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Louisiana State University

Become a Change Agent

Master of Science in Leadership & Human Resource Development

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Study in a Renowned Program with Experienced Professionals   

  • Classes are taught by a multidisciplinary, award-winning faculty.   
  • LSU’s program is one of the top human resource and leadership development programs in the United States.
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Expand Your Professional Skill Set   

  • LSU’s diverse coursework and educational resources allow students to transition into new jobs, pursue work as consultants, or further their careers in human resource development.   
  • Students also learn adaptive and effective leadership skills at the Leadership Development Institute (LDI).   
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Complete the Program on a Flexible timeline

  • Students can finish the 36 credit hours in as little as a year.   
  • 100% online classes work in conjunction with a student’s other life commitments.   
  • GRE waiver is also available.   
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Engage with Fundamental Topics in Human Resource Development   

  • Become fluent in key topics like leadership development, program evaluation and design, human resource and analytics, and cultural competency and diversity.    
  • LSU enables students to excel at core HR competencies including managing organizational change, human resource planning, project management and more.
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Baton Rouge, LA 70803


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with LSU Master of Science.   

The LSU online Master of Science in Leadership & Human Resource Development provides students with the advanced skills and techniques needed to improve the operational effectiveness and foster change across a diverse range of employees, groups, and professional organizations. Students have the option to earn a Graduate Certificate in Workforce Development for 18 credit hours. With the Master of Science, students can finish in as little as 12 months. Both tracks offer the ability to hone skills at the Leadership Development Institute to become an expert in human resource development.    

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