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Put theory to practice with Master of Human Relations


Program Benefits

The online Master of Human Relations (MHR) combines theoretical perspectives from social sciences, humanities and the world of work and service. With two specializations available, this degree gives you the knowledge and practical skills to work in Human Relations, leadership and talent management, general management and other human skills roles.

Specialize Your Degree

OU’s MHR offers specializations in Inclusive Leadership, or Diversity, Equity, and Strategic Impact - so you can choose which option aligns with your passion and career goals.

Inclusive Leadership

This concentration focuses on applying diversity, equity, and inclusion principles to examine organizational relationships, processes, and systems. It emphasizes leadership development, ethical problem-solving, and fostering intercultural awareness with effective strategies.

Diversity, Equity, and Strategic Impact

This concentration teaches professionals how to drive structural change by advocating for policy reform, designing programs, and evaluating outcomes.

In-Demand Skills

A Master of Human Relations degree can help you develop the leadership skills you need to be successful in any field. You will learn how to motivate and inspire others, build teams, and manage change.

Join a Global Legacy

Earn your online degree from a prestigious institution, the University of Oklahoma. Expand your horizons within the influential Sooner alumni, faculty, and industry network worldwide.

Accelerated, Online Program

Developed for working adults and delivered online, you can complete your coursework at your convenience in as little as 15 months.