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Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management

The Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management is designed to include content that will assist students to prepare for the PHR, SPHR, or the new SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP exams. To learn more about the exams and HR professional certification opportunities through SHRM and HRCI, visit http://certification.shrm.org/ or www.hrci.org. For this certificate, students will be required to complete four human resource management concentration courses, all of which can be done completely online.

Required Courses:

  • MGT 611 Human Resource Management (3 Credit Hours)
  • MGT 612 Recruitment, Selection, and Retention (3 Credit Hours)
  • MGT 613 Total Compensation (3 Credit Hours)
  • MGT 614 Training and Development (3 Credit Hours)

TOTAL HOURS REQUIRED FOR CERTIFICATE: 12 Credit Hours

 

Graduate Certificate in Advanced Business

The Graduate Certificate in Advanced Business allows students who earned an undergraduate business degree to launch into graduate business courses immediately without the need to sit for the GMAT which is required for admission into the MBA program. The Graduate Certificate in Advanced Business consists of any three (3) approved courses from the MBA courses listed below.

Required Courses:

  • MBA 811 Advanced Managerial Accounting (3 Credit Hours)
  • MBA 812 Marketing Management (3 Credit Hours)
  • MBA 813 Information Systems for Management (3 Credit Hours)
  • MBA 814 Business Research and Quantitative Methods (3 Credit Hours)
  • MBA 815 Managerial Economics (3 Credit Hours)
  • MBA 816 Advanced Corporate Finance (3 Credit Hours)
  • MBA 817 Strategic Management (3 Credit Hours)
  • MBA 831 Leadership and Organizational Behavior (3 Credit Hours)

TOTAL HOURS REQUIRED FOR CERTIFICATE: 9 Credit Hours

 

Graduate Certificate in Business

The Graduate Certificate in Business provides curriculum for the business courses required for the MBA program at Fort Hays State University. These courses are considered the foundation courses for student that would like to pursue their Master's degree in business. They contain undergraduate business concepts that are necessary for students to know as they move into their MBA. This certificate is beneficial to all graduate students wanting a basic knowledge of the components of business.

Required Courses:

  • GBUS 801: Survey of Economics (3 Credit Hours)
  • GBUS 802: Principles of Marketing & Management (3 Credit Hours)
  • GBUS 803: Accounting Theories and Practices (3 Credit Hours)
  • GBUS 804: Financial and Quantitative Methods (3 Credit Hours)

TOTAL HOURS REQUIRED FOR CERTIFICATE: 12 Credit Hours

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