Public Relations

​Students in public relations at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point learn the connections between organizations and their various publics or audiences. Public relations practitioners help their clients communicate with important groups in their environments, promote products and services effectively, and manage crises.

Explore Career Opportunities in Public Relations

With an average placement rate of more than 90 percent, our graduates continue their success in the professional workplace. Students pursuing this emphasis prepare for entry-level public relations positions in health care, travel, sports, entertainment and government. Job possibilities are limited only by a student’s imagination. Career options include:

  • Marketing Manager/Specialist
  • Product Manager
  • Public Relations/Communications Specialist
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Social Media Strategist/Specialist
  • Fundraising Manager
  • Marketing Coordinator/Assistant
  • Market Research Analyst

Get Involved on Campus 

UW-Stevens Point offers a wide range of media opportunities on campus for students to become involved with.  Media Studies opportunies include:

Gain Experience Outside the Classroom

Students can do internships to demonstrate their workplace success to prospective employers and earn inside tracks to getting full-time positions after graduation. Our students have completed successful internships with a variety of organizations and businesses throughout the country, including:
  • Media Organizations
  • Public Relations firms
  • Governmental Offices
  • Entertainment Venues
  • Corporations
  • Nonprofit Groups

Meet your Public Relations Professors

UW-Stevens Point’s has a great student-to-teacher ratio which means that majors receive excellent guidance and mentoring that supports personal and academic success. Faculty members are accessible and happy to help majors get the most out of their educational experience. Meet your professors!

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