Human Resources

Become a globally recognized HR professional.

Human Resources is at the core of any organization. Now more than ever, HR professionals are required to assume greater leadership roles by contributing to the strategic direction of their organizations to ensure a productive workforce. In this evolving business environment, now is the perfect time to expand your knowledge and develop the skills needed to make a greater impact on your organization and career. The Center for Professional Education (CPE) offers high-quality HR programs, including short courses and a certificate program, in partnership with the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) to help you meet the continuously changing requirements of this expanding profession.

Short Courses
SHRM Essentials of Human Resources is an introductory course offering a comprehensive overview of the key aspects of HR. Ideal for those who are starting out in the human resources profession, small business owners or office managers who perform the HR function for their company or managers interested in learning more about employee management skills, this course will help you gain foundational knowledge and practical experience to improve your job performance.

Certificate Options: 

Human Resource Management Certificate Program

Enhance your organization. Enhance your career.

As a SHRM Education Partner, The University of Texas at Austin’s Center for Professional Education (CPE) has been approved by SHRM to issue professional development credits (PDCs) for our courses.