Human Resources Management, Certificate

Human Resources Management, Certificate


To meet these challenges successfully requires up-to-date information and current perspectives on the strategic alignment of the HR function with corporate objectives. The Human Resources Management Human Resources Management Certificate at UCLA Extension UCLA Extension offers a current, comprehensive, and practical grounding in the major areas required of a personnel generalist. All courses are conveniently scheduled and offer direct skills practice along with expert guidance from instructors who are practitioners or consultants in the field.

 Online versions of the required courses may be applied to this certificate program. All courses to be applied toward this certificate must be taken for a letter grade. Students must complete and pass the curricular requirements of the program and earn an overall 2.5 GPA or better to achieve certificate award.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    36 units alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

Programme Structure

  • Elements of Human Resources Management 
  • Financial Aspects of Human Resources Management 
  •  Talent Acquisition 
  • Compensation Programs: Administration and Design 
  • Benefits Programs: Administration and Design 
  • Human Resources Development 
  • Ethics for Human Resources Professionals 

                English Language Requirements

                You only need to take one of these language tests:

                • Minimum required score:


                  The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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                • Minimum required score:


                  The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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                Academic Requirements

                • Create a student profile, apply to your certificate program, and pay the candidacy fee
                • Navigate to the International Student Certificate Program Application and submit when all pages are complete
                • Pay international student fees.  You will be prompted to pay the international student fee when you submit your completed application. You will pay the remaining international student fees via the links on the international student fee page.
                • Send required documents to the International Student Office

                Tuition Fee

                • International Applies to you

                  7100 USD/full
                  Tuition Fee
                  Based on the original amount of 7100 USD for the full programme and a duration of  .
                • National Applies to you

                  7100 USD/full
                  Tuition Fee
                  Based on the original amount of 7100 USD for the full programme and a duration of  .
                We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
                Estimated Total Cost: $8,300

                Living costs for Los Angeles

                • 1520 - 2570 USD/month
                  Living Costs

                The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


                Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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