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Rutgers University Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Partnership
Grant Funded SHRM Certification Preparation Course

The Office of Continuing Professional Education at Rutgers University, in partnership with the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), is offering a 2017 SHRM certification preparation course.

This certification preparation course is designed for HR Professionals seeking SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP certification. Throughout the program, you will acquire the competencies and knowledge you'll need to effectively perform your job and achieve career success. The course is designed to help you learn and retain the material effectively and efficiently by combining the best exam preparation system with expert instruction and peer discussion.

Grant Funded Courses Available NOW!

If you or other members of your organization wish to earn this valuable credential, the Office of Continuing Professional Education at Rutgers University has grant funds available to cover the cost of the 36-hour certification preparation course. The cost of materials is $525 per person.

Courses will be scheduled in time to prepare for the Winter Exam Window. Please let us know if you would like to be a host site for these courses.

Call for Details and Eligibility Requirements!
Sharon Gutterman: (848) 932-7701

Benefits To You

You'll benefit from:

  • Experienced, SHRM-certified instructors.
  • Acquiring knowledge and behavioral competencies that will help you prepare for the exam.
  • A structured learning experience that keeps you on track.
  • Opportunities to network and learn from your peers.
  • Earning up to 36 professional development credits (PDCs).



Exam Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must meet specific educational and work experience criteria at the time they submit their application in order to be eligible to sit for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP exam. These requirements are outlined below.

SHRM Exam Eligibility Criteria




2017 SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP Exam Registration Dates:

Winter Exam Window: December 1, 2017 - February 15, 2018
Applications Accepted Starting: May 15, 2017
Regular Application Deadline: October 20, 2017
Late Application Deadline: November 10, 2017


2017 SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP Exam Fees:

SHRM Member: $300 USD
SHRM Nonmember: $400 USD
Application Fee: $50 USD Nonrefundable processing fee. (Included in Exam Fee)

Visit shrm.org for additional details.