Learn more about our Master of Science in Educational Human Resource Development Program
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Master of Science (M.S.) in Educational Human Resource Development, emphasis in Human Resource Development
Human Resource Development (HRD), as defined by the HRD faculty at Texas A&M University, is the process of improving learning and performance in individual, group, and organizational contexts through domains of expertise such as lifelong learning, career development, training and development, and organizational development. Interested students have opportunities for international travel, professional presentations and writing for publication.
A 37 credit hour degree program which allows an individual to take the required course work completely as Web delivery, or if so desired, may have an option of taking campus based courses too. Although a final exam is not required for this degree, individuals must compile a professional portfolio documenting degree progress, which is submitted in the last semester of coursework.
Recent graduates have departed for jobs as corporate and government trainers, directors, faculty members, administrators in primary, secondary and higher education, curriculum designers and consultants.
Frequently Asked Questions
IS THE M.S. IN EDUCATIONAL HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT AVAILABLE ONLINE?
Yes, this program is available to be completed online or through the traditional face to face program. Applicants will need to indicate if they will be pursuing this degree online or face-to-face when they apply to the program.
HOW SOON CAN I APPLY?
The M.S. program accepts applications for Spring and Fall. The Spring application is available April 1-August 15. The Fall application is available August 1-December 1.
Application information is available on our website.
HOW DO I APPLY TO THE PROGRAM?
Completed Application: A completed Texas A&M University GraduateCAS application. The name on your application must match your name as it appears in your passport. Application Fee: A non-refundable $89 application fee for domestic applicants and $114 application fee for international applicants. The application fee may be paid by check, money order or approved credit card. Applicants who wish to pay by credit card may do so as part of the online application. If you are unable to pay the fee online, you may call the Graduate Admissions Office at 979-845-1060. Official Transcripts and Records: Submit official transcripts from all colleges or universities attended. NOTE: You do not need to submit an official transcript from Texas A&M University. For information on submitting official transcripts to Texas A&M University, please visit their website.
WHERE CAN I FIND INFORMATION ABOUT THE COST OF ATTENDANCE?
The following website can help you estimate the cost of the program, including current costs of tuition and fees: Check out the cost of attendance estimator
Please note, you must update the program hours.
WHAT SHOULD I INCLUDE IN MY STATEMENT OF PURPOSE?
Admissions committee members look mainly for fit between what the applicant is looking for in a program and what we offer. Applicants are encouraged to clearly state and connect their background, current work, and future plans to the degree they are seeking.