Human Resources Professional Certificate

Human Resources Professional Certificate Program

In partnership with The Human Resource Association of Central Connecticut

The Human Resources (HR) Professional Certificate consists of six comprehensive classes that offer a detailed overview of the Human Resource functions. The certificate is designed for professionals entering the HR field, entry- to mid-level managers, small business owners or anyone needing to brush up on their HR skills.

Our certificate is taught by highly-experienced experts in their fields, classes include:

  • Strategic Staffing / Talent Acquisition
  • Benefits
  • Learning & Organizational Development
  • Compensation
  • Employment & the Law
  • Integrated Human Resources (Must be taken last, Capstone Class)

Each of the core classes runs one night a week for six weeks from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm.  The Integrated Human Resources class meets on 2 Saturdays from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm.  Attendance is mandatory; one excused absence of 3 hours is allowed per course.

This program is offered every spring and fall.

If you plan on taking all 6 courses within 1 semester, you will receive a discount of $360.  Please register under the Human Resource Professional Certificate Bundled pricing for this option.

**Qualifies for 18 SHRM Recertification Credits for each class.  Contact Judy Ratcliffe at for a certificate. 

Student Testimonial

"This program enhanced my knowledge in the Human Resources field and motivated me to seek positions of higher responsibilities. The Professors were true experts in their fields and I am beyond grateful for the opportunity to attend these courses."  Elizabeth R.


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Title Session Dates Times Days Status
Human Resources Certificate: Benefits Fall - Online 9/14/2023
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
Th   $ 475 Registration Available
Human Resources Certificate: Compensation Fall - Online 10/25/2023
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
W   $ 475 Registration Available
Human Resources Certificate: Employment & The Law Fall - Online 10/26/2023
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
Th   $ 475 Registration Available
Human Resources Certificate: Learning & Organizational Development Fall - Online 10/23/2023
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
M   $ 475 Registration Available
Human Resources Certificate: Strategic Staffing / Talent Acquisition Fall - Online 9/11/2023
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
M   $ 475 Registration Available
Integrated Human Resources (Capstone Course) Fall - Classrm 12/09/2023
9:00 AM
5:00 PM
Sa   $ 475 Registration Available