Department of Human Resource Development and Technology
Human Resource Development
UT Tyler's online M.S. degree program in human resource development is ranked 12th among HRD/HRM programs in the United States by TheBestSchools.org. Press release.
Human resource development (HRD) is a process for developing and unleashing human expertise through organization development and personnel training and development for the purpose of improving performance. Careers in this field are available in business, nonprofit, educational and governmental settings.
The HRD program provides students the opportunity to combine study and related experiences to develop, apply, analyze, synthesize and evaluate knowledge of the purposes, practices, issues and problems of work and community education. Students also have the opportunity to learn how to design, deliver and evaluate effective training and development programs.