Human Resource Management MA Online
Whether a full-time student or working professional, a comprehensive degree is within
your reach. University of Houston-Clear Lake's Master of Arts (MA) in Human Resource
Management Online degree has been designed to focus on five essential competency areas:
- Core human resource processes
- General business management
- Strategic decision making
- Change management
- Personal mastery and influence
UHCL ranked #18 in the online master's programs. BestColleges.com rated the Master of Arts in Human Resource Management program at
UH-Clear Lake in the top 20 of online programs. Read details.
Accelerate Your Career
Because of the global nature of business, especially in the Houston area, the necessity
to understand labor markets abroad is integrated into the program. Our program will
prepare you to pursue a variety of careers in the human resource field such as compensation
and benefits specialist, Human Resource manager, labor relations manager, organizational
effectiveness specialist, recruiter or training and development director.
Houston is home to many petrochemical and aerospace company headquarters, and two
large healthcare centers, Texas Medical Center (TMC) and University of Texas Medical
Branch (UTMB), which means graduates don't have to relocate to work for a large Human
Internships. Campus Involvement. Networking.
Our internship and co-op programs are great opportunities to create connections and
get real-world experience before you graduate. You can also get involved on campus
with the student chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management, which offers
professional development, networking, career advancement opportunities and a professional
certification program. Speak to an advisor about opportunities available in the management
Providing Real-World Business Experience.
Our faculty hold PhDs, are certified professionals, experts in their respective areas,
and are well published. Many are still professionally active in consulting for organizational
development, teamwork and employment law issues. No human resource management classes
are taught by graduate assistants.
Dr. Amanda Hinojosa
Ph.D. - Texas Tech University
Dr. Mark Sherman
Ph.D. - University of New South Wales, Kensington, Australia
Dr. Jay Tombaugh
Ph.D. - Bowling Green State University
Dr. M. Alix Valenti
Ph.D. - University of Texas at Dallas
Dr. Kevin Wooten
Ph.D. - Tulane University