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Advanced Certificate in Human Resources

The Advanced Certificate in Human Resources (HR) is designed to provide continuing education and training for HR professionals, or for those who wish to enter the HR field. Courses cover relevant content knowledge and best practices in the following domains: personnel recruitment and selection; work motivation; work performance and assessment; legal, ethical, and professional standards; and group and leadership dynamics. The Advanced Certificate in Human Resources is a stand-alone certificate; however, all 15 credits earned may be applied to relevant degree requirements of the MA in Psychology – Industrial-Organizational Specialization.

Required Course

PSY 607 Professional Issues and Ethics in Psychology

Elective Courses

Choose any four courses from the following:
PSY 620 Dynamics of Group Processes
PSY 629 Conflict Resolution
PSY 646 Survey Methodology in Industrial-Organizational Psychology
PSY 649 Personnel Psychology
PSY 651 Work Performance Prediction and Assessment
PSY 675 Work Motivation
Total: 12 Credits

Total reqiured credits for the Advanced Certificate in Human Resources = 15