Mohawk College - Graduate Programs

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Public Relations

Mohawk College - Graduate Programs

Faculty:School of Business
Field of Study:Public Relations/Image Management
Length:8 Month(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $7,441


Through this program, students will discover corporate communications; explore media relations, electronic publishing, and crisis communication; understand various publics, including special interest groups; learn to use technological media; experience PR planning; and develop skills in PR writing. Accreditation is available through the Canadian Public Relations Society and the International Association of Business Communicators after a number of years in the industry.

Graduates may find career opportunities in professional organizations and societies; government (local, municipal, and regional); other not-for-profits, such as education, health care, religious organizations, police, libraries; corporations; public relations agencies; and advertising/marketing/promotional agencies.


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    Applicants must have one of the following: a university degree in Communications, Contemporary Studies, Business, English, or Filmstudies; a college diploma in Marketing, Business Administration, Business, General Arts, Media; or a combination of education and work experience deemed equivalent by the College. A résumé and transcripts may be required. Additional information, such as references or published documents, is optional. Students are required to lease a laptop computer for use during this program.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on October 30, 2022