Human Resources Certificate (Level I)

Take Classes in Person or 100% Online

As a nationally-ranked community college, Mt. SAC offers students the full college experience without the full college debt. This introductory certificate exposes students to the business world and the role of human resources. Students become familiar with various approaches to business organization and the strategic nature of human resources. 

Quality Coursework 

Mt. San Antonio College is ranked No. 1 in the state and No. 7 in the nation among the Best Vocational and Trade Colleges by Real Work Magazine. The college's Business Human Resource Management Level I certificate is only 9 units (3 courses). Courses focus on various approaches to business organization and the strategic nature of human resources. Students can take classes online or in person. Learn more in the Academic Catalog.

Great Career Prospects

Entry-level job opportunities available after completion of this program may include Human Resources Specialist. The average starting salary of a Human Resources Specialist in the area is $72,000. Students who go on to earn an associate degree and higher better position themselves for career advancement and promotions. Explore other Business programs.

Affordable Cost

Many students think they can't afford college, but we make college a possibility for everyone. At just $46 a unit, Mt. SAC is 1/5 the cost of CSU schools, 1/10 the cost of UC schools, and 1/30 the cost of private universities. Classes are highly affordable at just $46 a unit. Close to 75% of our students receive financial aid and pay close to nothing to attend thanks to the Promise Grant. For a detailed list of the costs to attend Mt. SAC, visit the Fees web page. 

Take the Next Step

We make the application and enrollment process as easy as possible for our students. Students must apply, take the assessment questionnaire and attend an orientation before registering. You can learn more about how to get started by clicking on the links below.