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Communications and Public Relations Experts Critical to Organizational Success

Communications

Skilled communications professionals, especially those in public relations, are highly prized by organizations. Today's businesses and governments communicate globally at speeds and to an extent unimaginable even 20 years ago. Establishing and maintaining trust are more difficult and important than ever. Public relations (PR) professionals help the media and the public trust their business, nonprofit organization, or government agency, and also use various methods to disseminate publicity (positive information) to the media and public.

Because communications and public relations are fast-growing fields, there's lots of competition. Strong writing skills are a must in PR and publicity, and you typically need a bachelor's degree--if not a master's degree--to even be considered for the top jobs. Your best bet is to enroll in diploma or certificate courses that can eventually add up to a degree. You can take your pick of classes and degrees in fields such as public relations, advertising, communications, or journalism.

Degrees are the Key for Communications Professionals

Most communications specialists work in large cities and in headquarters of large industries, government agencies, school systems, colleges, and universities. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, there were about 243,000 public relations specialists in 2006. Between 2006 and 2016, that number is expected to continue to grow. The median annual earnings for salaried PR specialists were $51,280 in 2008. Salaries were highest in business and industry, and lowest in government and at colleges and universities.

For a sure start and long-lasting success in this growing industry, it's important to get that degree. If you're just starting out, take classes and courses leading to a 9-month or 1-year diploma or certificate. The next step: a bachelor's or master's degree--and an exciting, demanding career in a fast-growing field.

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Programs : B.S. in Communication, BS in Communication/Marketing and Sales Communication, B.S. in Communication/Marketing and Sales Communication, and more.

Campus Locations :

Colorado Springs: 5725 Mark Dabling Boulevard Suite 150 Colorado Springs, CO 80919

Saint Louis: 211 North Broadway Suite 901 Saint Louis, MO 63102

Westminster: 8700 Turnpike Drive Westminster, CO 80030

San Antonio: 8200 West Interstate 10 Suite 910 San Antonio, TX 78230

Flowood: 120 Stone Creek Blvd. Suite 200 Flowood, MS 39232

Phoenix: 2550 W. Union Hills Drive Phoenix, AZ 85027

Hollywood: 2400 SW 145th Avenue Hollywood, FL 33027

Springfield: 1343 East Kingsley Street Suite B,C Springfield, MO 65804

Guaynabo: B7 Calle Tabonuco Suite 700 Guaynabo, PR 00968

Chicago: 203 N LaSalle St Chicago, IL 60601

Greenwood: 3209 West Smith Valley Road Suite 214 & 215 Greenwood, IN 46142

Milwaukee: 10850 West Park Place Ste 150 Milwaukee, WI 53224

Richmond: 6600 West Broad Street Suite 200 Richmond, VA 23230

St. Louis: Riverport Executive Center II 13801 Riverport Drive, Suite 100 St. Louis, MO 63043

St Louis Park: 435 Ford Road Suite 1000 St Louis Park, MN 55426

Charlotte: 10925 David Taylor Drive Charlotte, NC 28262

Columbus: 7200 North Lake Drive Columbus, GA 31909

Salem: 670 Hawthorne Ave. S.E. Salem, OR 97301

Kansas City: 901 East 104th Street Suite 200 Kansas City, MO 64131

Nashville: 616 Marriott Drive Suite 150 Nashville, TN 37214

Renton: 900 SW 16th Street Renton, WA 98057

Warrenville: 4525 Weaver Parkway Warrenville, IL 60555

Raleigh: 5511 Capital Center Drive Suite 390 Raleigh, NC 27606

Arlington: 1800 South Bell Street Arlington, VA 22202

Sandy Springs: 8200 Roberts Drive Suite 300 Sandy Springs, GA 30350

Atlanta: 2600 Century Center Atlanta, GA 30345

Baton Rouge: 2431 S. Acadian Thruway Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Washington: 25 Massachusetts Avenue NW Suite 150 Washington, DC 20001

Braintree: 100 Grossman Drive Suite 201 Braintree, MA 02184

Virginia Beach: 150 Central Park Avenue Virginia Beach, VA 23462

Bossier City: 350 Plaza Loop Drive Bldg E Bossier City, LA 71111

Cordova: 65 Germantown Court Suite 100 Cordova, TN 38018

Indianapolis: 7999 Knue Road Suite 150 Indianapolis, IN 46250

Metairie: 1 Galleria Blvd. Metairie, LA 70001

Wayne: 170 South Warner Road Suite 200 Wayne, PA 19087

Independence: 5005 Rockside Road Suite 130 Independence, OH 44131

Augusta: 3150 Perimeter Parkway Augusta, GA 30909

Tigard: 13221 SW 68th Parkway Suite 500 Tigard, OR 97223

Impact your world with a degree from Walden. Start today!

Programs : M.B.A. in Communication, B.S. in Communication - Political Communication, B.S. in Communication - General Program, and more.

Campus Locations : Online

With an education from an Art Institutes school, imagine what you could create. Please Call 855-816-4001 to speak to a customer representative.

Programs : Digital Image Management (C), Digital Image Management (D), Visual Arts (BFA), and more.

Campus Locations :

Miami: 1501 Biscayne Boulevard, Suite 100 Miami, FL 33132

Minneapolis: 15 South 9th Street Minneapolis, MN 55402

Charlotte: Three LakePointe Plaza 2110 Water Ridge Parkway Charlotte, NC 28217

Charleston: 24 North Market Street Charleston, SC 29401

Durham: 410 Blackwell St. Suite 200 Durham, NC 27701

Phoenix: 2233 West Dunlap Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85021

Denver: 1200 Lincoln Street Denver, CO 80203

Austin: 101 W. Louis Henna Blvd. Suite 100 Austin, TX 78728

San Antonio: 1000 IH - 10 West Suite 106 San Antonio, TX 78230

Novi: 28125 Cabot Drive Suite 120 Novi, MI 48377

Arlington: 1820 North Fort Myer Drive Arlington, VA 22209

Santa Monica: 2900 31st Street Santa Monica, CA 90405

Chicago: 350 N. Orleans Street Chicago, IL 60654

Dallas: Two North Park East Dallas, TX 75231

Virginia Beach: 4500 Main Street Suite 100 Virginia Beach, VA 23462

Tucson: 5099 E. Grant Rd. Suite 100 Tucson, AZ 85712

San Francisco: 1170 Market Street San Francisco, CA 94102

San Bernardino: 674 East Brier Drive San Bernardino, CA 92408

Sacramento: 2850 Gateway Oaks Drive Suite 100 Sacramento, CA 95833

Houston: River Oaks Plaza 4140 Southwest Freeway Houston, TX 77027

San Diego: 7650 Mission Valley Rd San Diego, CA 92108

Nashville: 100 Centerview Dr. Suite 250 Nashville, TN 37214

Get a quality technical education and prepare for a better job at TCI College of Technology in New York City.

Programs : Digital Media Arts, and more.

Campus Locations :

New York: 320 West 31st St. New York, NY 10001

Why earn your degree at Grand Canyon University? GCU is a regionally accredited university offering graduate and undergraduate degrees in Business, Nursing, Psychology, Education & more. Apply today!

Programs : B.A. in Communications, B.A. in Advertising and Public Relations with an Emphasis in Advertising Design, M.S. in Organizational Growth and Sales, and more.

Campus Locations : Online

As an accredited university with online degree programs in five schools, Capella University is committed to helping you accomplish your goals through a high-caliber educational experience.

Programs : BS - Marketing (ACBSP-accredited), PhD - Marketing (ACBSP-accredited), and more.

Campus Locations : Online

With more than 300 online and residential areas of study, Liberty offers programs from the certificate to doctoral level.

Programs : MA Strategic Communications: Teaching & Academic, MS in Marketing: Public Relations, Master of Science in Marketing - Digital Marketing and Advertising, and more.

Campus Locations : Online

At Kaplan University, we offer over 180 degree and certificate programs.

Programs : Bachelor of Science: Communication, Master of Business Administration : Marketing, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration : Marketing, and more.

Campus Locations :

Urbandale: 4655 121st Street Urbandale, IA 50323

South Portland: 265 Western Ave South Portland, ME 04106

Omaha: 5425 N. 103rd St. Omaha, NE 68134

Cedar Falls: 7009 Nordic Drive Cedar Falls, IA 50613

Hagerstown: 18618 Crestwood Drive Hagerstown, MD 21742

Lewiston: 475 Lisbon Street Lewiston, ME 04240

Mason City: 100 1st Street NW Mason City, IA 50401

Davenport: 1801 East Kimberly Road Suite 1 Davenport, IA 52807

Augusta: 14 Marketplace Drive Augusta, ME 04330

Lincoln: 1821 K Street Lincoln, NE 68501

Cedar Rapids: 3165 Edgewood Parkway SW Cedar Rapids, IA 52404

Founded in 1888, Tiffin University is proud to offer a personal and practical education for motivated, professionally focused students who want real-world experiences and results.   For more information call now 844-867-2370.

Programs : Master of Humanities: Communication, Bachelor of Business Administration: Marketing, Master of Business Administration: Marketing, and more.

Campus Locations : Online

Experience an education that helps you realize your potential in a way that fits you best. Request more information about Post University today.  

Programs : B.A. in Interactive Communication/Media Arts, B.A. in Interactive Communication/Organizational Communication, B.A. in Interactive Communication, and more.

Campus Locations : Online

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