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86 Pleasant Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

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Undergraduate Studies:

Graduate Studies:


Human Resource Development (HRD)

The graduate programs in the human resource development (HRD) track began in 1980, one of the first of its kind in the nation. It was ranked first in the nation in a University of Illinois study, has received an Award of Excellence from the Southern Minnesota chapter of the American Society for Training and Development, and the Excellence and Quality Program Award from the international Academy of Human Resource Development.

Faculty in the program are prolific authors, provide leadership in the field's leading professional organizations, and are active consultants. Graduates of the College's HRD programs have moved into a wide range of professional positions in many states and several countries.

HRD Programs

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

Doctor of Education (Ed.D.)

Master of Arts (M.A.)

Master of Education/Initial Licensure (M.Ed.)

Master of Education/Professional Studies (M.Ed.)


Additional Licensure

HRD 5196—Internship


For questions regarding the admissions process, admissions documents, or general information about the program contact:

Jeremy Hernandez
Coordinator of Graduate Studies

Specific questions regarding course content should be directed to the program coordinator:

Louis Quast
Coordinator of Human Resource Development Program

Revised July 11, 2014

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