Human Resource Associate Professional

Program Type: Fully Online
Program Level: Continuing Education
Department: Continuing Education
Institute: Business & Entrepreneurship
College: SAC

What is the Human Resource Associate Professional program?

Earn an aPHR Associate Professional in Human Resources. As a human resource management professional, you are responsible for the recruitment and management of the people who work in your organization. You provide direction for the managers and people, as well. It’s all part of being in human resources. This certificate series of modular courses are designed for functions typically found in the contemporary HR department of small to midsized companies. The goal is to provide you with the practical information needed to perform the daily tasks required by today's HR professional. Legal issues common to all HR functions are identified, addressed, and discussed. (Exam Voucher Included)



  • Emerging Issues in HR - HRPO1008
  • HR Training and Development - HRPO1003
  • Employee Labor Relations - HRPO1004
  • Employee Compliance for HR Management - HRPO1007
  • Employment Practices and Processes - HRPO1000
  • Total Rewards - HRPO1091
  • HR Certification Test Prep - HRPO2030


Program Information

Time Commitment

112 Contact Hours

12 Week Training


Associate Professional in Human Resources (aPHR)

Career Outlook

Learn more at the Alamo Colleges Career Coach website


Program Requirements

Possess proficiency in English (reading, writing, and speaking skills

You are at least eighteen (18) years of age

Have a high school diploma or GED

Must have access to computer/tablet and internet


Financial Aid Eligibility / Modes of Training 


Contact Information

Primary Contact

Dr. Barbara J. Knotts
Phone: 210-486-0593
Campus: San Antonio College

Additional Contact

Vanessa Bailey

Phone: 210-485-0860


Additional Information

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