Public Relations, a growing field

February 18, 2019 - Riverside, CA - By Dallas Howe

Per the Bureau of Labor Statistics careers as Public Relations Specialists continue to be on the rise.* Public Relation Specialists work to establish a good public image for their organizations and assist in sustaining that image.* A bachelor’s degree is a key requirement for an entry-level career as a Public Relations Specialist. California Baptist University Division of Online and Professional Studies (CBU Online) offers the Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations to equip students with the necessary degree and skills to enter this growing field.

The B.A. in Public Relations degree program is available fully online, which gives students the opportunity to participate in engaging academic courses while being able to maintain their everyday lives. The average completion time for the Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations online degree program is 16 months with a total of 48 required-major units. The B.A. in Public Relations online degree program has a variety of courses that provide insights and strategies in the career field of public relations.

The Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC). In addition to regional accreditation, CBU Online places dedicated faculty members in the classroom who provide students with a rigorous and fulfilling education.

Financial support options like Financial Aid are available to qualifying students. To learn more about financial support, click here.    

Click here to start your enrolment process for the B.A in Public Relations online degree program. Do not let an opportunity to participate in a growing and rewarding field pass you by.

For more information on your application process or other questions you can attend one of our online information sessions, call 877-228-5657 or email   


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