Online Master of Science Degree in Human Resources Management
INSTITUTION INFORMATION Institutional Accreditation: Southern
Association of Colleges and Schools Program Accreditation: Southern
Association of Colleges and Schools Institutional Membership(s): SOC
PROGRAM DETAILS Program Information: Master of Science - Master's
Enrollment: 10000 seats total Application Deadline: Open How Students
and Instructors Communicate: E-mail, Voice, Blackboard Subject:
Business, Mangement, Marketing, and Related Support Services METHOD OF
- The program is delivered primarily through
Supplemental delivery formats include internet
SPECIAL ENROLLMENT ISSUES
- The Master of Science in Human Resources Management (MS/HRM)
program intellectually prepares students with varying academic
experience in human resources management to successfully function in
these management positions within the private, public, and
- An instructor approved proctor is required to proctor the final
course exam. Contact the course instructor for
specific requirements for selecting a proctor.
ACCESS TO LEARNING RESOURCES
- In order to qualify to take a distance learning course for the
first time, you must complete the Preparedness Exercise. The
Preparedness Exercise is available online.
ACCESS TO FINANCIAL AID RESOURCES
- Information on the books to be used for a specific course can be
found in the course syllabus. You may order required books for our
courses online, or by phone at 1-800-325-3252. If supplemental
research sources are needed you may locate them at the Florida Tech
Library web site or by phone at (407) 674-8955.
- As a general rule, a graduate student must be enrolled half time
(at least five semester hours per term) in a degree program and must
be a U.S. citizen or an eligible non-citizen to qualify for federal
and state financial aid. Financial aid forms are available through
the Florida Tech Graduate Center assigned to you. Although
applications are accepted throughout the year, students who wish to
file the Federal Processor of Need Analysis need to do so by
February 1, to ensure that all materials are received before the
March 15 priority deadline. Applications must be submitted annually
for each academic year. Further information about the financial aid
packages offered by Florida Tech is available online.
SPECIAL PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
SPECIAL GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS
- Program prerequisites:
MGT 5000 Financial Accounting
MGT 5132 Basic Economics
MTH 1701 College Algebra
Computer literacy and basic ability to solve algebraic equations is
expected of all graduate students.
ACCESS TO ADVISING/MENTORING SERVICES
- The basic requirement for receiving any master's degree is a GPA
of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale where A
= 4, B = 3, C = 2, D = 1, F = 0. Both the overall GPA and the
applicable program GPA must be 3.0 or
greater for a master's degree to be awarded. The Professional
Masters of Business Administration degree, is conferred upon
students who have successfully completed (36) credit hours of core
and elective courses as listed on the student's approved Graduate
Program Plan. Additional prerequisite courses may be required
depending on the applicant's undergraduate preparation.
SPECIAL TRANSFER POLICIES
- Students should contact their assigned Graduate Center for
SPECIAL ENROLLMENT ISSUES
- If the courses constitute a logical part of the student's
master's program, a maximum of 12 semester hours of transfer credit
from a regionally accredited institution may be accepted, with the
approval of the dean of the Graduate School, under the following
1.These courses must be eligible for graduate credit at the
institution where they were taken.
2.They must have been graded courses, and grades of at least B or
equivalent must have been earned in each course.
3.They must have been taken not more than six years prior to the
student's first enrollment at Florida Tech.
Transfer credits are not included in the computation of grade point
SPECIAL ATTENDANCE REQUIREMENTS
- Under certain circumstances, applicants to the Graduate School
can avoid delaying their education by registering for courses, for
one semester only, while their applications are being processed,
provided they are citizens or permanent residents of the United
Students who register prior to admission are not eligible to receive
federal student financial aid until they are admitted to the
In the event that applicants are denied admission while enrolled in
graduate courses, they will be given the option of either
withdrawing with full tuition refund or completing the courses
underway. If the applicant completes one or more graduate courses
prior to being denied admission or completes a course for any other
reason, he or she will not be given the option of withdrawing or
receiving a tuition
refund after completing the course.
Check with your assigned Graduate Center for further information and
SPECIAL PROGRAM PREREQUISITES
- All distance learning students must maintain at least weekly
contact with their course instructor(s).
- Program prerequisites: computer literacy and basic ability to
solve algebraic equations is expected of all graduate students.