The University of Pittsburgh School of Law developed Human Resources Law Online (HR Law Online) by working with experts in human resources, law, and online education. Our advanced, accelerated program will support you as you take on more advanced human resource roles.
- Learn the relevant law, practical applications of law to human resource situations, and best practices, and explore current issues.
- Interact with expert faculty—Pitt Law professors and employment law practitioners.
- Network and collaborate with peers in other industries and locations through innovative online applications.
- Study flexibly through weekly assignments.
Program Overview and Objectives
The 10-month program explores the practical applications of the law within human resources. Students will learn key negotiating skills to help improve their ability to manage difficult workplace situations, such as employee contract negotiations, workplace accommodations requests, and employee terminations.