Change the way people think
This eleven-course diploma program will prepare you for a career in public relations. 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.
University graduates with a strong background in writing who enjoy the art of communication.
Get Hands-on Experience
560-hour practicum (Jan-April)
Completion Time: 12 months (May to April)
Requirements: Undergraduate Degree, preferably with a strong emphasis on writing, with a minimum average of 70% in the last two years of study.
Designed for: Recent university graduates or those seeking a change in career
Note: Program fees do not include any costs for class materials such as textbooks and software or ancillary fees.
The Diploma in Public Relations application will be available November 1st, 2019 (admission for May 2020)
For information on how to apply to the program, please visit the Post-Degree website for details.
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