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Public Relations & Advertising Schools in Arizona

302 students earned Public Relations degrees in Arizona in the 2018-2019 year.

A Public Relations & Advertising major is the 94th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Public Relations & Advertising Majors in Arizona

Public Relations majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 251
Master’s Degree 39
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 9
Post-Master’s Certificate 3
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 3

Gender Distribution

In Arizona, a public relations major is more popular with women than with men.

Public Relations & Advertising Majors in AZ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of public relations majors in Arizona is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.3%
  • Black or African American: 4.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 18.5%
  • White: 65.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.0%
  • Other Races: 8.6%
Public Relations & Advertising Majors in AZ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Public Relations & Advertising Grads in Arizona

10,630 people in the state and 726,240 in the nation are employed in jobs related to public relations.

Public Relations & Advertising Jobs Nationwide vs. AZ

Wages for Public Relations & Advertising Jobs in Arizona

A typical salary for a public relations grad in the state is $61,400, compared to a typical salary of $69,480 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 10 colleges in Arizona that offer public relations degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

158 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
31,066 Total Students

94% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Graduates earn an average $34,400 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 66% are considered full time.

92 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
11,584 Total Students

97% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Graduates earn an average $38,300 after graduation. It takes the average student 4.24 years to graduate.

23 Degrees in Major Awarded
38,540 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 64%. In their early career, ASU - Skysong grads earn an average salary of $38,300. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 23 to 1.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
90,253 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 98% of students receive it. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $21,197. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 8% are considered full time.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
5,095 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 93% of students receive it. This public school has an average net price of $10,657. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
44,097 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 92% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $14,553.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
20,387 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 73% get financial aid. The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. In their early career, Mesa Community College grads earn an average salary of $29,600.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
51,585 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $11,644. It takes the average student 4.33 years to graduate. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.20%.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
85% Graduation Rate
125 Total Students

80% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $31,109. 11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
17,942 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,600 a year. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,079.

Public Relations & Advertising Careers in AZ

Some of the careers public relations majors go into include:

Job Title AZ Job Growth AZ Median Salary
Community Health Workers 28% $36,870
Technical Writers 18% $70,590
Public Relations Specialists 16% $56,060
Sports Entertainers and Performers 12% $0
Editors 3% $52,050
Radio and Television Announcers -3% $29,020

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to public relations.

Major Annual Graduates in AZ
Communication & Media Studies 1,852
Journalism 409
Radio, TV & Digital Communication 200
Other Communication & Journalism 22

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