Brittany Bilodeau

'This program gave me the opportunity to learn practical work skills so I don't just have one competency. When I interview for jobs and they ask if I have experience in various areas, I can answer yes.'

-Brittany Bilodeau ('16M)


A degree with a difference

The AHRD Master’s program gives program graduates a competitive edge when they enter the workplace. Our program provides both the theoretical grounding and practical experience necessary to design. develop, implement, and evaluate innovative and effective technology infused learning programs. Our core curriculum ensures that students are prepared to work in the field, and our summer study abroad program builds skills in global competence and visual communication, both critical competencies in today’s job market.

Online or in-person: It's your choice.

Whether you're a working professional looking to complete your degree from D.C. or another area, or a recent graduate looking for an on-campus experience, we have the program for you. Request Info or Apply Now

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Career opportunities for graduates
  • Instructional Designer
  • Human Capital Consultant
  • E-Learning Designer
  • Curriculum Developer
  • Corporate Trainer
  • Organization Development Specialist
  • Instructional Technology Specialist
  • Training and Development Specialist
  • Human Resources Generalist
  • Performance Analyst
  • Workforce Educator
  • Program Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Program Evaluator
  • HRD Manager
  • Training Manager

Professor Randy Snow

'I love teaching in this program because hopefully I can prepare students for the future. I was in the corporate world for 12 years. Everything from supervisor, HR analyst, trainer, resume screener — I've been there.'

-Randy Snow, AHRD professor


$60,000 average starting salary
Meredith Kozikowski

'I've been able to find my way when I wasn't sure what I wanted. I ended up with the job of my dreams. I wouldn't have been able to do that without this program.'

-Meredith Kozikowski ('16M), human capital consultant for Deloitte

Mackenzie Simmons

'I come from an Athletic Training background. I really appreciate how my professors incorporated my undergraduate degree into this program. It's not just for HRD majors.'

-Mackenzie Simmons ('16M)

100% employment rate within 3 months of graduation

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