Public Relations and Strategic Communication

Have you imagined managing accounts for a busy PR agency, being part of a communications team at a leading non-profit, or executing media plans at an interactive agency? Here’s your chance to make that happen. 

Why Public Relations and Strategic Communication at MMC?

Students with Professor Corey Liberman on the Lowerre Family Terrace

The Public Relations and Strategic Communication major provides students with the theoretical underpinnings and practical skills necessary for examining strategic message construction and dissemination within the interpersonal, group, organizational, and public realms.

The NYC Advantage

Students can make the most of their location in the resource-rich and connected city of New York. Industry leading public relations and advertising firms, corporate headquarters, and non-profit organizations are centered in the Big Apple, and welcome students looking to gain hands-on experience in the fast-paced world of communications.

A Versatile Program

The major, which is interdisciplinary in nature - covers a range of courses in both communication and business - allowing students to transition into positions including, but not limited to: a creative director, buyer, research analyst, recruiter, advertising executive, publicity manager and media planner.