Online Certificate

Associate Professional in Human Resources (APHR)

Start a new career in human resources with this comprehensive APHR certification course. All books and materials are included in the cost of the program!

This Program Is a Great Fit For

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Working Adults

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Aspiring Human Resources Professionals

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Recent High School Graduates

About the Associate Professional in Human Resources (APHR) Certificate

Course length

30 hours



*You can pay as little as $217 per month. For full payment options and different financing plans, including interest rates from external lenders, please talk to our enrollment team.

If you’re exploring or just beginning a professional career in human resources, Tiffin University’s Associate Professional in Human Resources™ is the perfect program for you. It’s also a great fit if you are serving in a non-HR leadership role and manage people in your organization.

Regional Data (Ohio)

Human resources jobs will grow 6% in the coming decade, right around the national average.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics


Career Paths 


Human Resources Manager


HR Business Partner


Talent Acquisition Manager


Compensation and Benefits Specialist


Employee Relations Specialist


HR Consultant

Is This Certificate Right For Me? 

  • Circle icon Are you an entry-level HR professional or a student interested in establishing a career in Human Resources?
  • Circle icon Do you want to gain a foundational understanding of HR principles, practices, and regulations?
  • Circle icon Are you looking to earn a recognized HR certification to boost your credentials and career prospects in HR?
  • Circle icon Do you want to enhance your knowledge and skills in HR and understand the responsibilities and competencies required for success in entry-level HR positions?