Online Bachelor of Science in Public Relations

Online Degree Completion Program

The Public Relations program at Millersville University allows students to gain professional skills in writing, research and campaign planning for work in agencies, corporations and nonprofit environments. Students collaborate on projects as they learn ethical communication principles and practices to build their expertise.


Millersville University’s Public Relations program balances study of the discipline in coursework and applied settings. Students learn effective communication and public relations strategies and practices, social science and qualitative research, media studies, digital communication, cultural studies and more.

  • Our curriculum: Millersville’s curriculum follows standards set by Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA)
  • Our award winning PRSSA chapter partners with the Central PA Chapter of PRSA. Membership in PRSSA provides students opportunities to attend conferences and learn from professionals and gain access to PRSSA internships and PRSA resources.
  • Our internship opportunities offer students hands-on experiences to apply the knowledge they have learned in the classroom to real-world work situations.


  • 100% online courses.
  • Program start dates in spring and fall.
  • Flexibility to work while earning a degree.
  • Courses offered year-round to allow you to complete your degree faster.


  • Account manager/executive
  • Blogger
  • Brand manager
  • Campaign director
  • Communications director
  • Content creator
  • Copywriter
  • Chief Strategy officer
  • Digital marketing
  • Director of development/fundraising
  • Employee relations
  • Event coordinator
  • Internet marketing
  • Government affairs
  • Public relations specialist
  • Marketing coordinator
  • Media relations specialist
  • Multicultural relations
  • Promotion manager
  • Public information officer
  • Recruiter
  • Green marketer
  • Social media coordinator
  • Social media analyst
  • Web content creator