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Public Relations

Public Relations specialists aim to enhance the relationship between an organization or individual with strategic groups such as investors, employees, activist groups, government regulators and others. PR specialists help organizations cultivate relationships with all who are affected by the company mission. The work of PR specialists has additional value to society when they help clients practice social responsibility and respond to the interests of critical stakeholders.

Career Opportunities

  • Publicist
  • Public Relations Manager
  • Community Relations Liaison
  • Government Relations Director
  • Lobbyist
  • Communication Specialist

Undergraduate Programs

BA in Public Relations

The Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Public Relations provides a strong foundation in the theory, practice, and techniques of public relations in the digital age.

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Graduate Programs

MA in Public & Organizational Relations

The Master of Arts (MA) in Public and Organizational Relations is a highly marketable credential for both aspiring and seasoned professionals who wish to advance in such fast-growing, fast-paced fields as corporate communications, public relations, healthcare communication, organizational consulting, marketing and non-profit development.

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