Fisher's MHRM curriculum will help you develop expertise in HR theory, staffing, training, and compensation-four critical skill sets needed to effectively manage people and ideas. You will hone your leadership skills by studying organizational behavior and theory, negotiations, organizational development, and change. Classes in research methods, statistics, and HR information systems will develop your analytical skills.

You will benefit from course work in business fundamentals, organizational economics, and labor law that round out a broad-based approach to fine tune your business context skills.

Letter from the Director

Ray Noe, MHRM program director, discusses the changing role of human resources professionals and how Fisher's MHRM program will help you influence organizational change and development strategy.


Preparing your application is your chance to shine and distinguish yourself among your peers. Review all the elements needed to apply for the MHRM program.

Application Deadlines

We process applications on a rolling admissions basis. Check out the application deadlines for full-time, part-time and international students.

Cost and Tuition

A summary of the tuition and fees for both full-time and part-time students enrolled in the MHRM program.

Financial Aid

MHRM students are eligible for financial assistance through Ohio State's outstanding fellowship program and graduate associate programs.

Class Profile

Our goal is to select the most diverse and strongest student body from our applicant pool. Our smaller program size leads to meaningful one-on-one learning experiences with your fellow classmates. Often times your classmates will become your friends and connections for life.


At Fisher, we’re committed to providing a well-rounded learning experience. Your classmates will have a wide range of backgrounds coming from many countries and industries.

International Students

Dynamic and diverse are two words you will hear applied often to Fisher students. As one of them, you will live and work with peers who bring rich, multicultural backgrounds and international experience to the table.

Part-Time Students

Our top-ranked business program is also geared toward working adults. You can complete your degree in just over three years attending class just two evenings a week.


Have a question about the application process? Check out a list of the most frequently asked questions.


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