Texas Tech Offers Human Resource Management Program to Community

The program prepares participants for the national Professional in Human Resources & Senior Professional in Human Resources certifications.

Texas Tech University’s Office of Engaged Research and Partnerships will offer a certificate program for human resource professionals as well as newcomers to the field of human resources.

The program, based on the Society for Human Resource Management Learning System, prepares participants for the national Professional in Human Resources (PHR) and Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certifications. Topics and materials correspond to the six functional areas, responsibilities and associated knowledge as defined by the Human Resource Certification Institute.

The program is open to the community. Upon successful completion, participants will receive 40 hours of Continuing Education credits.

Class dates and sessions are as follows:

  • Session 1 - Business Management and Strategy: Jan. 24
  • Session 2 - Workforce Planning and Employment: Feb. 7
  • Session 3 - Human Resource Development: Feb. 21
  • Session 4 - Compensation and Benefits: March 7
  • Session 5 - Employee and Labor Relations: March 21
  • Session 6 - Risk Management & Test Review: April 4

Each session will meet from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. at the International Cultural Center on the Texas Tech campus.

Registration for the program is $1,450 which includes course materials. The deadline to register is Monday, Jan. 13.

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CONTACT: Bryce Looney, Office of Engaged Research and Partnerships, Texas Tech University, (806) 834-3690 or bryce.looney@ttu.edu.