Become a professional storyteller and master the art of creating good press and managing bad press with Keystone’s Public Relations degree.
Why Study Public Relations?
Connect one-on-one with faculty, fellow students, and other professionals through classroom instruction, hands-on learning, and internships:
- Develop skills in messaging, branding, and building relationships for individuals and/ or companies or organizations across all media platforms.
- Master skills in writing, speaking, and developing strategic communication plans.
- Build a portfolio with a body of work to show prospective employers.
- Partner with industry leaders in various internship opportunities.
- Participate in a semester-length communication research working alongside highly qualified faculty and mentors who have real-world experience.
- Contribute to College media publications and gain relevant skills for careers in many different fields.
Keystone student-to-faculty ratio
increase in jobs over the next 10 years
Keystone students employed or continuing their education within six months of graduation
Median annual salary for public relations careers
What can I do with a Public Relations degree?
The public relations program will prepare students to become skilled PR professionals who can creatively manage media relations through publicity, promotions, special events, crisis management, community outlets, social media and web.
- Brand Manager
- Corporate Communications
- Government Affairs
- Public Information Officer
- Press Secretary
- Social Media Specialist
- Health Care
- Non-Profit Agencies
- Local, State, and Federal Government
Amazing opportunities—on campus and beyond
From internships and experiential learning opportunities to travel and conferences, you’ll have many opportunities to conduct real-world experiences, work with your peers and mentors in your chosen field, and learn first-hand the latest skills to succeed in the real world.
The Voice of Keystone College, a student-run, on-campus, radio station.
The Key, the official student newspaper of Keystone College, is produced each semester. Students enrolled in any journalism course are required to write for the paper as part of the curriculum, however the paper is open to any student in any major who would like to write articles or take newsworthy photos for this college publication.
Anthony DelRegno, MA, MBA
Drake Gomez, MFA
Kerry Roe, PhD
Ward Roe, MFA
Sara White, MA
Sherry Strain, PhD
Janet C. Wrightnour, MA
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