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In an increasingly connected world, public relations professionals who have the knowledge and skills to influence, inform and create relationships with key audiences are in higher demand than ever before. Gannon's public relations program offers you a flexible, diverse and rigorous curriculum that prepares you to secure your career and contribute to the way your workplace is viewed in meaningful ways.
Gain real-world knowledge through key public relations courses including:
Principles of Public Relations: Study strategies and communication tools in relation to an organization's efforts to communicate and position itself with its internal and external publics.
Strategic Public Relations: Develop your public relations skills and apply the fundamentals of the industry with an actual identified client.
Integrated Marketing Campaign Development: Collaborate in teams as an in-class agency to compete and win the account of an actual local nonprofit organization with the guidance of a local advertising professional.
Our public relations program is designed for your success. Through curriculum flexibility and high-quality educational opportunities, you can:
“I am thankful for hands-on experience while I communicate my innovative ideas through a creative lens.”
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Jennifer Allen CatellierAssistant ProfessorDirector, Graduate Program
Shawn ClerkinAssociate Professor
Lindsey DiTirroAssistant Professor
Francis GarlandAssistant Professor
Mary GensheimerAssistant ProfessorCo-Director
Angela HowellAssistant ProfessorTechnical Director
Alaina ManchesterAssistant ProfessorDirector, Theatre
Anne O'NeillAssociate Professor
Megan WollerAssistant Professor
Daniel AdamusAdjunct Lecturer
Jason BeckerAdjunct Lecturer
Erika BerlinAdjunct Lecturer
Lauren BloreAdjunct Lecturer
Ellise ChaseAdjunct Lecturer
Benito DiStefanoAdjunct Lecturer
Danielle Dolin-BaneAdjunct Lecturer
Tina FitzgeraldAdjunct Lecturer
Kimber ForresterAdjunct Lecturer
Brian KuzmanAdjunct Lecturer
Sean LaffertyAdjunct Lecturer
Chester LaPriceAdjunct Lecturer
Michael MalthanerAdjunct Lecturer
Sean MorphyAdjunct Lecturer
Linda Mukina FelkerAdjunct Lecturer
Hollin NiesAdjunct Lecturer
Abigail PaulsonAdjunct Lecturer
Lee SteadmanAdjunct Lecturer
Lori SteadmanAdjunct Lecturer
William SteadmanAdjunct Lecturer
Rebecca StynAdjunct Lecturer
Sonya WhitmanAdjunct Lecturer
Alexander WollerAdjunct Lecturer