Case Study of an On-line HRCI Exam Prep Course for HR Professionals

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  • Patricia A. Meglich University of Nebraska at Omaha

Abstract

Preparing for the professional certification exam can be a daunting challenge for HR professionals.  Two major aspects of exam preparation are the mastery of HR content and the enhancement of test-taking skills.   This case study describes an on-line course designed to address both aspects of exam prep for participants preparing for the PHR and SPHR exams.  Using a combination of  andragogical techniques, course participants interacted with course materials and with each other to increase their HR knowledge.   Participant performance on the HRCI exam confirms course effectiveness.  Recommendations are provided for those considering offering such a course.

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Meglich, P. A. (2010). Case Study of an On-line HRCI Exam Prep Course for HR Professionals. Journal of Human Resources Education, 4(3). Retrieved from https://journals.troy.edu/index.php/JHRE/article/view/63

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