Master of Science in Human Resource Management

Human Resource Generalist Concentration

Master of Science in Human Resource Management- Human Resource Generalist

Strayer University’s Master of Science in Human Resource Management (MSHRM) degree with Human Resource Generalist concentration gives you tools to build a career in working with people – an organization’s most valuable asset.

You will:

  • Gain a deeper understanding of the methodology for attracting and retaining top talent. 
  • Focus on building a global workforce
  • Developing effective labor relations and compensation packages
  • Learn to measure performance, productivity, and return on investment.

Our online classes and on-campus coursework prepares graduates for management within a specific human resource function or to serve a generalist manager.

Key Learning Outcomes

  • Learn HR theory and practices and how they impact individuals and organizations.
  • Develop HR policies and practices that align with the larger business strategies of an organization.
  • Develop the critical thinking skills to conduct research and measure human resource performance within the organization.
  • Refine the ability to apply ethical thinking and judgment to a wide range of HR situations.
  • Build leadership skills in order to motivate others toward organizational growth and change.
  • Increase familiarity with the increasingly complex and powerful technologies used in measuring HR performance and forecasting needs.
  • Strengthen the communication skills needed to effectively share information, persuade others, and manage conflicts.


  • HRM 532-Talent Management
  • HRM 533-Total Rewards
  • HRM 534-Employee and Labor Relations
  • HRM 538-Performance Management

Click here to see full Human Resources – Human Resource Generalist Concentration curriculum and course descriptions

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Strayer University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. 267-284-5000), which is one of the six regional accrediting bodies in the United States. The Commission is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.


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Strayer University is a preferred education provider to more than 150 well-known, highly ranked organizations and government agencies across the United States.

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