Manhattanville College’s School of Professional Studies Master of Science in Human Resource Management Approved for SHRM Alignment

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Manhattanville College’s School of Professional Studies Master of Science in Human Resource Management Approved for SHRM Alignment

May 6, 2019
published May 1, 2019

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Purchase, NY  (May 1, 2019)  The Manhattanville College School of Professional Studies is proud to announce the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) has acknowledged that its Master of Science in Human Resource Management, effective fall 2019, is now aligned with SHRM’s HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates.Throughout the world, over 400 programs in approx. 375 educational institutions have been acknowledged by SHRM as being in alignment with its suggested guides and templates.

Dr. Laura Persky, Associate Dean of the School of Professional Studies commented: “We are excited to continue our relationship and build our partner programs with SHRM. This alignment allows students who complete the Manhattanville Masters in HR to sit for the certification exam with fewer work hours than normally required.”

The HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates were developed by SHRM to define the minimum HR content areas that should be studied by HR students at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The guidelines -- created in 2006 and revalidated every 3 – 5 years are part of SHRM’s Academic Initiative to define HR education standards taught in university business schools and help universities develop degree programs that follow these standards.

In today’s global and complex markets, human resource professionals are taking a more strategic role than ever. Graduates of Manhattanville’s master’s program know how to communicate effectively, manage ethically, and bring strategic vision to a diverse workforce. This program has been recognized as one of the Best Master’s Degree Programs in Human Resource Management.  Courses are offered in convenient weekend format enabling students to earn their degree while still continuing to grow their careers.

For more information on this program see this link.                               


About The Manhattanville School of Professional Studies
The Manhattanville School of Professional Studies helps prepare today’s professionals for tomorrow’s business. Students capitalize on the school’s industry-driven content, convenient formats, and extensive faculty and alumni network. Graduates and faculty are employed at top companies including Morgan Stanley, MasterCard, PepsiCo, the NFL, Verizon, and the New York Stock Exchange. Located in the heart of Westchester County in Purchase, NY – and surrounded by Fortune 100 and 500 companies –SPS five career focused master’s degrees, APPEAL: accelerated bachelor’s degrees for evening adult learners; several dual B.S./M.S. degrees options; Post Baccalaureate/Pre-health course of study; and the Women’s Leadership Institute. Additionally, SPS Professional Development Workshops offer an array of industry-driven resources to assist individuals and organizations develop achieve their goals. For more information about SPS visit http://www.mville.edu/SPS or call 914-323-5150.

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