Become a creative force in the field of communication with our Public Relations (MA). Create strategic messaging and media plans, master speech writing, and formulate crisis communication plans to help clients maintain their brand images. 

Located in the heart of downtown Boston, you’ll be exposed to industries such as healthcare, finance, education, arts, news agencies, community organizations, nonprofits & more - allowing you to explore industries of interest while launching your career as a Public Relations professional.

Program highlights include:

  • No GRE requirements to apply
  • Full-time and part-time options available 
  • Courses are offered in the evening to fit your schedule
  • Earn up to eight Advanced Standing credits for your professional work experience; allowing you to expedite your time to degree completion by applying your working knowledge towards your degree

Meet Your Admission Counselor


Encore Scholarship Webinar: How to get Your Discounted Master's Degree at Emerson

October 27, 2021, 12:00 p.m. EST

During this session, you'll get the opportunity to hear from our admission staff and learn more about our graduate programs and alumni Encore scholarship.

4+1 Bachelor’s to Master’s Program

Our Public Relations (MA) is available to current Emerson undergraduate students who are interested in pursuing a Master’s degree in just one additional year. For more information, visit our 4+1 MA in Public Relations page.