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Master of Professional Studies in Strategic Public Relations

The public relations field is rapidly changing—you need more than traditional methods to succeed. With a GW master's degree in Strategic Public Relations, you will master core public relations skills, understand practical application of strategic thinking and build credentials that position you to excel. 

Our program brings real-world scenarios to the classroom. The online curriculum takes full advantage of GW’s connections in the nation’s capital to provide expert faculty who are leading practitioners in the field. While you will receive a deep understanding of how politics and government impact business, technology and communications, the program is not solely focused on preparing students for careers in politics.

Designed with working professionals in mind, the program provides you the necessary flexibility to complete the degree on your time. Plus, you benefit from a peer network of students working throughout the industry—making for an exciting mix.

With a comprehensive strategic public relations education reflecting the Information Age’s new reality, our Strategic Public Relations program ensures that your future in the profession will be a successful and lasting one.