Human Resources

Business is changing. We can help you adapt.

For the past 20 years, NIU has partnered with the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) to provide high-quality professional development opportunities for HR professionals.


Features and Benefits

  • 24/7 access to video presentations of each topic of study.
  • A case study to apply your theoretical studies to practical solutions.
  • Test preparation, interactive games and in-class learning activities to improve understanding and retention.
  • Ability to share resources and network with instructors and classmates through a secure Blackboard community.
  • Optional four-hour final review session at the end of the semester.
  • Courses offered at convenient locations throughout northern Illinois.
  • A variety of course formats to accommodate your schedule and learning style.
  • A team of certified practitioner instructors who bring a wealth of real-world, practical experience to the classroom.
  • Cost-effective learning - course fees include all instructional materials.
  • Ability to earn continuing professional development units and certificates of completion.
  • Certification preparation courses are approved for Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) funding for qualified unemployed candidates.

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NIU Continuing and Professional Education
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