Performance Improvement (Master of Science)

Earn an Online Master’s in Performance Improvement

Looking for an advanced education that can take your career to a whole new level? Grantham University’s Master of Science in Performance Improvement program teaches progressive skills in organizational resource management. This IACBE-accredited program will help you learn how to manage complex organizational challenges through performance improvement strategies.

What will I learn in this program for an online degree in Performance Improvement?
As you take this performance improvement program, you will become adept at analyzing an organization, generating strategies to maximize performance and implementing solutions that affect the bottom line.

What careers can I pursue with a master’s in Performance Improvement degree?
You can take your career to the next level with a number of team-leading positions, including titles like corporate trainer, management development specialist, human resources analyst or benefits administrator1.

How long is this program for an online degree in performance improvement?
At 37 credit hours, the performance improvement degree program should be completed in 24 months. It could take less time depending on how much transfer credit you receive and how many classes you take each term.

How much will a master’s in Performance Improvement degree program cost?
The graduate rate is $325 per credit hour – lower if you’re a member of the military, a veteran or part of a military family. Grantham also offers scholarships and financial aid for those who qualify.

When can I start?
Courses begin weekly, so we’re ready when you are.

Call us at (888) 947-2684 to learn more about our accredited degree programs, financial assistance opportunities or enrollment process.

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Performance Improvement Program Outcomes
After successfully completing Grantham University’s Performance Improvement Degree Program, you will be able to:

  • Evaluate organizational and human performance problems and issues
  • Utilize communication skills
  • Prepare proposals and develop strategies to influence stakeholder decisions
  • Design and develop viable interventions to improve performance
  • Analyze professional, ethical, legal and social issues and responsibilities
  • Measure and revise performance improvement solutions
  • Design and manage performance improvement projects
  • Employ and apply quantitative techniques in performance improvement areas

University Professional Outcomes
Grantham University prepares graduates to succeed in a variety of professional and civic settings by incorporating these five critical life skills into the curriculum:

  • Communication – competence in effective written and oral communication
  • Critical Thinking – ability to analyze problems, reflectively process information and formulate solutions
  • Respect for Diversity – awareness of and appreciation for varieties of human experiences and social structures
  • Professional, Ethical and Social Responsibilities – responsibility to the greater societal good and an applied ethical framework in decision making
  • Lifelong Learning – definition for and acquisition of a continuing pursuit of educational needs throughout their professional lives

Learn how an online degree from Grantham could change your life and ignite your career success. Our online classes are a great fit for active duty military, veterans, military spouses, military personnel, high school graduates, government employees, etc. Contact us at (888) 947-2684 to find out more about our accredited degree programs, financial assistance opportunities and enrollment process.

Course Highlights & Curriculum

Textbook Information

Curriculum Highlights

Course Number Course Title
HPI501 Introduction to Organizational and Human Performance
BA590 Organizational Behavior
HPI515 Measurement and Assessment Strategies
HPI620 Strategic Human Resources Management
HPI633 Knowledge, Learning, and Enterprise Systems
HPI632 Evaluating Results and Benefits

Full curriculum

Course Title Credits
HPI501 Introduction to Organizational and Human Performance 3
HPI505 Principles of Human Performance Technology 3
HPI507 Learning and Performance 3
BA590 Organizational Behavior 3
HPI513 Performance Consulting, Persuasive Communication and Influence Process 3
HPI515 Measurement and Assessment Strategies 3
HPI620 Strategic Human Resources Management 3
HPI641 Learning Theories and Technology 3
HPI633 Knowledge, Learning and Enterprise Systems 3
HPI631 Performance Analysis 3
HPI632 Evaluating Results and Benefits 3
HPI699 Capstone Performance Project 3
GU500 Graduate Student Success 1
Program and core: 37
Electives (0): 0
Total: 37

Additional online degree details

Degree level: Masters
Delivery method: Online
Availability: Available

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