Online MAM: Human Resource Management Program | Briar Cliff University

MAM: Human Resource Management

Degree Type: Online Master of Arts in Management Degree Program

Think HR. If you are picturing a pile of papers, benefits and payrolls, think again!

Globalization, technology and shifting workforce priorities have transformed human resource professionals into a vital part of businesses — not just in an administrative sense, but also in a strategic sense. HR has evolved, and so can you, as part of Briar Cliff's online Master of Arts in Management degree, with an emphasis in human resource management!

Our program, designed for business professionals with a Bachelor's degree, rethinks traditional HR definitions. You'll tackle 21st-century workforce challenges, and cultivate strategic ways to meet the critical needs of your business by using your most precious resource — human capital.

How does the program work?

  • Convenient, online courses. All coursework is offered in an accommodating online format using our cutting-edge online learning platform.
  • SHRM Approved. Our program is fully approved and aligned with guidelines set by the The Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM), the world's largest human resource association.
  • Non-thesis option. There are two capstone options to complete our curriculum — either defend a graduate thesis, or take an extra course in an are you’d like to improve. You decide!
  • Caring, veteran faculty members. Who says an online degree can’t be personal? Our instructors have decades of teaching and professional experience, and they’ll be with you at every step — never more than an email, phone call or video chat away.

Transfer credits.

Our program allows transfer of up to nine credit hours of graduate course work from another accredited institution (if they have been completed within the past five years). Too see how your credits stack up, contact an advisor.

Choose a different track.

Prefer a different degree emphasis? Briar Cliff also offers MAM tracks in Health Care Administration, Leadership or Sports Management.

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Class Format

Online courses

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33 credit hours

Tuition Cost


Start Dates

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