Georgetown University - Master's in Public Relations & Corporate Communications
Master's in Public Relations & Corporate Communications
Cut through the crowded marketplace and inspire change with Georgetown University’s Master of Professional Studies in Public Relations & Corporate Communications. A three-time winner of PRWeek’s “PR Education Program of the Year” Award, the program prepares you with the essential planning, critical thinking, and creative skills that place you in high demand with today’s employers.
About the Program: The program’s curriculum regularly evolves to align with the industry. You’ll study the latest communications trends, practices, and digital tools to help you stay ahead of the curve in this fast-paced field. You’ll develop a strong foundation in strategic planning, research, writing, and ethics. In the classroom, you’ll learn from communications executives and thought leaders who will share their expertise and experience across a range of specialties. You’ll be able to choose one of four focus areas—Cause Communications, Corporate Communications, Digital Communications, or Public Relations—which will allow you to tailor your studies and sharpen your expertise in a particular area of study.
Real-World Client Work: Capitalizing on Georgetown’s broad partner network and location in Washington, D.C., nearly all of the courses integrate real-world client work. You’ll have the opportunity to engage with some of the nation’s top communications organizations while gaining hands-on practice, building your portfolio, and expanding your network.
Program Format: Ideal for working professionals, the 30-credit program is designed to fit your schedule with options to take classes online, on campus, or through a combination of both. You’ll also have the flexibility to earn the degree at your own pace—you can take up to nine credits per semester and have up to five years to complete the degree.
640 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington
Washington, District of Columbia 20001
United States of America