Graduate Human Resource Development courses at Villanova begin every eight weeks. The program offers both on-campus and online options to fit your schedule.

Fall I 2024

  • Admissions Deadline - Aug. 5, 2024
  • Term Start Date - Aug. 26, 2024

Fall II 2024

  • Admissions Deadline - Sept. 18, 2024
  • Term Start Date - Oct. 21, 2024

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Human Resource Development
St. Mary's Hall, Suite 119
Villanova University
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085 

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The HRD Corner Blog

collage of HRD students, faculty and alumni

Visit the HRD Corner! We use this blog to share our thoughts on the world of HR, share alumni, student and faculty stories, and to keep you informed about our program and upcoming events throughout the year!


New courses begin every eight weeks.

Fall I 2024

  • Application Due - Aug. 5
  • Term Starts - Aug. 26

Fall II 2024

  • Application Due - Sept. 18
  • Term Starts - Oct. 21

Questions about your application? Email us!

Begin your application.

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