Human Resources

The future of HR is SHRM certified. For more than two decades, Rice University has successfully helped HR management professionals prepare for certification exams — with pass rates that have consistently exceeded the national average.

Rice University is proud to be one of SHRM's exclusive premiere University partners to offer SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP®) and SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP®) certification preparation courses.

The SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP are among the first globally-recognized HR certifications that focus on teaching and testing the practical, real-life information HR professionals need to excel in their careers today, including knowledge, skills and behavioral competencies.

Name Instructor Format Schedule start date AVAILABILITY

Human Resource Management Certificate Program

Ruthie Lee-Esene, Paula H. Harvey Off-campus 6-9 p.m. 20180131 Jan. 31, 2018 Open

Human Resource Management Certificate Program

Jill Silman Chapman, Kim Isereau Off-campus 6-9 p.m. 20180129 Jan. 29, 2018 Open

Human Resource Management Certificate Program

Kathleen M. Fenninger On-campus 6-9 p.m. weekdays and 9-3:30 p.m. Saturdays 20180412 Apr. 12, 2018 Open

Human Resource Management Certificate Program

Joe Flores, Deborah Manning, Kathleen M. Fenninger On-campus 6-9 p.m. 20180215 Feb. 15, 2018 Open

Human Resource Management Certificate Program

Deborah Manning, Kathleen M. Fenninger Off-campus 6-9 p.m. 20180131 Jan. 31, 2018 Open

Human Resource Management Certificate Program

Kathy McBrayer, Jim Kane Online 6-9 p.m. Central time 20180206 Feb. 06, 2018 Open

Human Resource Management Certificate Program

Kathleen M. Fenninger, Jennifer Warne On-campus 6-9 p.m. 20180206 Feb. 06, 2018 Open

Human Resource Management Certificate Program

Billy Davis, Paula H. Harvey On-campus 9-4 p.m. 20180217 Feb. 17, 2018 Open

Essentials of Human Resources

Kathleen M. Fenninger On-campus 8 a.m.-noon 20180209 Feb. 09, 2018 Open

Essentials of Human Resources

Kathleen M. Fenninger On-campus 8 a.m.-noon 20180413 Apr. 13, 2018 Open

Public Speaking Lab

Michael Fain, Christopher Hunter On-campus 7-9:30 p.m. 20180405 Apr. 05, 2018 Open

The Art and Practice of Influencing Without Authority

Judy Le On-campus 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 20180406 Apr. 06, 2018 Open