Human Resource Management

Drive strategy with one of our programs in human resources management. At GGU, we work with your needs and around your schedule, putting a world-class education within your reach.


"I truly appreciated the support, the academic rigor, the networking and flexibility that GGU offered and I would not be sitting at this desk today had it not been for my education at GGU. It has opened more doors for me than I have time to walk through."

-- Felicia Harris-Foster, CFE (MS HR Management 04, MBA 05)
Adjunct Faculty; Argosy University, John F. Kennedy University, University of Phoenix
(Former Investigator, Wells Fargo Bank)


  • Real-world training. Many of our professors are practicing HR professionals. By bringing the latest techniques from field to classroom, they teach you the skills you need to succeed on the job.
  • Flexible schedules, online options. Our evening and weekend classes and fully online programs allow you to earn your degree at your own pace.
  • Personal attention. With small class sizes, a low student-to-teacher ratio, and one-on-one career advising, GGU gives you the attention you need to learn and grow to your fullest potential.
  • Generous financial aid. We award a variety of scholarships to entering students based on both merit and need. Talk with a counselor to learn more.
  • Vast alumni network. Build relationships with GGU’s diverse array of professional contacts.

MS in Human Resources Management

Learn essential skills in managing the workforce for optimal productivity, ensuring organizational compliance, and the many facets of personnel development. This degree is designed for new students transitioning into the field, as well as for HR professionals looking to build their expertise.


Master of Business Administration (MBA)

HR Management Concentration

A versatile graduate concentration designed to groom MBA students for a career as an HR manager.


Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management

Build skills in specific areas of the HRM field such as total compensation, learning and development, ethics, metrics and data, or employment law. The certificate can stand alone or build towards a master's degree in HRM. Courses are taught by HR professionals from companies and organizations throughout the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond.


Graduate Certificate in Developing & Rewarding People at Work

Human capital is the main source of competitive advantage in business. Organizations need to know how to develop and reward workers. This certificate is designed to teach the latest in how to measure, develop and reward human capital in organizations.


Graduate Certificate in Hiring & Keeping the Right Workforce

The nature and regulation of work and the workforce are changing rapidly. HR professionals charged with recruiting, hiring and engaging workers need to know about these changes and how they impact business goals and outcomes.


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