Online Master's Degree (MS) in Human Relations & Organization Development

Champlain College online human relations & organization development master's degree student

100% Online Degree Teaches How to Successfully Lead and Manage Diverse Talent

Champlain College Online's Master of Science in Human Relations and Organization Development is the first of its kind and is uniquely situated to prepare students to nimbly address the organizational challenges in today's global organizations, including diversity and inclusion, and utilizing data-driven metrics and business analytics. 

Designed for professionals looking for more than an online master's degree in human resources management, our MS in Human Relations and Organization Development is interdisciplinary by nature. The master's program aims at creating new perspectives and methodologies for identifying and leveraging opportunities masked as challenges, and the cultural context within which they manifest. 

By combining the expertise and value of a master's degree in human resources with organizational strategy, the program facilitates both career change and advancement for graduates offering a dynamic, relevant body of knowledge and vast opportunities for real-world application. 

Designed for Mid-Career Professionals or Those Seeking to Join the Field

Taught by leading practitioner-scholars in the human resources management industry, the program explores the principles of management and organization behavior to mold each student into a reflective, self-aware and engaged leader. 

Students gain a competitive advantage by choosing to complete an embedded certificate in either Positive Organization Development or Employment Law. The opportunity for specialization combined with a stand-alone, online master's degree in Human Relations and Organization Development makes our program an exciting turning point for HR professionals looking to take the next step in their work life, or applicants preparing to launch a career in organization development and human resources management. 

Benefits of the MS in Human Relations and Organization Development

  • Complete Courses 100% Online.

    Earn your graduate degree from wherever you live and enjoy the convenience and flexibility of a remote course of study.
  • Hone Coaching Skills to Develop Self-Aware Leaders.

    Cultivate an organization's leaders through sophisticated and effective coaching techniques.
  • Build an Understanding of Ethics in the Workplace.

    Integrate ethical frameworks into your organization's culture and apply what you've learned to on-the-ground problem solving.
  • Learn from Experts in the Field.

    Courses are led by practitioner-scholars with extensive experience in their respective fields.
  • Earn Your Specialized Certificate.

    Organizations are hungry for professionals with expert knowledge in the human resources management field. Rise above the competition with an embedded certificate in Positive Organization Development or Employment Law.