The University of Pittsburgh School of Law developed Human Resources Law Online (HR Law Online) by working with experts in human resources, law, and online education. This advanced, accelerated program will support you as you take on more advanced human resource roles.
Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for some of the industry-based human resources certification exams offered by the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) and the HR Certification Institute (HRCI).
Learn the relevant law, practical applications of law to human resource situations, and best practices, and explore current issues.
Interact with expert faculty—Pitt Law professors and employment law practitioners.
Network and collaborate with peers in other industries and locations through innovative online applications.
Study flexibly through weekly assignments.
Applicants must have earned a baccalaureate degree at an accredited institution. Admissions decisions will be made based on professional experience, academic credentials, and a personal statement. In some instances, an interview (online or phone) may be requested.
To apply for the program, complete the Human Resources Law Online Application.