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Human Resource Management (Executive MS) Online

Human Resource Management (Executive MS) online
Human Resource Management Students

Elevate your expertise with our nationally respected online executive graduate degree

An online program specifically designed for those with seven or more years of professional experience, DePaul’s Executive Master of Science in Human Resource Management (MS HR) will prepare you to lead at the executive level and learn alongside professionals who are shaping tomorrow’s human resources landscape.

Our forward-thinking curriculum cultivates forward-thinkers and thought leaders like you – while preparing you to embrace industry changes by using the latest technology and analytics. Here, you’ll gain a competitive edge with a specialized, executive graduate degree in human resources as you look to grow your opportunities to C-suite roles.

You’ll receive the same cutting-edge curriculum and resources as our on-campus students — including a 24/7 virtual classroom, interactive software, course advisors, career services and campus events.

In this program, you’ll attend three in-person residencies designed to foster strong connections between you and your fellow students, professors and industry leaders.

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Respected by employers around the globe

Our graduates are in demand. In fact, 97% of recent business grads were employed, continuing their education or pursuing other goals within six months More than 350 top companies and organizations in the U.S. actively recruit DePaul students for career opportunities.

Application Deadlines

Enrollment Quarter Domestic Student Deadline International Student Deadline
Fall August 15 August 15

Admission Requirements

Submit an online application, essay, résumé and official transcripts.

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Required Courses

You’ll complete a total of 13 courses, with three in-person residencies.

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of Kellstadt graduates were employed, continuing their education or pursuing other goals within six months of graduation.

Online convenience with real-world connections

Here, you’ll build career and personal connections with professors and classmates who are as passionate about advancing their knowledge and career as you are. And with flexible, convenient classes you’ll take online, all program requirements can be completed in as little as 15 months.

Alumni Network

Leverage DePaul’s wide-ranging network of alumni and HR business leaders. You’ll join the network of nearly 70,000 DePaul business alumni. In addition, you’ll be connected to the more than 195,500 DePaul University alumni across colleges, of which over 122,500 are right here in the Chicago area.

Contact Information

For more information about applying, contact the Kellstadt office at (312) 362-8810 or

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