Business Programs

Hillside Hall 44
(812) 941-2453
Kim Shaughnessy

Kim Shaughnessy

Student Services Coordinator

Hillside Hall 221A
(812) 941-2362

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