Public Relations


One Year Career Focused Program

The Diploma in Public Relations is a one-year full-time program, combining eight months of learning online from May to December and four months in a practicum placement from January to April.

Change the way people think

Gain the skills needed to work for all types and sizes of companies and organizations, focusing on the communication between your organization and the public. Develop a professional network, unique skills, and a portfolio of projects that you can use throughout your career.

The practicum provides hands-on experience, a strong network of industry contacts, and an edge in the job search process. It is the culmination of your work in the classroom and the bridge to a great career in your target industry.


Designed for

University graduates with a strong background in writing who enjoy the art of communication.


Get Hands-on Experience

  • 560-hour practicum (Jan-April)



Duration: One-year, full-time

Start: May

Location: Online

Requirements: Undergraduate Degree, preferably with a strong emphasis on writing, with a minimum average of 70% in the last two years of study. 

Cost: Domestic $7800  International $14,000

Application Deadline: February 15

Note: Program fees do not include any costs for class materials such as textbooks and software or ancillary fees.


Applications open November 1

Apply between Nov 1 and Feb 15 for the May 2021 start.


WebsitePost-Degree Site

For information on how to apply to the program, please visit the Post-Degree website for details.




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