Early Application Deadline: September 1, 2018
Application Deadline: December 1, 2018
UCF’s Professional Master of Science in Management (PMSM)/Human Resources Track, is a unique program that enables working professionals who aspire to become leaders in human resource management or general management. The program provides an alternative to the MBA degree for students who desire specialized study in management and human resources, and seek employment or career advancement in the areas of human resources, strategic planning, organizational effectiveness, staffing, compensation and employee relations.
|January 2019||30 credit-hours||$30,000||20 months||UCF Downtown|
The UCF PMSM/HR track’s innovative curriculum combines general management and strategic business classes with advanced courses in human resources management. Participants gain the latest business techniques and knowledge for success in today’s competitive marketplace. Students learn how to develop practices and methods that align human resources activities with organizational strategies and long-term plans, providing students with the knowledge required to successfully anticipate, plan, and carry out changes.
Executive Mentoring Program
Included with the UCF PMSM Human Resources program is the Executive Mentoring Program. The program was designed to facilitate the transfer of knowledge and expertise in our community through connecting our graduate business students with UCF alumni and key business influencers to assist with career development and potential realization.
Students who choose to participate in the Executive Mentoring Program will be matched with a volunteer mentor for the purpose of professional growth and career guidance. The match is based on a combination of factors including job function, industry and career goals.
The UCF PMSM/HR track program is a 20 month program/30 credit hour curriculum with classes on Monday and Wednesday evenings, 6:00-9:50 p.m., at the Executive Development Center’s state-of-the-art downtown facility.
Who Should Apply
The UCF PMSM HR track program is an alternative to the MBA for students who desire specialized study in management and human resources, and seek employment or career advancement in the areas of human resources, strategic planning, organizational effectiveness, staffing, compensation and employee relations. Students with a variety of backgrounds, including those with degrees in business, education, hospitality, nursing, and psychology are encouraged to apply.
Minimum requirements include a bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 GPA from an accredited institution and an minimum of two years professional work experience.
The UCF PMSM is a market-rate program with an investment of $30,000 which includes 30 credit hours, laptop computer, parking downtown, and lifetime UCF Alumni membership.