SHRM certification eligibility requirements for students changed at the beginning of 2022 and now only require a student to be actively enrolled in a degree program.
Did you know HR professionals who pass the SHRM certification exam report salaries 14%-15% higher than their peers who do not?* Take the first step and apply for the SHRM-CP today to launch and advance your HR career. Students seeking to earn the SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) credential must meet
additional criteria to apply.
It's a Commitment to Your Career Development
"It made me more confident in my decision-making skills, and I believe it will open doors for future opportunities." -Angela F., SHRM-CP
Certification Matters to Leadership
9 out of 10 HR executives agree it will be important for HR professionals to be SHRM-certified in the future.*
Get Ahead in Your HR Career
88% of HR professionals report that SHRM certification increases the likelihood of obtaining a promotion.*
We know you have what it takes to get certified in HR. Stand out in a competitive job market with three steps:
*Source: HR Careers Study, SHRM, 2020-2021