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Master of Science (MS) in Human Resource Management - Legal Studies

Capella University



Capella University's online Master of Science (MS) in Human Resource Management - Legal Studies degree program has been created to aid students in developing the in-depth knowledge that is needed for working with the various legal aspects of the HR field.

This program is an advanced human resource management program that is specifically focused on employment and labor laws.

Throughout the course of this online human resources law degree program, students will examine various legal aspects, such as:

  • Practice and theory of constitutional, tort, and labor and employment law
  • Employee discrimination
  • Fact investigation
  • Workplace legal communications and actions

This is an excellent program for those individuals who are looking to gain the knowledge needed for careers, such as employee benefits managers, who must interpret the growing number of workplace laws and regulations.

Students in this program will have the option to select and examine various business and legal practices and theories in order to establish and maintain legal compliance, while achieving business goals.

Graduates of this online program will have the knowledge needed to advance or be recognized as experts in employment law and legal practices in the workplace.

All applicants must have a Bachelor's degree (or its foreign equivalent) from a regionally accredited or internationally recognized institution and an undergraduate GPA of at least 2.7 (on a 4.0 scale) or its equivalent from an international institution.

Accreditation Information

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

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