Human Resource Management

All programs are available for corporate on-site training.

Human Resource Professionals account for almost 1 million jobs in the current economy. Because managing resources is critical to an organization’s success, knowledgeable and skilled Human Resource professionals are always in high demand. And, today's Human Resource generalists and specialists are tasked not only with talent management but are increasingly relied upon by senior executives to contribute to strategic planning. Human Resource professionals have moved from behind-the-scenes to leading the company in acquiring top talent and changing policies.

Certificate in Human Resource Management

The Certificate in Human Resource Management program is designed for Human Resource professionals and those who want to become Human Resource professionals to develop the knowledge, methods, and skills necessary to meet the challenges of today's changing workplace.

480FAU_L-389_CompBen-Main-Page-Image.jpgHR: Compensation and Benefits

The Certificate in HR: Compensation and Benefits program will prepare Human Resource professionals to design, plan, direct and coordinate the compensation activities for an organization. The principles and practices covered will guide HR professionals how to develop, implement and administer the organization’s rewards and benefit policies.

Undergraduate EngagePHR®/SPHR® Exam Preparation Course

Florida Atlantic University’s PHR® /SPHR®/ Exam Preparation program will prepare eligible HR Professionals for managing the ongoing challenges of today’s professional environment by providing preparation and training for both the Professional in Human Resources (PHR®/) and Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR ®/) examinations.

Leadership Boot Camp: The Art & Science of Effective Leadership

An intensive Management & Leadership Development Certificate Program, designed for Supervisors, Managers and Senior Leaders, Florida Atlantic University’s Leadership Boot Camp: The Art and Science of Effective Leadership will benefit anyone with managerial responsibility and who requires strong decision-making skills and the ability to lead and motivate others.

Contact Us

Sarah Wilson
Program Manager

phone: (561) 297-2366
map: BU 86 203


Florida Atlantic University is accredited by the Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI) as an Approved Provider.

Specific Human Resource Management programs are eligible for re-certification credits by the HR Certification Institute.

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Success Story

Human Resource Management
Compensation and Benefits

I have taken two classes : The Certificate in Human Resource Management and Compensations and Benefits. These are Executive Level Programs and, as such, the professors have been excellent , Life experiences examples and news discussions in class have been very enriching. I have been involved in the HR area indirectly, but now feel confident to offer my company the professional feedback as required. Going for the SHRM Certification classes next spring!

-- Nancy Guerrero
Accounting Analyst
Telefonica International Wholesale Services USA, Inc

Accreditation & Rankings

AACSB Accredited

AACSB Accreditation

FAU Business is proud to be an accredited member of AACSB (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) International, the premier accreditation agency for Schools of Business worldwide.

FT Executive Education Rankings

FT Executive Education Rankings

FAU College of Business’ executive education professional development programs ranked #11 in the U.S. and #1 in Florida in the Financial Times Executive Education Rankings.

Online Grad Programs

Best Online GRAD Business Programs

#37 in Best Online Master's in Business Programs (Excluding MBA).

Online MBA programs

Best Online MBA Programs

FAU Business again ranked among the "Best Online MBA Programs" in 2020 by U.S. News & World Report.

Online Veterans

Best Online GRAD Veterans Programs

#19 in Best Online Master's in Business Programs for Veterans (Excluding MBA).

Online Veterans

Best Online Veterans MBA Programs

In 2019, U.S. News & World Report ranked FAU Business among the Best Online MBA Programs for Veterans. Florida Atlantic University has also earned the 2020-2021 Military Friendly® School "Gold Designation."

Sport Interantional Ranking

Best MBA in Sport Management Program

The MBA in Sport Management program is among the top 20 postgraduate sports business programs in the world, according to the latest rankings from SportBusiness.

Best Schools - Hospitality

Best Hospitality Program

FAU Business ranks on The 30 Best Hospitality Programs in the U.S.

Best For Vets

Best For Veterans

FAU Business was named one of the top business schools in South Florida for veterans by Military Times. Florida Atlantic University has also earned the 2020-2021 Military Friendly® School "Gold Designation."