Public Relations (MA)

No GRE required to apply

Build your career with Emerson’s Public Relations Master’s program. Learn to write speeches, crisis communication plans, and content strategies. Study how to target different audiences through media relationships and help clients and businesses maintain their brand image. 

Based in the heart of Boston, you’ll be exposed to industries like technology, healthcare, finance, arts, theatre, and nonprofits. Professionals can earn up to 8 advanced standing credits for relevant work experience.

Whether your goal is to work at an advertising agency or a company, Emerson’s Public Relations Master’s will help you achieve your career goals. 

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Full-time or part-time

Full-time or part-time options with primarily evening courses let you complete your program in one to three years.

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Relevant Curriculum

Gain valuable knowledge about current concerns from the latest technologies and concepts of user experience design to the role of diversity in the workforce.

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Advanced Standing Opportunity

Gain up to 8 credits of advanced standing through relevant work experience.

Why Emerson

Become a creative force at Emerson College, the nation’s premier institution of higher learning devoted to communication and the arts. Emerson College draws independent minds from diverse backgrounds around the world, and our graduate programs offer a creative learning experience in flexible formats that enable you to advance your passion into an inspiring career.