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Drive organizational excellence in the new world of work.


Human Capital Management

Organizations that view human resources as merely business-serving are rapidly falling behind in the global marketplace. Now more than ever, organizations need innovative, business-driving strategies that address human capital challenges through data-driven, market-based insights and organization-wide integrated solutions.

Columbia University’s Master of Science in Human Capital Management (HCM) prepares graduates to be world-class HCM strategists able to address changing needs in building and motivating talented, engaged workforces in the private, public, academic and not-for-profit sectors. Graduates are prepared to advance their careers while driving organizational excellence in the new world of work.

Fast Facts

A poll of 10,400 business and human resource leaders worldwide revealed these human capital trends. (Source: 2017 Deloitte Global Human Capital Trends)

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81% rated talent acquisition as “very important” or “important.”
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78% rated leadership as “very important” or “important.”
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73% rated digital HR as “very important” or “important.”
Program Options
Program Option Required Experience Course Formats Time Commitment
Master of Science (full-time)

Seasoned professionals with a minimum of 3-5 years of experience

On-campus

or

Online

3 terms

Capstone Seminar

Master of Science (part-time)

Seasoned professionals with a minimum of 3-5 years of experience

On-campus

or

Online

Up to 6 terms

Capstone Seminar

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