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    Aim High!
    Build Your HR Star Power.

    Build your personal brand as an HR Star when you invest in continuing education to advance your career and make your professional goals a reality. NIU is recognized as a SHRM Top 20 Star Performer!

    POSITION YOURSELF FOR SUCCESS

    Today’s HR professional is an integral player in the business of your organization. The profession is no longer just about “people” but also about the business acumen you need to have to help your organization succeed. Investing in continuing education is a critical component of your formula for success. Our continuing professional education programs focus on helping you recharge your career and earn the credibility and recognition you deserve.

    What Sets Us Apart from Other Program Providers?

    • Prestige recognition as a SHRM “Top 20” Provider of SHRM Learning System® Certification Prep Courses.
    • Pass rates that consistently exceed national averages.
    • An experienced team of SHRM-SCP® , SPHR certified practitioner instructors.
    • Learning options for different learning styles (evening, Saturday, interactive online courses).
    • Convenient locations (Chicago, Naperville, Hoffman Estates, Rockford, Deerfield, Lombard, Matteson, Des Plaines).
    • Status as a SHRM Recertification Provider of continuing professional education programs awarding PDCs to support HR certification retention.
    SHRM Learning System® for SHRM-CP®/SHRM-SCP® Certification Preparation Courses
    13 Week Evening Programs
    Location Day Dates Times
    Trinity International University
    Deerfield
    Wednesdays 9/6 – 12/6/2017 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
    NIU Naperville Thursdays 9/7 – 12/7/2017 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
    Oakton College
    Des Plaines
    Thursdays 9/7 – 12/7/2017 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
    Prairie State College
    Matteson
    Mondays 9/11 – 12/4/2017 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
    NIU Hoffman Estates Mondays 9/11 – 12/4/2017 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
    Chicago Loop
    200 West Adams St., Suite 410
    Tuesdays 9/12 – 12/5/2017 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
    NIU Rockford Tuesdays 9/12 – 12/5/2017 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
    Saturday Fast Track Course
    Location Day Dates Times
    Lombard
    720 E. Butterfield Rd., Suite 100
    Saturdays 10/14 – 12/2/2017 8:30 a.m – 3:30 p.m.
    Online Courses
    Location Day Dates Times
    12 Week Online Tuesdays 9/19 – 12/5/2017 7:00 p.m – 9:00 p.m.
    6 Week Online Mondays and Thursdays 10/23 – 12/4/2017 7:00 p.m – 9:30 p.m.
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    SHRM's Essentials® of HR®
    Location Dates Times
    NIU Naperville October 2 – 3 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    NIU Hoffman Estates November 16 – 17 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
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    HR Strategies and Solutions
    Program Location Dates Times
    Complete Fall Series Package NIU Naperville/
    NIU Hoffman Estates
    Fridays – Oct. 6, Nov. 3, Dec. 1 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    Power Plays:Negotiation Strategies NIU Naperville Friday, Oct. 6 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    Cross-Cultural Management:Unleashing the Power of a Diverse Workforce NIU Hoffman Estates Friday, Nov. 3 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    Joining Forces:Transitioning and Integrating Employees NIU Naperville Friday, Dec. 1 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
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    www.hrcourse.niu.edu 
    or by phone 800-345-9472.

     

    Questions? Contact Donna Mann 
    Director, Credentialing Programs
    dmann@niu.edu | 815-732-6249