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Morningside Campus Access Updates

All Columbia affiliates have access to the Morningside campus. CUID holders can request campus access for guests by completing the registration form. Campus entry points remain limited. Read More.
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Curriculum & Courses


  • 36 points (credits) for degree completion
  • On-campus instruction
  • Fall intake
  • Three terms to complete
  • Capstone Seminar

International students are responsible for ensuring they have read and understand the University’s student visa application eligibility and requirements. Please note that it is not permissible to enroll while in B-1/B-2 statusIn addition, if studying on a student visa, you must enroll full-time (12 points/credits per term) and study on campus.

The program is organized around 9 required core courses which bring together two main content areas: Foundations of Human Capital Management and Foundations of Business Partnership; a Capstone Seminar; and 2 elective courses that let students focus their study in an area of interest, such as Learning & Development or Global HCM.

To accommodate working professionals, most classes are scheduled from 6:10–8:00 p.m. or 8:10–10:00 p.m.

Required Full-Time Pathway (Fall On Campus Intake)

Note: On campus students may graduate in summer or fall. Students who enrolled in the program prior to Fall 2021 are required to follow this curriculum

First Term: Fall

Second Term: Spring

Third Term: Summer or Fall

HCM Elective Courses

Elective Courses (Non-HCM)

The University reserves the right to withdraw or modify the courses of instruction or to change the instructors as may become necessary.