HRM masters named top in the nation

November 25, 2019

Troy University’s online Master’s in Human Resources Management has been named the top-ranking program in the country., a student-centric Seattle, WA-based privately funded blog that seeks to enable students to make intelligent choices in their educational pursuits, named Troy’s MSHRM program the “intelligent pick” for students seeking advanced human resources management degrees.

“Our AACSB accredited online MSHRM program offers a flexible, high-quality experience at an affordable price. Being named the best online program based on these important factors reflects well on the work of the Sorrell College,” said Dr. Judson Edwards, Dean of the Sorrell College of Business. “This top ranking  demonstrates to current and future students that choosing our MSHRM program is a very wise choice to support and advance their careers in Human Resource Management.”

The staff evaluated each program’s reputation, course strength, flexibility and cost. Using this information, it calculated an “Intelligent Score” on a scale of 0 to 100. The team examined 173 universities and colleges and compared 394 education programs in its research. The team then used an algorithm that collects and analyzes multiple rankings into one score to compare degree programs.

“This recognition reflects the dedication of our faculty to prepare out students to become knowledgeable and ethical business professionals,” said Dr. William Heisler, Director of the MSHRM program in the Sorrell College. “We are pleased to be able to offer our students a high-quality education at an affordable price.”

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