Graduates can expect to be qualified for positions such as the following.

  • Human resource business partner
  • Human resource management strategic leader
  • Professional development/e-learning manager/director
  • Program director
  • Senior analyst
  • Senior talent management or organization development consultant
  • Talent acquisition manager/director
  • Total rewards manager/director

Alumni Employers

Temple University maintains strong ties with employers, both within the city of Philadelphia and beyond, who’ve employed, or currently employ, former Temple students. Graduates from the Department of Human Resources have gone on to work for a variety of employers, including

  • Amazon,
  • Brooksource,
  • Comcast Corporation,
  • Day & Zimmermann,
  • Dietz & Watson,
  • Frank Recruitment Group,
  • Independence Blue Cross,
  • Target Corporation and
  • Vanguard.

Career Services


Career opportunities and mid-career salaries for the Human Resource Management MS may include the following examples.


Median Salary*

Administrative Services Managers


General & Operations Managers


Human Factors Engineers & Ergonomists


Human Resources Assistants


Human Resources Managers


Human Resources Specialists


Industrial-Organizational Psychologists


Management Analysts


Social & Human Service Assistants


* Data obtained from the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) under sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA).