Climbing the corporate ladder can be challenging. Whether you are a seasoned professional or just starting your HR journey, earning an HRCI certification or upSkill micro-credential can accelerate your HR career.
countries in the HRCI community
certification holders over 45 years
of Fortune 500 companies employ HRCI certification holders
more requested than other certifications
Survey of company executives in collaboration with Dow Jones Customer Intelligence and Inc. Magazine.
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HRCI offers certification options for all levels of experience
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Preparing for an HRCI® exam exposes you to a whole new body of HR knowledge you can’t get anywhere else.
— Carlissa Crawford, SPHR
Being globally certified by HRCI gave me and my supervisors the confidence that I could singlehandedly handle the global migration of a key knowledge process.
— Bhakti Jhaveri, PHRi, SPHRi
Without a lot of experience out of school, my HRCI® certification gave me the credibility I needed with my boss.
— Mallory Butcher, PHR
When I got my SPHR® certification, it was a huge confidence booster as I started being viewed as a subject matter expert.
— John Tran, SPHR
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