Earning Your Master's

After completing your 16-credit certificate program, you have the opportunity to roll your credits directly into our 36-credit Masters in Public Relations. For more information, please get in touch with your Graduate Program Director. 

Career Outlook

The field of Public Relations is one of the nation’s fastest-growing industries, with a 7% job growth projected over the next 10 years. Students interested in a career in Public Relations will find flexible career opportunities across many industries. 

Careers paths you can pursue include:

  • Public Relations Strategist
  • Digital Marketing Manager
  • Director of Communications
  • Public Affairs Manager
  • Content Coordinator
  • Social Media Specialist

Student Resources


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