This prestigious industry award recognizes the achievement of a higher education academic program in the fields of public relations and communication. Judges for these awards—senior leaders from the agency, corporate, nonprofit, education and government ranks—focus on curriculum innovation; quality and accomplishments of faculty members; proven impact on the industry; student enrollment; and professional placement success. Each program that competes also is considered on its effectiveness in preparing students for long-term success in these continuously evolving fields.
Why is this recognition so important for our program? Judged by an unrivalled panel of the most senior professionals in PR and Corporate Communication from the agency, corporate, nonprofit, education, and government ranks, this nomination signifies that the MS in Public Relations and Corporate Communication is the top program of its kind in the country. The recognition reflects the value and the impact of the applied graduate education our students receive at the NYU School of Professional Studies, and acknowledges the quality of the preparation they receive for the professional world.