Skip to main content

Program at a Glance

Program
Master
College(s)
College of Business
Department(s)
Management
$1,000 per credit hour
$1,000 per credit hour

Learn more about program tuition and fees.

U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges - Most Innovative 2021

The Human Resources Track in the Professional Master of Science in Management curriculum is formally aligned with the Society of Human Resources Management (SHRM). It is designed for working professionals who aspire to become leaders in human resource management or general management.

This 30-hour program provides an alternative to the MBA degree for students who desire specialized study in management and human resources and seek employment or career advancement in the areas of human resources, strategic planning, organizational effectiveness, staffing, compensation and employee relations.

  • 20-month program offered in downtown Orlando
  • Limited class size, cohort program
  • Classes meet Monday and Wednesday evenings
  • Minimum two year professional work experience requirement
  • Personal interview required for admission

The innovative curriculum combines general management and strategic business classes with advanced coursework in management of human resources. It provides students with the latest business techniques and knowledge required to succeed in today's competitive marketplace. One main component of the program is a focus on developing practices and methods that align human resources activities with organizational strategies and provide students with the knowledge required to successfully anticipate, plan, and carry out changes.

Students with a wide variety of backgrounds, including those with degrees in business, education, hospitality, nursing, and psychology are encouraged to apply.

This program is a professional program with a market rate tuition, and is considered a part-time program. The tuition is the same for Florida residents and nonresidents. Please visit www.business.ucf.edu/graduate-programs for more information.

This program is accredited by AACSB International.

Application Deadlines

Fall
July 1

Ready to get started?

Career Opportunities

UCF prepares you for life beyond the classroom. Here, you’ll experience a wide range of opportunity, like learning diverse skills from world-renowned faculty to networking with top employers across Central Florida to gaining first-hand experience in internships nearby. Achieve your degree and more as a Knight.
  • Benefits Analyst
  • Business Management Analyst
  • Community Service Director
  • Department Store General Manager
  • Electrical Estimator
  • Employee Development Director
  • General Superintendent
  • Job Analyst
  • Job Placement Officer
  • Job Specification Writer
  • Pension Administrator
  • Personnel Coordinator
  • Plant Chief
  • Production Control Manager
  • Production Cost Estimator
  • Records Management Analyst
  • Sales Director
  • Social Services Director
  • Television Station Manager
  • Wage and Salary Administrator
Show More Career Opportunities

University of Central Florida Colleges