Other PR & Applied Communication
Types of Degrees Other PR & Applied Communication Majors Are Getting
The following table lists how many other public relations, advertising, and applied communication graduations there were in 2018-2019 for each degree level.
|Education Level||Number of Grads|
Who Is Getting a Bachelor’s Degree in Other PR & Applied Communication?
At the countrywide level, the racial-ethnic distribution of public relations, advertising, and applied communication majors is as follows:
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||138|
|Hispanic or Latino||188|
Students from other countries are interested in Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, too. About 5.1% of those with this major are international students.
Online Other PR & Applied Communication Programs
In 2018-2019, 71 schools offered a public relations, advertising, and applied communication program of some type. The following table lists the number of programs by degree level, along with how many schools offered online courses in the field.
|Degree Level||Colleges Offering Programs||Colleges Offering Online Classes|
|Certificate (Less Than 1 Year)||3||0|
|Certificate (1-2 years)||0||0|
|Certificate (2-4 Years)||0||0|
|Doctor’s Degree (Research)||0||0|
|Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice)||0||0|
|Doctor’s Degree (Other)||0||0|
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Majors Related to Other PR & Applied Communication
You may also be interested in one of the following majors related to public relations, advertising, and applied communication.
|Major||Number of Grads|
|Public Relations, Advertising, & Applied Communication||3,676|
|General Organizational Communication||1,885|
|International & Intercultural Communication||293|
|Technical & Scientific Communication||150|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- College Scorecard
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Usual Weekly Earnings of Wage and Salary Workers First Quarter 2020
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