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Public Relations Schools in Massachusetts

There are four Massachusetts schools offering public relations programs. 133 students graduated with degrees from Massachusetts public relations schools in 2010. 104 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 27 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 119 students graduate from programs in this state in public relations each year. This accounts for 2% of public relations students who US schools graduate. Of those, one student graduated with public relations certificates, one with an associate's level degree, 104 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 27 with a degree at the master's level.

Four public relations schools are located in Massachusetts. And out of these, two schools are public, while two schools are private. Private public relations school tuition varies from $28,526 to $31,305, while tuitions at a public public relations school are $7,230.

Average tuition for programs in public relations is $21,825. The highest tuition for programs in public relations, which is $31,305 every year, is at Assumption College, while the lowest tuition in this state, which is $7,230 per year, is at Salem State University.

Schools in this state offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees in public relations.

Public Relations Program Completions in Massachusetts 2006 - 2010

On average, 119 students graduate from programs in this state in public relations each year. This accounts for 2% of public relations students who US schools graduate. Of those, one student graduated with public relations certificates, one with an associate's level degree, 104 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 27 with a degree at the master's level.

Public Relations Program Completions in Massachusetts 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 2
  • Certificate 2010: 1
  • Associate 2006: 0
  • Associate 2007: 0
  • Associate 2008: 0
  • Associate 2009: 2
  • Associate 2010: 1
  • Bachelor 2006: 73
  • Bachelor 2007: 86
  • Bachelor 2008: 73
  • Bachelor 2009: 118
  • Bachelor 2010: 104
  • Master 2006: 50
  • Master 2007: 39
  • Master 2008: 32
  • Master 2009: 29
  • Master 2010: 27

Public Relations Program Availability in Massachusetts

Massachusetts schools offer a total of eight public relations programs. Of these programs, about 37.5% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level and the associates level.

Public Relations Program Availability in Massachusetts

  • Certificate: 1
  • Associate: 1
  • Bachelor: 3
  • Master: 3

Public Relations Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Public Relations Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 34450
  • 25th Percentile: 42750
  • Median: 56780
  • 75th Percentile: 75080
  • 90th Percentile: 99690

Public Relations and Fundraising Managers — Salary by Percentile

Public Relations and Fundraising Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 63460
  • 25th Percentile: 81190
  • Median: 104840
  • 75th Percentile: 139010
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Public Relations Specialists — Employment Trend

Public Relations Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 53460
  • Median Salary 2007: 53010
  • Median Salary 2008: 54180
  • Median Salary 2009: 55100
  • Median Salary 2010: 56780
  • Total Employed 2006: 8490
  • Total Employed 2007: 8460
  • Total Employed 2008: 8920
  • Total Employed 2009: 9160
  • Total Employed 2010: 9380

Public Relations and Fundraising Managers — Employment Trend

Public Relations and Fundraising Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 97880
  • Median Salary 2007: 102170
  • Median Salary 2008: 101390
  • Median Salary 2009: 101560
  • Median Salary 2010: 104840
  • Total Employed 2006: 1800
  • Total Employed 2007: 1830
  • Total Employed 2008: 2080
  • Total Employed 2009: 2020
  • Total Employed 2010: 2120

Massachusetts vs National Public Relations Employment

Massachusetts vs National Public Relations Employment

  • Employed in Massachusetts: 4.121% (11500)

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1. Regis College

235 Wellesley St
Weston, MA 02493-1571
(781) 768-7000

Regis College is a 4-year institution, founded in 1927. Regis is located in the suburbs of Weston, Massachusetts. This school offers subjects such as x ray tech, biochemistry, and chemistry. Regis offers two certificates, two degrees at the associates level, 22 degrees at the bachelors level, seven degrees at the masters level, and one doctoral level degree to students. 1,737 students sought degrees from the 27 programs at Regis in 2010. The New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education accredits this school. Regis is one of 27 liberal arts colleges in Massachusetts.

2. Assumption College

500 Salisbury St
Worcester, MA 01609-1296
(508) 767-7000

Assumption College offers one program in public relations and Assumption, which is 2.5 miles from the center of the city, is in Worcester, MA. It is a 4-year institution. This school ranks second in terms of enrollment in the state of Massachusetts.

3. Suffolk University

8 Ashburton Pl Beacon Hill
Boston, MA 02108-2770
(617) 573-8000

Suffolk University offers four public relations programs. Specifically, it offers two bachelor's level public relations degrees to students and two master's level public relations degrees. This medium-sized school is in the center of Boston. This school is a 4-year institution. In terms of programs, SU is the largest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering public relations.

4. Salem State University

352 Lafayette St
Salem, MA 1970
(978) 542-6000

Salem State University is located in the suburbs of Salem, Massachusetts and this school offers one program in public relations. 9,993 students seek degrees in 116 Salem State University programs, overall. It is the third biggest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering public relations in terms of programs.

5. Cape Cod Community College

2240 Iyannough Rd
West Barnstable, MA 02668-1599
(508) 362-2131

Cape Cod Community College offers one program in public relations and this college, which is near the center of the city, is in West Barnstable, MA. 4,482 students pursue degrees in 65 Cape Cod Community College programs, overall. It is the largest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering public relations in terms of programs.