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Public Relations Schools in Iowa

There are nine schools in the state of Iowa offering public relations programs. 252 students graduated from programs at Iowa public relations schools in 2010. 251 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and one of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 219 students graduate from programs in Iowa in public relations each year. This accounts for 4% of students who schools in the United States graduate from public relations programs. Out of those, 251 students graduated with a public relations degree at the bachelor's level and one with a degree at the master's level.

Nine public relations schools are located in Iowa. And out of these, eight schools are private, while one school is public. While tuition at a private public relations school varies from $20,292 to $30,860, public public relations school tuition is $7,008.

Average tuition for public relations programs is $21,152. The highest tuition for public relations programs, which is $30,860 per year, is at Coe College, while the lowest tuition in Iowa, which is $7,008 each year, is at the University of Northern Iowa.

Iowa public relations schools offer bachelors degrees and masters degrees.

Public Relations Program Completions in Iowa 2006 - 2010

On average, 219 students graduate from programs in Iowa in public relations each year. This accounts for 4% of students who schools in the United States graduate from public relations programs. Out of those, 251 students graduated with a public relations degree at the bachelor's level and one with a degree at the master's level.

Public Relations Program Completions in Iowa 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 150
  • Bachelor 2007: 164
  • Bachelor 2008: 186
  • Bachelor 2009: 156
  • Bachelor 2010: 251
  • Master 2006: 0
  • Master 2007: 0
  • Master 2008: 0
  • Master 2009: 0
  • Master 2010: 1

Public Relations Program Availability in Iowa

Schools in this state offer a total of 12 public relations programs. Of these programs, 91.7% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level.

Public Relations Program Availability in Iowa

  • Bachelor: 11
  • Master: 1

Public Relations Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Public Relations Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 26560
  • 25th Percentile: 32750
  • Median: 44230
  • 75th Percentile: 57240
  • 90th Percentile: 72460

Public Relations and Fundraising Managers — Salary by Percentile

Public Relations and Fundraising Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41830
  • 25th Percentile: 53850
  • Median: 71260
  • 75th Percentile: 93440
  • 90th Percentile: 118170

Public Relations Specialists — Employment Trend

Public Relations Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 42130
  • Median Salary 2007: 43540
  • Median Salary 2008: 44540
  • Median Salary 2009: 43280
  • Median Salary 2010: 44230
  • Total Employed 2006: 1580
  • Total Employed 2007: 1970
  • Total Employed 2008: 1740
  • Total Employed 2009: 1800
  • Total Employed 2010: 1700

Public Relations and Fundraising Managers — Employment Trend

Public Relations and Fundraising Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59920
  • Median Salary 2007: 68790
  • Median Salary 2008: 69510
  • Median Salary 2009: 71490
  • Median Salary 2010: 71260
  • Total Employed 2006: 460
  • Total Employed 2007: 490
  • Total Employed 2008: 520
  • Total Employed 2009: 510
  • Total Employed 2010: 470

Iowa vs National Public Relations Employment

Iowa vs National Public Relations Employment

  • Employed in Iowa: 0.778% (2170)

Public Relations Schools in Iowa

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1. Grand View University

1200 Grandview Ave
Des Moines, IA 50316
(515) 263-2800

Grand View University offers one program in public relations and this school, which is near the center of the city, is in Des Moines, IA. It is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Iowa. It is the sixth biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering public relations.

2. Coe College

1220 First Ave NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402-5092
(319) 399-8000

Coe College offers one public relations program and this school, which is 0.7 miles from the center of the city, is in Cedar Rapids, IA. 1,357 students pursue degrees in 39 programs at this small school, overall. This liberal arts college is the tenth biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering public relations.

3. Saint Ambrose University

518 W Locust St
Davenport, IA 52803-2898
(563) 333-6000

Saint Ambrose University, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Davenport, IA and St. Ambrose offers one public relations program. 3,663 students seek degrees in 129 Saint Ambrose University programs, overall. It is the fifth largest institution in the state of Iowa offering public relations.

4. The University of Northern Iowa

1222 W 27th St
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0005
(319) 273-2311

The University of Northern Iowa, which is near the center of the city, is in Cedar Falls, IA. It offers two programs in public relations. Specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level degree in public relations by UNI and one public relations degree at the master's level. This big university is a public, 4-year, research institution. This university is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering programs in public relations.

5. Drake University

2507 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311-4505
(515) 271-2011

Drake University, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Des Moines, IA and it offers one program in public relations. This mid-sized university is one of 4 research universities in Iowa. This university is the fifth largest institution in the state of Iowa offering public relations in terms of programs.

6. Loras College

1450 Alta Vista
Dubuque, IA 52004-0178
(563) 588-7100

Loras College, which is 0.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Dubuque, IA and it offers one program in public relations. This school is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Iowa. In terms of enrollment, Loras ranks eighth in the state of Iowa.

7. Clarke University

1550 Clarke Dr
Dubuque, IA 52001-3198
(563) 588-6300

Clarke University offers one public relations program and this school, which is near the center of the city, is in Dubuque, IA. It is a 4-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the second largest institution in the state of Iowa offering public relations.

8. Northwestern College

101 Seventh St SW
Orange City, IA 51041
(712) 707-7000

Northwestern College, which is very close to Orange City, Iowa, is in a rural area and NWC offers one program in public relations. Overall, 1,243 students pursue degrees in 46 programs at NWC.

9. Mount Mercy University

1330 Elmhurst Dr NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402-4797
(319) 363-8213

Mount Mercy University is a 4-year institution, founded in 1928. This school, which is 1.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Cedar Rapids, IA. This school offers 44 bachelors level degrees and two masters level degrees to students. In 2010, 1,643 students pursued degrees from the 46 programs at this school. It offers subjects including healthcare management, history, and social work. This liberal arts college is accredited by the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement, Board of Trustees. Mount Mercy is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Iowa.

10. Dordt College

498 4th Ave NE
Sioux Center, IA 51250-1697
(712) 722-6000

Dordt College offers one program in public relations and it is in town of Sioux Center, Iowa. It is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Iowa.