Illinois Public Relations Managers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Public Relations Managers in Illinois

Fast Facts for Public Relations Managers in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Bloomington
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Peoria
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: and Chicago

Salaries for Public Relations Managers in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: and Chicago

Schools for Public Relations Managers in Illinois are listed below.

Selected Public Relations Manager Training Schools in Illinois

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  • Programs: Public Relations, Master of Arts (Online)
  • Degrees: Master

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership - Organizational Communication, Master of Arts in Communication - Strategic Communication, Master of Arts in Communication - Political Communication, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: MS in Marketing: Public Relations, MS in Marketing: Sports Marketing and Media
  • Degrees: Master

You've found Ashford University, where school comes to you. Earn your bachelor's or master's degree online.

  • Programs: BA/Sports and Recreation Management - Marketing, BA/Public Relations and Marketing
  • Degrees: Bachelor

A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Business Development
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Communications@Syracuse is an online Master of Science in Communications from the world-renowned S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University.

  • Programs: Master of Science in Communications
  • Degrees: Master

Purdue University offers a strong foundation of tradition and history.

  • Programs: Master of Science in Communication
  • Degrees: Master

National Louis University is one of the oldest and most progressive universities in Chicago.

  • Programs: B.A. in Applied Communications
  • Degrees: Bachelor
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More Illinois Public Relations Manager Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Aurora University Aurora Doctorate 3,946
Blackburn College Carlinville Bachelor 617
Bradley University Peoria Doctorate 6,053
Concordia University River Forest River Forest Doctorate 4,126
DePaul University Chicago Doctorate & First Professional 23,401
Dominican University River Forest Masters 3,338
Elmhurst College Elmhurst Masters 3,184
Eureka College Eureka Bachelor 672
Governors State University University Park Doctorate 5,692
Greenville College Greenville Masters 1,528
Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago Doctorate & First Professional 7,277
Illinois State University Normal Doctorate 20,274
Illinois Wesleyan University Bloomington Bachelor 2,094
John A Logan College Carterville Associate 7,559
Judson University Elgin Masters 1,236
Kaskaskia College Centralia Associate 5,041
Lake Forest College Lake Forest Masters 1,456
Lewis University Romeoville Doctorate 5,347
Lincoln Land Community College Springfield Associate 6,655
Loyola University Chicago Chicago Doctorate & First Professional 15,545
McKendree University Lebanon Masters 3,312
Millikin University Decatur Masters 2,376
Monmouth College Monmouth Bachelor 1,343
Moraine Valley Community College Palos Hills Associate 15,859
North Central College Naperville Masters 2,559
Northeastern Illinois University Chicago Masters 12,814
Northern Illinois University Dekalb Doctorate & First Professional 25,254
Northwestern University Evanston Doctorate & First Professional 19,005
Olivet Nazarene University Bourbonnais Doctorate 4,636
Quincy University Quincy Masters 1,323
Rend Lake College Ina Associate 4,821
Richland Community College Decatur Associate 3,274
Rock Valley College Rockford Associate 7,923
Roosevelt University Chicago Doctorate 7,163
Saint Xavier University Chicago Masters 5,675
Southeastern Illinois College Harrisburg Associate 2,606
Southern Illinois University Carbondale Carbondale Doctorate & First Professional 20,983
Springfield College in Illinois Springfield Associate 608
Trinity Christian College Palos Heights Bachelor 1,367
Trinity International University Deerfield Deerfield Doctorate & First Professional 2,783
University of Chicago Chicago Doctorate & First Professional 14,538
University of Illinois at Chicago Chicago Doctorate & First Professional 25,747
University of Illinois at Springfield Springfield Doctorate 4,855
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Champaign Doctorate & First Professional 42,326
Western Illinois University Macomb Doctorate 13,331
Wheaton College Wheaton Wheaton Doctorate 2,895

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Public Relations Managers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Illinois. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Public Relations Managers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Public Relations Managers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Bloomington 160 $102730 3.81
Champaign 70 $84090 1.56
Urbana 70 $84090 1.56
Peoria 0 $94610 0
Springfield 100 $82510 2.1
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