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Institute for Human Resource Education

The Largest Producer of Certified HR Professionals in Texas

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.

Earn Rice University's Certificate of Achievement

Participants who earn an 80 percent or higher on the online modules and post test for Essentials of HR, SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP will receive a Rice Certificate of Achievement.

Course Co-Sponsors: Society for Human Resource ManagementHR HoustonBay Area Human Resource Management Association (BAHRMA) and Montgomery County SHRM (MC-SHRM)

"Rice University is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CP® and SHRM-SCP®.”

For Experienced HR Professionals
Additional Eligible Professional Development Classes
In partnership with SHRMSHRM Recertification Provider - 2016
The Future of HR is SHRM Certified

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. The future of HR is SHRM certified.

Employers - Top 5 Ways Your Organization Will Benefit from SHRM Certification

Why Choose Rice?
  • Largest producer of certified HR professionals in Texas
  • Top 20 SHRM program provider
  • Experienced, HR-certified instructors
  • Affiliation with one of the world’s top universities
  • Earn a Rice Certificate of Achievement