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MHR Program Celebrates Placement Success

July  2018

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MHR Program Graduates

The Master of Human Resources (MHR) program celebrated 95% placement of its spring 2018 graduating class, with several graduates joining Fortune 100 companies including Chevron, Ford Motor Company, General Electric, Honeywell, and TIAA. Dr. Steve Hanks, the director of the MHR Program, noted that companies from across the country finding that the Huntsman School is an excellent source of outstanding HR talent. “As we grow into a talent-driven economy, organizations count on HR professionals to ensure they have the right people in the right place at the right time. To win in the market, companies need to attract, develop, and retain the very best talent. We have faculty that have trained in some of the finest universities in the country and that are intensely committed to our students' success.” A key to the program’s success is the critical role 2nd-year students, faculty, and alumni play in coaching and developing students. Alumni have also been instrumental in opening employment opportunities in their organizations.

The Huntsman MHR program is a unique skill-based program, with world-class faculty who prepare HR professionals to navigate the global economy, become strategic ethical leaders, and impact corporate performance.Students gain management skills in attracting and developing a productive work force in today's competitive business environment. They study team leadership dynamics, interpersonal skills, human resource strategy, talent management, recruiting,compensation, organization development, and more. Learn more