New York Public Relations Specialists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Public Relations Specialists in New York

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Fast Facts for Public Relations Specialists in New York

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: New York, Albany and Kingston
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Glens Falls, Ithaca and Poughkeepsie
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: New York, Nassau and Albany

Salaries for Public Relations Specialists in New York

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: New York, Nassau and Albany

Schools for Public Relations Specialists in New York are listed below.

Selected Public Relations Specialist Training Schools in New York

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

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

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

Communications@Simmons prepares students to become leaders who achieve their organizational, professional, and personal goals through a strategic integration of communications theory and practice.


  • Programs: MS in Communication
  • Degrees: Master

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  • Programs: Public Relations (BS)
  • Degrees: Bachelor

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  • Programs: MA Communication - New Media and Marketing, MA Communication - Public Relations, MA Communication, more...
  • Degrees: Master
Berkeley College
Brooklyn, New York, White Plains

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  • Programs: BS, Marketing Communications, AAS, Marketing Communications
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Associate
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More New York Public Relations Specialist Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Adelphi University Garden City Doctorate 8,308
Adirondack Community College Queensbury Associate 3,408
Alfred University Alfred Doctorate 2,436
CUNY Bernard M Baruch College New York Masters 16,097
CUNY City College New York Masters 14,392
CUNY College of Staten Island Staten Island Doctorate 12,517
CUNY Graduate School and University Center New York Doctorate 5,468
CUNY Medgar Evers College Brooklyn Bachelor 5,550
Canisius College Buffalo Masters 4,984
Cayuga County Community College Auburn Associate 4,050
Cazenovia College Cazenovia Bachelor 1,084
Clarkson University Potsdam Doctorate 2,949
College of Mount Saint Vincent Bronx Masters 1,810
Columbia University in the City of New York New York Doctorate & First Professional 22,655
Cornell University Ithaca Doctorate & First Professional 19,800
Daemen College Amherst Doctorate 2,511
Dowling College Oakdale Doctorate 5,833
Dutchess Community College Poughkeepsie Associate 8,248
Erie Community College Buffalo Associate 13,053
Excelsior College Albany Masters 34,894
Farmingdale State College Farmingdale Bachelor 6,447
Finger Lakes Community College Canandaigua Associate 5,351
Fordham University Bronx Doctorate & First Professional 14,448
Fulton-Montgomery Community College Johnstown Associate 2,235
Genesee Community College Batavia Associate 6,472
Hamilton College Clinton Bachelor 1,842
Hilbert College Hamburg Bachelor 1,046
Hofstra University Hempstead Doctorate 12,490
Houghton College Houghton Masters 1,382
Hudson Valley Community College Troy Associate 12,296
Iona College New Rochelle Masters 4,323
Ithaca College Ithaca Doctorate 6,660
Jamestown Community College Jamestown Associate 3,361
Keuka College Keuka Park Masters 1,629
Le Moyne College Syracuse Masters 3,508
Long Island University-Brooklyn Campus Brooklyn Doctorate & First Professional 8,174
Long Island University-C W Post Campus Brookville Doctorate 8,361
Long Island University-Riverhead Riverhead Masters 215
Manhattan College Bronx Masters 3,471
Manhattanville College Purchase Masters 3,023
Marist College Poughkeepsie Masters 5,727
Marymount Manhattan College New York Bachelor 1,895
Medaille College Buffalo Masters 2,929
Mercy College Dobbs Ferry Doctorate 8,628
Metropolitan College of New York New York Masters 989
Molloy College Rockville Centre Masters 3,831
Monroe Community College Rochester Associate 17,482
Mount Saint Mary College Newburgh Masters 2,588
Nassau Community College Garden City Associate 21,483
Nazareth College Rochester Doctorate 3,185
New York Institute of Technology-Old Westbury Old Westbury Doctorate & First Professional 8,481
New York University New York Doctorate & First Professional 41,783
Niagara County Community College Sanborn Associate 6,331
Niagara University Niagara University Masters 4,116
Nyack College Nyack Masters & First Professional 3,250
Onondaga Community College Syracuse Associate 10,637
Pace University-New York New York Doctorate & First Professional 12,912
Purchase College Purchase Masters 4,251
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Troy Doctorate 6,566
Roberts Wesleyan College Rochester Masters 1,871
Rochester Institute of Technology Rochester Doctorate 14,849
Rockland Community College Suffern Associate 6,653
Russell Sage College Troy Bachelor 682
SUNY College at Brockport Brockport Masters 8,303
SUNY College at Buffalo Buffalo Masters 10,993
SUNY College at Cortland Cortland Masters 7,056
SUNY College at New Paltz New Paltz Masters 7,690
SUNY College at Old Westbury Old Westbury Masters 3,565
SUNY College at Oswego Oswego Masters 8,660
SUNY College at Plattsburgh Plattsburgh Masters 6,259
SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill Cobleskill Bachelor 2,592
SUNY Empire State College Saratoga Springs Masters 12,914
SUNY Institute of Technology at Utica-Rome Utica Masters 2,828
SUNY Westchester Community College Valhalla Associate 12,073
SUNY at Fredonia Fredonia Masters 5,450
SUNY at Geneseo Geneseo Masters 5,548
Sage College of Albany Albany Doctorate 1,987
Saint John Fisher College Rochester Doctorate 3,793
Saint Thomas Aquinas College Sparkill Masters 2,238
Skidmore College Saratoga Springs Masters 2,863
St. Francis College Brooklyn Heights Masters 2,321
St. John's University-New York Queens Doctorate 20,096
Suffolk County Community College Selden Associate 22,092
Sullivan County Community College Loch Sheldrake Associate 1,611
Syracuse University Syracuse Doctorate & First Professional 19,084
Teachers College at Columbia University New York Doctorate 4,996
The College of New Rochelle New Rochelle Masters 6,226
The New School New York Doctorate 9,659
Tompkins-Cortland Community College Dryden Associate 3,213
Ulster County Community College Stone Ridge Associate 3,298
University at Buffalo Buffalo Doctorate & First Professional 28,054

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Public Relations Specialists

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Public Relations Specialists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Public Relations Specialists 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

New York

Albany 1430 $53480 2.05
Schenectady 1430 $53480 2.05
Troy 1430 $53480 2.05
Ithaca 170 $57380 2.12
Buffalo 480 $48260 0.56
Cheektowaga 480 $48260 0.56
Niagara Falls 480 $48260 0.56
Binghamton 120 $41860 0.76
Elmira 40 $44170 0.74
Kingston 90 $27880 0.97
Rochester 880 $50470 1.09
Syracuse 510 $47980 1.06
Utica 140 $48320 0.75
Rome 140 $48320 0.75
Watertown 40 $49890 0.67
Fort Drum 40 $49890 0.67
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