Masters Programs in Public Relations

Compare 11 Masters Programs in Public Relations

Public Relations

Do you feel that communicating with people and organizing things are you strongest points? Then perhaps you should consider taking a masters degree in Public relations, to perfect and use these skills to your own best advantage! Pursuing a career in Public relations will give you the chance to always meet new people and help people and organizations to connect with each other.

When studying in a Master in Public Relations program, you will learn about financial public relations, crisis communication, consumer public relations, internal communications, government relations and many more. You will have to devote yourself to the study of politics, economics, marketing, social studies and  ethics. Public relations can also be an international field, so knowing or learning multiple languages will be a great advantage in pursuing your future career.

Take a look and the universities and programs presented  below. You can contact the universities directly from here and ask for additional information. Make the most of your ability to connect with people and take a master in Public Relations!

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Master in Corporate Communication: Public Relations, Protocol and Events Management in Barcelona

ESERP Business School
Campus Part time 1 year October 2018 Spain Barcelona

You will learn how to handle the media and discover how to portray a good corporate image, in addition to the influence external agents can have on all decisions. [+]

Masters in Public Relations. Studying the Master in Corporate Communication: Public Relations, Protocol and Events Management in Barcelona will allow you to develop your communication skills in order to work in the business world. If you are an active person with people skills and you are interested in communication, pay attention! You will be able to fill a position in the communication department of any company since you will have been educated on how to handle the media and you will have a mastery of public relations overall, enabling you to overcome both internal and external crisis situations. In addition, you will learn about different protocols including the official, business and social protocols, in order to organise events as well as assist in the organisation of others while representing your company name. Not only that but you will also acquire valuable knowledge in regards to budget preparation, which will help you to carry out these events successfully. You will even learn to master non-verbal communication, an essential factor for networking when it comes to interpreting messages. So if you want to work in any field related to corporate communication and public relations, the Master in Corporate Communication: Public Relations, Protocol and Events Management in Barcelona is the best choice for making the leap into the workforce with the best possible training. The degree is recognised by the UVIC-UCC, and they will issue you their own University Degree, sponsored by the Abertis Foundation. What else are you waiting for to find... [-]

Master in Communication Management - Image Communication (advertising, public relations, branding)

University of Wroclaw
Campus Full time Part time 2 years October 2018 Poland Wrocław + 1 more

Communication Management studies offer a comprehensive approach to external and internal communication of brands, organizations and their image, by means of existing communication systems. Graduates of the program will have acquired theoretical knowledge and practical competences in the areas of specific aspects of communication of organizations and their external and internal image (advertising, public... [+]

Communication Management studies offer a comprehensive approach to external and internal communication of brands, organizations and their image, by means of existing communication systems. Graduates of the program will have acquired theoretical knowledge and practical competences in the areas of specific aspects of communication of organizations and their external and internal image (advertising, public relations, branding). They will also have acquired detailed knowledge about the range of work and competences of different units of organizations and companies from the creative industry. The educational goal of the program is to build competences connected with designing (also graphic), perceived as an important element of organizational and brand image. The core characteristic of Communication Management studies is the focus on building a wide range of competences in the area of communication, economy, marketing and market processes, as well as knowledge about the media in the graduates. In the near future the highly changeable market and media environment will result in a strong need to be oriented on innovativeness and creativity of communication, as well as goal based management. Therefore, these competences will allow the graduates to build a strong position in the labor market and constantly adapt to its needs. The educational goal of the Communication Management studies is to teach the students techniques and methods of appropriate, effective and efficient communication and managing companies, organizations and institutions. The graduates will also have acquired the skill of diagnosing disturbances in communication, as well as anticipating crises and managing them. Communication Management graduates can... [-]

Master in Public Relations

Syracuse University - S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications
Campus 1 year July 2018 USA Syracuse

Our internationally recognized public relations (PR) program is one of the few in the U.S. that offers undergraduate, graduate and mid-career-level PR education. Typically, incoming graduate students are recent college graduates planning on entering the public relations field. [+]

Masters in Public Relations.

Organizations need experienced communicators to effectively convey their messages. Teaching our students how to craft and deliver communications is at the heart of our mission.

Our internationally recognized public relations (PR) program is one of the few in the U.S. that offers undergraduate, graduate and mid-career-level PR education. Typically, incoming graduate students are recent college graduates planning on entering the public relations field.

Prepare for the profession

In our 13-month program, you will study the theory, concepts, processes and practices of public relations (PR). Your introductory graduate year public relations course will challenge you to conceptualize, plan and execute typical PR activities such as client meetings and press conferences. From there, you will spend your year developing critical and strategic thinking, as well as learn how to most effectively interact with both clients and the news media.... [-]


Master - Strategic Communications Management In Advertising And Public Relations

Far Eastern Federal University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Vladivostok

The program combines general theoretical and practical training in the field of strategic communication management in advertising and public relations. [+]

Program Overview The program combines general theoretical and practical training in the field of strategic communication management in advertising and public relations. The program examines the strategic principles of modern management information and advertising communications, analyzed the experience and principles of advertising and information campaigns in the Asia-Pacific region. The program content focuses on the contemporary sphere of mass communications and media, the advertising market, as well as trends in the sphere of business information communications development. The program aims at developing practical skills of evaluating the effectiveness of advertising and information campaigns, as well as the use of innovative resources in advertising and PR-activities. acquired competence skills the implementation of research projects; ideas about modern advertising markets; control of the process of creating an advertising and PR-product of various kinds for different target markets and spheres; systematic evaluation of performance in the advertising markets; organization of work in the field of advertising and public relations, including the management, guidance and control functions; ability to work in large companies (including international and holding) organizing and planning the activities of advertising, marketing and information support of the activities of the corporation. Competitive advantages qualified teachers, including well-known theoretical and practical; the presence of a large database of practices in leading organizations of various types in the region; study of regional specificity Asia-Pacific and the Far East of Russia; use FEFU capacity as an interdisciplinary multicultural scientific and educational area; the ability to integrate into international projects in the Far East of... [-]

Master in Social Media and Digital PR

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Milan
Campus Full time 10 months November 2017 Italy Milan

Social tools and digital PR are more and more involved in marketing and communication strategies, indeed they call for specific skills. That’s why professionals able to deal with such a wide, ever-changing context are more and more demanded. [+]

Masters in Public Relations. Social tools and digital PR are more and more involved in marketing and communication strategies, indeed they call for specific skills. That’s why professionals able to deal with such a wide, ever-changing context are more and more demanded. After an intensive path of 7 months in class - plus 3 of internship - participants enter the job market of social media, in companies or agencies. Moreover they face different themes connected to digital and its networking features towards customers, partners and influencers. Professional opportunities - The Master provides a highly qualifying know–how as: Social Media Manager, Social Media Specialist, Community Manager, Digital PR Manager, Digital Consultant, Digital Content Strategist. Target - Graduates in artistic or humanistic fields, either technical or economical; professionals with at least 2 years of experience in the sector. Methodology and structure - social media are the key factor in marketing, a radical change in balancing the communication between companies and consumers. As in the past companies used to transmit a message through traditional media and consumers used to respond buying those products, contemporary scenario sees consumers involved in a relation with companies, able to talk to them and about them. Consequently the social – generally speaking the digital world – has become central, for companies, in supporting this fruitful exchange. The Master trains professionals able to interpret a brand identity, create and manage a proper strategy. Graduates identify and coordinate different kind of professional profiles, keeping a focus on social media and... [-]

Master in Communications and International Public Relations

National University of Science and Technology MISiS
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Moscow

In the Communications and International Public Relations program, professors teach interactive classes, heads of communications agencies share first-hand experience, and students benefit from multicultural discussions and challenging project work. This is a two-year full-time master's degree program. [+]

In the Communications and International Public Relations program, professors teach interactive classes, heads of communications agencies share first-hand experience, and students benefit from multicultural discussions and challenging project work. This two-year full-time master’s degree program focuses on  the promotion of scientific innovations, products, or technologies  through interaction with businesses, government, and international organizations. Courses will be delivered in English by academics and practitioners using innovative educational technologies.

If you are a bachelor’s degree holder proficient in English and striving to be a public relations and communications professional, this program has been designed for you.... [-]


Master in Culture and Media, Journalism and Public Relations

John Naisbitt University
Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 Serbia Belgrade

Basic aim of master program of Graduate academic studies of management in culture and media, journalism and public relations on the Faculty of Culture and Media is to qualify the candidates to respond competently and proficiently to new, complex and redefined requirements of cultural institutions and media, PR agencies and PR services, journalist editorial boards and mass media companies, adjusted to global organization and social rapid changing processes. [+]

Masters in Public Relations. Basic aim of master program of Graduate academic studies of management in culture and media, journalism and public relations on the Faculty of Culture and Media is to qualify the candidates to respond competently and proficiently to new, complex and redefined requirements of cultural institutions and media, PR agencies and PR services, journalist editorial boards and mass media companies, adjusted to global organization and social rapid changing processes. Degree (academic title) Master graduated culturologist Enrolment Candidates eligible to apply to the master studies must have a degree in a related field. Students should confirm the knowledge of business English by submitting a valid certificate or to take the exam before the Committee. The Committee is composed of three English language teaches employed at John Naisbitt University. The Committee may on the basis of Certificate of passed exams in English allow the student not to take the test. Students must also submit a short resume. The number of students who enrol in this program is aligned with teaching staff, physical, technical and technological capabilities of the Graduate School. *The program requires a Serbian language pre-course, which is organized by the Center for career development, consueling and life-long learning within the University.The course lasts for two months from end August till October, and it costs 350EUR. Courses and modules Program of studies comprises two-semesters of theoretical and professional basic studies extension on the faculty carrying the same title, aimed at enhanced understanding and improvement of numerous forms of... [-]

Consulting Expertise In Strategic Planning Public Image And Media

Universidad Galileo
Campus Full time Part time 2 years July 2018 Guatemala Guatemala City + 1 more

Contribute to the formation of highly trained professionals who develop comprehensive and competitively in the field of strategic design and implementation of projects of Public Image for individuals, institutions and companies with a deep knowledge of handling public relations, imaging and media Communication. [+]

About Objectives: Contribute to the formation of highly trained professionals who develop comprehensive and competitively in the field of strategic design and implementation of projects of Public Image for individuals, institutions and companies with a deep knowledge of handling public relations, imaging and media Communication. pensum FIRST YEAR 1st cycle ANALYSIS OF HEARINGS AND MANAGEMENT OF PUBLIC OPINION EXPRESSION AND NO VERBAL VERBAL Body Image 2ND cycle INTERVIEW PRESS BROADCAST POLITICAL IMAGE (political marketing, PROPAGANDA AND PUBLICITY) TECHNOLOGY MEDIA PUBLIC IMAGE 3RD cycle COMMUNICATION AND PUBLIC POLICY ETIQUETTE AND PROTOCOL THE SPOKESMAN AND THE MESSAGE 4TH cycle SOCIAL IMAGE WORKSHOP CORPORATE PROJECTS AND PUBLIC RELATIONS POWER MEDIATIC AND OPINION SURVEYS SEMIOLOGY IMAGE COLOR AND PSYCHOLOGY SECOND YEAR 5TH cycle ENTREPRENEURSHIP IMAGE AND SOCIO-POLITICAL SYSTEM OF GUATEMALA MANAGEMENT TRAINING AUDIOVISUAL AND MEDIA 6TH cycle ADMINISTRATION ENVIRONMENTAL IMAGE WORKSHOP: POLITICAL CAMPAIGN DESIGN, STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND MEDIA PRESS 7TH cycle GENRES NEWSPAPER AND ANNOUNCEMENTS ENGINEERING PUBLIC IMAGE ASSEMBLY OF EVENTS AND PRESS CONFERENCE 8TH cycle WORKSHOP: COMMUNITY MANAGER AND WEBSITES COSTS AND BUDGET MANAGEMENT COMPANY PUBLIC IMAGE PROJECT PUBLIC PRESENTATIONS Academic credits Total: 78 * In the first year graduate degree is obtained and in the second year master's degree is obtained. Duration The master has a duration of two years, divided into eight quarters, we offer the cycle from January to December. Night Day: Saturday from 16:00 to 20:40 hours. American Cycle: open enrollment for the American cycle of 6 to 18 July in the School of Public Image. Home course:... [-]

Master in Marketing Communication and Public Relations

Izmir University of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Turkey Balçova

Marketing Communications and Public Relations M.A. program is designed to incorporate disciplines of marketing communications and public relations together; with the aim to graduate experts and communication professionals who concentrate on marketing communications and public relations and can further contemplate on fundamental disciplines such as advertising, corporate communication, public relations and brand communication within an integrated perspective. Graduates of this program will have received innovative education that extensively addresses contemporary communication dynamics. [+]

Masters in Public Relations. Marketing Communications and Public Relations M.A. program is designed to incorporate disciplines of marketing communications and public relations together; with the aim to graduate experts and communication professionals who concentrate on marketing communications and public relations and can further contemplate on fundamental disciplines such as advertising, corporate communication, public relations and brand communication within an integrated perspective. Graduates of this program will have received innovative education that extensively addresses contemporary communication dynamics. Courses MCPR 566 IMC Principles and Practices MCPR 569 Public Relations Theory and Practice BA 564 Marketing Research MCPR 595 Seminar MCPR 599 Master Thesis Elective Courses MCPR 551 Brand Communication MCPR 561 Special Topics in PR MCPR 562 Selected Issues in IMC MCPR 570 Global Consumer Culture and Identities MCPR 571 Creative Thinking MCS 501 Research Methods in Communication Studies MCS 507 Crossroads in Communication Studies Application Requirements for International Students Who can apply? Foreign nationals Blue Card holders (Turkish citizens by birth, but released from citizenship by the Ministry of the Internal Affairs, and who can certify that their minor children who are registered in that permit are eligible for the rights stated in Law No. 5203) Foreign nationals who became Turkish citizen afterwards/dual citizens in the same status Turkish nationals who completed the last three years of their secondary education (high school) in a foreign country excluding Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, (including those who completed their entire secondary education (high school) at Turkish schools in the presence of Ministry of... [-]

Master in Public Relations

University of Dubrovnik
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Croatia Dubrovnik

The graduate study in public relations lasts for two years, ie. four semesters (120 ects credits). Upon completion of the graduate study, students acquire the academic degree of Master in Public Relations. [+]

Public relations

The graduate study in public relations lasts for two years, ie. four semesters (120 ects credits). Upon  completion  of  the  graduate  study,  students  acquire  the  academic degree of Master in Public Relations.

This  graduate  study,  lasting  two  years,  trains  students  for  independent  scientific-research and highly professional work in PR services, government  and non-government organizations, PR agencies and commercial enterprises. Furthermore,  graduates  will  be  able  to  apply  their  theoretical  knowledge in  practical work and organization ability, and will be able to follow  trends in public relations and society and their correlation.  ... [-]


Master of Public Affairs

Park University
Campus or Online 36 hours September 2018 USA Kansas City Parkville

The M.P.A. program allows you to be adaptable in your career, understand and prepare for multisector and cross-sector realities, and successfully lead in your changing environment. [+]

Master of Public Affairs

 

The M.P.A. program allows you to be adaptable in your career, understand and prepare for multisector and cross-sector realities, and successfully lead in your changing environment. Because the M.P.A. is a values-driven program, you will focus not only on doing things the right way, but on the courage to do the right things.  

 Prepare for the unscripted future

The cross-sector, liberal-arts base of the M.P.A. degree is designed for those navigating the changing and dynamic work environment of the 21st century.  

 Learn from widely published, highly experienced and qualified faculty

Your courses will be led by seasoned academicians and Ph.D. researchers. In addition, Park University has attracted well-known leaders as faculty. Our courses are taught by leader-scholars who are former mayors, city managers, executive directors of nonprofit organizations, state and local government officials, and heads of national an international professional organizations. This combination of faculty brings enormous vitality and real-world currency into the classroom—both online and face-to-face.  ... [-]