MS in Human Resource Development Overview The online MS in Human Resource Development program is designed to prepare students with the competencies for success in promoting individual and organizational learning world-wide. With its strong emphasis on learning theory, the curriculum is both practice-oriented and research-based culminating with a substantial Capstone experience. The online MS in Human Resource Development program addresses the principles, methods, and techniques for assessing and responding to the learning and development needs of employees and their organizations. Students will learn how to positively impact:Career developmentOrganization developmentTraining & developmentGraduates will be prepared to:Promote the use and integration of technology to support organizational learningTake on strategic roles in promoting employee and organizational learningWork in national and multi-national organizationsStudents may choose to specialize in:Evaluation and return on investmentInstructional systems design and e-learningProject managementStrategic human resourcesDesign your own specialization to meet your learning needs Curriculum Core Requirements EHRD 500 Foundations of Human Resources Development3.0 EHRD 600 Organizational Consulting3.0 EHRD 601 Leading and Evaluating Change3.0 EHRD 602 Coaching and Mentoring for Sustainable Learning3.0 EHRD 604 Development of Human Resources3.0 EHRD 606 Human and Organizational Performance3.0 EHRD 607 Global Human Resource Development3.0 EHRD 609 Training and Development3.0 EDHE 660 Principles of Adult Education3.0 EDUC 804 Program Evaluation in Organizations3.0Capstone Requirements EHRD 715 Capstone Co-op with Portfolio I1.5 EHRD 716 Capstone Co-op with Portfolio II4.5Electives Students select 3 courses (9 credits)9.0Total Credits45.0View Course Descriptions Admissions Criteria A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institutionUndergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher (graduate degree GPA will be considered along with the undergraduate GPA)Required DocumentsWith multiple ways to submit documents, Drexel makes it easy to complete your application. Learn more by visiting our supporting document submission guide.A completed applicationOfficial transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions (including trade schools) attendedTwo professional letters of recommendationResumePersonal EssayAdditional requirements for International Students Tuition The tuition rate for the academic year 2015-2016 is $868 per credit. (A 25% discount off Drexel's regular tuition rate of $1157 per credit) This rate applies only to new online matriculated students. Students receiving special tuition plans with Drexel Online may not combine them with other tuition benefits that may be available from Drexel University.This program is eligible for Financial Aid. We also offer tuition reduction through our network of partner companies and organizations, and for Drexel University alumni and those in the military. Academic Calendar Term Classes Begin Classes End Exams Begin Exams End Fall 2015 September 21, 2015 December 5, 2015 December 7, 2015 December 12, 2015 Winter 2016 January 4, 2016 March 14, 2016 March 15, 2016 March 19, 2016 Spring 2016 March 28, 2016 June 6, 2016 June 7, 2016 June 10, 2016 Summer 2016 June 20, 2016 August 29, 2016 August 30, 2016 September 3, 2016 Apply today for a MS in Human Resource Development Apply now to begin your application for obtaining a Drexel degree online! or Any problems? Find help or contact us.