Human Resources Development (MA)

To stay competitive in today’s global economy, organizations are investing more time and resources into employee training and development. They’re looking for passionate people to identify, design and lead programs that foster meaningful growth. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports opportunities for human resource development managers are projected to increase 11 percent by 2022.

Webster’s Master of Arts in Human Resources Development (HRD) provides both the theoretical and practical knowledge you need to plan, direct and coordinate employee training programs in a variety of settings.

Combining professional and organizational development, managerial theories, social and behavioral sciences and a global perspective, our curriculum prepares you to investigate, analyze and address the human relations issues facing individuals and businesses around the world. You’ll learn how to help employees gain new skills, advance their careers and, ultimately, contribute to their employer’s long-term success.

Reach your goals by helping your coworkers reach theirs. Request more information about this rewarding degree.