Public Relations

We are currently not accepting new applications for the Public Relations certificate. Please check back in Spring 2022 for updates.

Learn the skills to delve deep into the public relations industry, exploring best practices for public relations communication writing, ethics, social media strategies, and crisis and reputation management. Invest the time and gain the skills that will help you create campaigns that get results and stay ahead in your field.

To earn your certificate, you must complete six courses. You can start our programs with any course in any month. The course schedule loops so that you can complete the program in six months no matter which month you begin your work. And you can complete your course work around your schedule, from any time zone. 

You are welcome to complete the full certificate or take stand-alone courses that meet your career development needs.

Register for a Single Course

Don’t have time for more than one class? You can select a single class and take just the course(s) that best meet your needs and schedule. Fill out the form on the left side of this page and we'll be in contact with you!

For more information about this program, please fill out the inquiry form on this page or contact Professional Development Studies, at pds@comminfo.rutgers.edu. To apply click here.

Fall 2021 Schedule

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