The Master of Science in Public Relations is designed to provide students with the essential theoretical and practical tools they need to develop their careers in public relations and public communication. Students graduating with the MSPR leave with an enhanced understanding of the processes of facilitating and negotiating communication between individuals, groups, and organizations. The program is designed to be valuable to students with a variety of public relations experiences; we welcome students who bring diverse perspectives on the practice of public communication.
All of the courses in this program are offered in the evening or online for flexible completion of the program.
Flexible course offerings including online as well as evenings
Four different program emphases to choose from
Gives students practical, advocacy-related skills to develop their careers in public relations and public communications
Graduate teaching and research assistantships available
Extensive internship opportunities available
Some of our recent graduates responded to a Graduate Data survey taken 9 months after graduation. Of the 4 Public Relations graduates who did respond to the survey, 2 or 50% are employed in their field.
Questions? Contact Dr. Melissa Boehm, Assistant Professor, firstname.lastname@example.org.