Every organization needs managers who can connect with team members, nurture employees’ career goals, and help them thrive within their workplaces. As a human resources management graduate, you’ll develop these skills, gain the NSU Edge, and increase your salary potential.

Nova Southeastern University’s Master of Science in Human Resource Management is designed for working adults who seek career advancement in Human Resource and other essential departments like Labor Relations, Payroll, Recruiting, and Training and Development. In this program you'll:

  • Learn how to implement conflict mitigation strategies, boost company morale, and craft positive company culture in any industry.
  • Gain hands-on instruction for how to design and direct HRM systems. 
  • Meet with HR executives across South Florida during select "Mentoring Mondays." 
  • Use analytics to implement strategies for different workplace scenarios.

The program equips you with the ability to handle a host of human resources tasks and challenges with empathy, efficiency, and professionalism. Create positive change for all employees and improve your future workplace by taking the first step into your graduate degree.

Why Earn Your Master's in Human Resource Management at NSU?

NSU is one of only three schools in Florida that offer an M.S. in Human Resource Management
The M.S. in HRM program at NSU is certified by the Society of Human Resource Management
The Online M.S. in HRM program at NSU is ranked as # 2 Best Online Master’s in Human Resources for 2022

Quick Facts

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NSU’s H.R.M. program is 31 total credits to complete.
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Start Dates
The M.S. in Human Resource Management is available to start in August, October, January, March, and May. 
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Delivery Options
Classes for the Master of Science in Human Resource Management program are offered weeknights at NSU's Fort Lauderdale/Davie campus and online (asynchronously).
Visit the Tuition and Fees page for more information. Discounted rates are available through our employer tuition program.
Application Deadline
Fall I: August 1
Fall II: October 1
Winter I: December 1
Winter II: March 1
Summer: May 1

Tuition Assistance for NSU Business Programs

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Employer Tuition Assistance Program

NSU Business partners with more than 135 local and national organizations to offer discounted employee tuition of up to 20% through our employer tuition program.

Find Out if Your Company Participates
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NSU Alumni Tuition Discount

NSU alumni are eligible for a tuition award of 20% off any graduate business degree. Alumni also receive an application fee waiver and access to a dedicated adviser to assist throughout the admission process.

Alumni Tuition Discount Information

M.S. in Human Resource Management Curriculum

Core Courses (31 credits)


(MGT 5001
Developing Academic and Career Success
/Credits: 1)
(MGT 5105
Managing Organizational Behavior in a Dynamic and Complex World
/Credits: 3)
(HRM 5310
Managing Human Resources
/Credits: 3)
(HRM 5320
Career Development
/Credits: 3)
(HRM 5341
Human Resource Analytics
/Credits: 3)
(HRM 5360
Human Resource Development
/Credits: 3)
(HRM 5365
Talent Management
/Credits: 3)
(HRM 5375
Managing Total Rewards
/Credits: 3)
(HRM 5380
Employee Relations
/Credits: 3)
(HRM 5390
Advanced Organizational Development
/Credits: 3)
/Credits:  )
Select one of the following two courses:
/Credits:  )
(HRM 5355
Strategic Human Resource Management
/Credits: 3)
(MGT 5680
Master of Business Administration Internship
/Credits: 3)
For a full list of all course descriptions, visit coursewizard.nova.edu

Current students: Please consult your academic adviser for program requirements or access SharkLink for your Degree Works audit. Program requirements are subject to change, and your academic adviser or Degree Works audit can provide you with the courses required for your catalog term.
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The degree from NSU helped me start my business from the ground up. I learned how to run a small organization – oversee sales, production, and marketing. I was able to grow and understand the different aspects of running a perfume line.


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NSU Business Among Top Business Schools in the World

As an accredited member of AACSB International—The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, NSU’s H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship is recognized for the highest standard of achievement for business education, earned by less than 6% of the world's schools offering business degree programs. AACSB requires schools to meet standards of excellence in areas including teaching, research, curriculum development, and student learning. Entering a program that complies with the highest accreditation standards in the world guarantees that you will learn advanced skills for high-level, long-term success in business and beyond.