MS in Human Resource Development Overview The online MS in Human Resource Development program is designed to prepare you with the competencies for success in promoting individual and organizational learning world-wide. With its strong emphasis on learning theory, the curriculum is both practice-oriented and research-based culminating with a substantial Capstone experience. The program addresses the principles, methods, and techniques for assessing and responding to the learning and development needs of employees and their organizations. You'll learn how to positively impact:Career developmentOrganization developmentTraining & developmentUpon Graduation, You'll be prepared to:Promote the use and integration of technology to support organizational learningTake on strategic roles in promoting employee and organizational learningWork in national and multi-national organizationsYou may choose to specialize in:Evaluation and return on investmentInstructional systems design and e-learningProject managementStrategic human resourcesDesign your own specialization to meet your learning needsState restrictions may apply to some programs. Learn more. Curriculum Core Requirements EHRD 500Foundations of Human Resources Development3.0EHRD 600Organizational Consulting3.0EHRD 601Leading and Evaluating Change3.0EHRD 602Coaching and Mentoring for Sustainable Learning3.0EHRD 604Development of Human Resources3.0EHRD 606Human and Organizational Performance3.0EHRD 607Global Human Resource Development3.0EHRD 609Training and Development3.0EDHE 660Principles of Adult Education3.0EDUC 804Program Evaluation in Organizations3.0Capstone Requirements EHRD 715Capstone Co-op with Portfolio I1.5EHRD 716Capstone Co-op with Portfolio II4.5Concentration Options Select one concentration and complete all 9.0 credits of the required courses:9.0Strategic Human Resources EHRD 605Organizational Learning & Strategy EHRD 610Strategic Competencies for HRD Leaders ORGB 631Leading Effective Organizations Evaluation & Return on Investment (ROI) EDHE 682The Evaluation Process EDHE 684Evaluation and Assessment in Practice EHRD 608Evaluating the Value & Impact of Human Resource Development Interventions Instructional Design & E-Learning EDLT 550Introduction to Instructional Design ELL 501The Purpose and Business of E-Learning ELL 502E-Learning Technologies Project Management PROJ 501Introduction to Project Management PROJ 502Project Planning & Scheduling PROJ 603Project Leadership & Teamwork Total Credits45.0View Course Descriptions Admissions Criteria A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institutionUndergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher (graduate degree GPA will be considered along with the undergraduate GPA)Required DocumentsWith multiple ways to submit documents, Drexel makes it easy to complete your application. Learn more by visiting our supporting document submission guide.A completed applicationOfficial transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions (including trade schools) attendedTwo professional letters of recommendationResumePersonal EssayAdditional requirements for International Students Tuition The tuition rate for the academic year 2015-2016 is $868 per credit. (A 25% discount off Drexel's regular tuition rate of $1157 per credit) This rate applies only to new online matriculated students. Students receiving special tuition plans with Drexel Online may not combine them with other tuition benefits that may be available from Drexel University.This program is eligible for Financial Aid. We also offer tuition reduction through our network of partner companies and organizations, and for Drexel University alumni and those in the military. Academic Calendar Term Classes Begin Classes End Exams Begin Exams End Fall 2015 September 21, 2015 December 5, 2015 December 7, 2015 December 12, 2015 Winter 2016 January 4, 2016 March 14, 2016 March 15, 2016 March 19, 2016 Spring 2016 March 28, 2016 June 6, 2016 June 7, 2016 June 10, 2016 Summer 2016 June 20, 2016 August 29, 2016 August 30, 2016 September 3, 2016 Apply today for a MS in Human Resource Development Apply now to begin your application for obtaining a Drexel degree online! or Any problems? Find help or contact us.