Human Capital Management

Drive Organizational Excellence

Benefit from a leading-edge, industry-driven curriculum designed for immediate impact with a Master’s in Human Capital Management.

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Columbia University’s Master of Science in Human Capital Management

Now more than ever, organizations need innovative, business-driving strategies that address human capital challenges through data-driven, market-based insights and organization-wide integrated solutions. Become a world-class strategist who can address changing needs in building and motivating talented, engaged workforces across sectors. Whether you’re an HCM professional or are planning to transition to a role in human capital management, Columbia’s M.S. in Human Capital Management program is designed for individuals who want to enhance their skill set and grow in their careers.

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Program at a Glance

“I have the ability to hone and mold the HR professional that I want to be. I have a lot of flexibility to explore that and I’m getting feedback from some of the best in the business.

Lindsey M., ‘22SPS, Human Capital Management


On Campus or Online
3 terms to complete
Fall enrollment


On Campus and Online
6 terms to complete
Fall enrollment

In this program, you will:

Develop Effective Decision-Making Strategies

Deepen your HCM expertise and learn how to develop HCM strategy to drive organizations forward.

Apply a Data-Based Approach to Workforce Management

Create data-based solutions that support organizational and people objectives.

Learn How to Build an Inclusive Workplace

Discover how to leverage people’s different skills and strengths to optimize outcomes.