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Master of Human Resources Professional Program

Leading People, Leading Strategy, Leading Organizations

MHR Professional Program Details

The Master of Human Resources (MHR) Professional Program is designed specifically for working professionals at a location near you or 100% online if living outside of Utah. The Program's focus is on developing strategic HR leaders. Experienced USU faculty utilize actual business projects to engage students in relevant, real-world learning experiences.

The program is offered live in Salt Lake and broadcast statewide and beyond through live video-conferencing and interactive-online technologies. The degree can be completed in as little as one year (includes summer semesters). Students will attend classes once a month. The program consists of 36 credits. 

Each semester (fall, spring and summer) consists of two seven-week blocks. Students can begin the program in January, May, or August. Students on the 1-year track take two courses per block while those on the 2-year track take one course per block.

See the Professional Program schedule.

Application Schedule

Application Deadline Start Date
December 1 January
April 1 May
July 1 August