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HRCI offers a suite of eight credentials that align with your HR potential.


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Over 45 Years of Setting the Standard

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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This is not a confirmation or a guarantee that you are eligible. To qualify, you must complete the formal application process.

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