Industry and Career Outlook
Shaping Global HR Leaders
In an increasingly global, inter-connected world, human resources management professionals are playing a central role in the strategy and development of sustainable organizational health and the realization of vital business objectives. Between 2012 and 2022, the Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts a 7 percent growth in demand for HR specialists and a 13 percent growth in demand for HR managers.
The master’s in Human Resources Management prepares students for success in this ever-changing field. Through expert instruction and hands-on application, the program incorporates leading human resources practices, rapidly emerging technologies, and contemporary tools for driving more strategic human capital management approaches. Graduates will be able to apply the critical thinking and strategic analysis needed to create sustainable business value and serve as well-rounded HR business partners for their organizations.
“Having the Georgetown brand and being in D.C. are huge program perks. The program's faculty, staff and students are well connected. Companies often reach out to the program for new ideas and talent.”
- Chandni Patel ('12)