Human Resources Certificate

Human Resources (Cert)


The Certificate in Human Resources prepares students for a career in human resources. Courses include human resources, benefits management, payroll accounting, computer applications for business, and other workplace essential skills. This certificate prepares students for the Associate Human Resources Professional (aPHR) certification exam. While the Certificate in Human Resources may be completed as a standalone certificate program, courses in this certificate may also be used to complete the Associate of Applied Science in Business – Human Resources option. 24 credit hours

Human Resources Certification Requirements Credit Hours
Select 12 courses from the following:
ACC 220 Payroll Accounting 1
BUS 180 Associate Professional in Human Resources 3
CIS 101 Computers for Learning 3
CIS 201 Computers Applications for Business 3
MGT 140 Benefits Administration 1
MGT 286 Business Communications 3
WES 110 Career Preparation 3
WES 120 Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 1
WES 126 Workplace Psychology 1
WES 137 Generations in the Workplace 1
WES 140 Critical Thinking 1
WES 145 Business Ethics 1
Human Resources (Cert) Credit Hours
Total Hours Required 24