Are you seeking to gain expertise in the policies, practices and systems that support the behavior, attitudes and performance of employees, and contribute to the success of businesses and other organizations?

Our post-bac certificate in human resources management (HRM) delivers skills and insights into roles that may include functions and programs such as hiring, staffing, training, human resource development, performance management, equal opportunity compliance, safety management, employee relations, wellness, communication, and motivation programs.

Required Courses

To earn the Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Human Resources Management, students must:

  • Successfully complete five of the courses listed below with at least a C-
  • Successfully complete at least four of the required courses listed below at IU Southeast after completion of an undergraduate degree
Select 5 courses (15 credit hours) from the following list
Dept./Course # Title Credit Hours
BUS-W 301 Principles of Management 3
BUS-Z 440 Personnel and Human Resource Management 3
BUS-Z 441 Wage and Salary Administration 3
BUS-Z 443 Developing Employee Skills 3
BUS-Z 444 Personnel Research and Measurement 3
BUS-Z 445 Human Resource Selection

Admission Process

To apply for a Post-Baccalaureate Certificate, you must submit the following:

  • Application for Undergraduate Admission
  • A one-time, non-refundable application fee of $35. This fee is not required if you have previously applied for undergraduate admission at any Indiana University campus.
  • Official transcripts from the college/university awarding your bachelor's degree.

Please visit the IU Southeast Office of Admissions website or call (812) 941-2212 or (800) 852-8835 (Ind. or Ky.), or visit in person for application deadlines, reciprocity guidelines, financial aid and other questions.


Please contact Kris Bloos, academic advisor in the School of Business at or (812) 941-2362 for more detailed information on the admissions process and course requirements.

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Kris Bloos

Academic Advisor

Hillside Hall 221A
Phone: (812) 941-2362

Financial Aid

Students may be eligible for Financial Aid for the Human Resources Management Certificate.

Indiana University Southeast

4201 Grant Line Rd.
New Albany, IN 47150
(812) 941-2333

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