Top Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication Bachelors degree Programs - 2018

The average starting salary for a graduate with a degree in Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication is $40675

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1,763
Total Males
459 (26%)
Total Females
1,304 (74%)
 

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University of Kentucky 411 180 (10.2%) 4% 123 (68%) 57 (32%) 259 $46,100 $82,900
University of Nebraska-Lincoln 374 163 (9.2%) 4.5% 105 (64%) 58 (36%) 320 $44,600 $80,900
Elon University 146 154 (8.7%) 11.5% 120 (78%) 34 (22%) 547 $45,900 $72,400
Texas Christian University 182 113 (6.4%) 5.5% 96 (85%) 17 (15%) 383 $47,800 $77,200
Florida State University 122 104 (5.9%) 1.2% 77 (74%) 27 (26%) 413 $43,100 $76,300
Ithaca College 264 93 (5.3%) 6.6% 64 (69%) 29 (31%) 155 $43,600 $88,800
The University of Tampa 587 74 (4.2%) 5.1% 62 (84%) 12 (16%) 517 $40,700 $73,100
University of Wisconsin-River Falls 771 68 (3.9%) 5.8% 46 (68%) 22 (32%) 650 $41,900 $69,500
University of Central Oklahoma 1329 65 (3.7%) 2.5% 49 (75%) 16 (25%) 735 $41,600 $66,200
North Dakota State University 605 56 (3.2%) 2.4% 42 (75%) 14 (25%) 350 $49,500 $79,000
Flagler College-St Augustine 768 41 (2.3%) 6.9% 31 (76%) 10 (24%)
Pepperdine University 118 31 (1.8%) 3.6% 30 (97%) 1 (3%) 161 $48,600 $88,400
Loyola University New Orleans 455 31 (1.8%) 4.5% 21 (68%) 10 (32%) 564 $40,800 $71,900
Florida Southern College 425 31 (1.8%) 6.1% 27 (87%) 4 (13%) 646 $40,300 $69,700
Universidad del Sagrado Corazon 1480 28 (1.6%) 4% 22 (79%) 6 (21%)
St Francis College 927 27 (1.5%) 5.5% 17 (63%) 10 (37%)
West Texas A - M University 1180 27 (1.5%) 1.8% 20 (74%) 7 (26%) 555 $46,700 $72,200
Endicott College 283 27 (1.5%) 4.2% 25 (93%) 2 (7%) 954 $45,100 $52,000
Belmont University 323 25 (1.4%) 1.8% 24 (96%) 1 (4%) 600 $40,800 $70,900
University of Central Arkansas 963 24 (1.4%) 1.6% 21 (88%) 3 (13%) 847 $39,800 $61,500
Evangel University 886 24 (1.4%) 5.6% 16 (67%) 8 (33%) 843 $35,800 $61,700
University of Scranton 191 24 (1.4%) 2.6% 18 (75%) 6 (25%) 291 $47,300 $82,100
Lynn University 1159 24 (1.4%) 5.8% 15 (63%) 9 (38%)
California Baptist University 800 23 (1.3%) 1.7% 19 (83%) 4 (17%) 829 $42,000 $62,200
Minnesota State University Moorhead 861 19 (1.1%) 1.5% 10 (53%) 9 (47%) 575 $41,100 $71,600
Florida Memorial University 1432 18 (1%) 8.3% 9 (50%) 9 (50%)
Mount Saint Mary College 695 16 (.9%) 3.3% 11 (69%) 5 (31%) 517 $50,500 $73,100
National University 939 15 (.9%) .8% 13 (87%) 2 (13%) 383 $50,900 $77,200
Kennesaw State University 15 (.9%) .3% 9 (60%) 6 (40%)
Biola University 413 15 (.9%) 1.5% 11 (73%) 4 (27%) 327 $43,000 $80,400
Drury University 473 14 (.8%) 2.1% 13 (93%) 1 (7%) 950 $38,900 $53,000
Mercy College 1386 14 (.8%) 1% 10 (71%) 4 (29%) 749 $39,100 $65,600
Wingate University 765 14 (.8%) 3.9% 12 (86%) 2 (14%) 861 $34,900 $60,700
Point Park University 599 13 (.7%) 2.1% 8 (62%) 5 (38%) 655 $39,200 $69,300
Anderson University 775 11 (.6%) 2.2% 10 (91%) 1 (9%)
University of Mount Union 522 11 (.6%) 2.4% 11 (100%) 0 610 $40,100 $70,600
Messiah College 224 9 (.5%) 1.4% 8 (89%) 1 (11%) 586 $46,000 $71,300
Husson University 9 (.5%) 1.8% 3 (33%) 6 (67%)
Carthage College 469 8 (.5%) 1.3% 7 (88%) 1 (13%) 607 $44,000 $70,700
Ohio Northern University 348 8 (.5%) 1.8% 2 (25%) 6 (75%) 93 $50,700 $94,400
Rochester College 1486 8 (.5%) 3.4% 6 (75%) 2 (25%)
Northwestern College 479 7 (.4%) 2.8% 5 (71%) 2 (29%)
Marian University 972 7 (.4%) 1.9% 3 (43%) 4 (57%) 543 $41,100 $72,500
Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion 504 7 (.4%) 1.1% 5 (71%) 2 (29%) 791 $44,000 $63,700
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota 660 7 (.4%) 1.4% 3 (43%) 4 (57%) 670 $46,100 $68,800
The University of Findlay 652 6 (.3%) 1.2% 3 (50%) 3 (50%) 454 $48,800 $74,900
Castleton University 787 6 (.3%) 1.6% 3 (50%) 3 (50%)
University of Pittsburgh-Bradford 1112 5 (.3%) 2.1% 4 (80%) 1 (20%)
Howard Payne University 1229 5 (.3%) 3.3% 4 (80%) 1 (20%)
Paine College 1579 4 (.2%) 4.8% 2 (50%) 2 (50%)
University of Mary Hardin-Baylor 1056 4 (.2%) .6% 4 (100%) 0 621 $44,500 $70,300
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh 880 4 (.2%) .2% 4 (100%) 0 787 $42,900 $63,800
Simpson College 396 4 (.2%) 1% 4 (100%) 0 709 $42,900 $67,200
Hannibal-LaGrange University 1475 3 (.2%) 1.4% 2 (67%) 1 (33%)
Mid-America Christian University 1367 3 (.2%) .9% 3 (100%) 0
Anderson University 640 2 (.1%) .5% 2 (100%) 0 936 $40,100 $54,900
Notre Dame of Maryland University 746 2 (.1%) .6% 2 (100%) 0
Bluffton University 772 2 (.1%) 1.1% 1 (50%) 1 (50%) 895 $37,400 $58,700
West Virginia Wesleyan College 844 2 (.1%) .9% 2 (100%) 0
Central Connecticut State University 769 1 (.1%) .1% 0 1 (100%) 492 $48,000 $74,000
Taylor University 286 1 (.1%) .2% 1 (100%) 0
Brigham Young University-Provo 273 1 (.1%) % 0 1 (100%) 106 $52,300 $93,500
Reinhardt University 1407 1 (.1%) .5% 1 (100%) 0
Bellevue University 1514 1 (.1%) % 1 (100%) 0 678 $44,800 $68,400
Adrian College 943 1 (.1%) .3% 1 (100%) 0
Augsburg College 607 1 (.1%) .2% 0 1 (100%) 452 $45,200 $75,000
Lake Erie College 1041 1 (.1%) .5% 1 (100%) 0
Louisiana College 1383 1 (.1%) .6% 0 1 (100%)
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