Tennessee Public Relations Specialists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Public Relations Specialists in Tennessee

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Fast Facts for Public Relations Specialists in Tennessee

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Knoxville, Jackson and Clarksville
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Kingsport, Memphis and Chattanooga
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Memphis, Knoxville and Chattanooga

Salaries for Public Relations Specialists in Tennessee

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Knoxville, Memphis and Kingsport

Schools for Public Relations Specialists in Tennessee are listed below.

Selected Public Relations Specialist Training Schools in Tennessee

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Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.

  • 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

Purdue University offers a strong foundation of tradition and history.

  • Programs: Master of Science in Communication
  • 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

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

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 Tennessee Public Relations Specialist Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Austin Peay State University Clarksville Masters 9,094
Belmont University Nashville Doctorate & First Professional 4,742
Carson-Newman College Jefferson City Masters 2,012
Christian Brothers University Memphis Masters 1,874
Cumberland University Lebanon Masters 1,335
East Tennessee State University Johnson City Doctorate & First Professional 13,119
Fisk University Nashville Masters 814
Freed-Hardeman University Henderson Masters 2,011
Hiwassee College Madisonville Associate 434
King College Bristol Masters 1,515
Lambuth University Jackson Bachelor 751
Lane College Jackson Bachelor 1,766
Lee University Cleveland Masters 4,089
Lincoln Memorial University Harrogate Doctorate 3,255
Lipscomb University Nashville Doctorate 2,744
Maryville College Maryville Bachelor 1,176
Milligan College Milligan College Masters 1,006
Southern Adventist University Collegedale Masters 2,640
Southwest Tennessee Community College Memphis Associate 10,617
Tennessee Technological University Cookeville Doctorate 10,321
The University of Tennessee Knoxville Doctorate 29,937
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Chattanooga Doctorate 9,558
The University of Tennessee-Martin Martin Masters 7,171
Trevecca Nazarene University Nashville Doctorate 2,286
Union University Jackson Doctorate 3,235
Vanderbilt University Nashville Doctorate & First Professional 11,847

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Public Relations Specialists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Tennessee. 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


Jackson 30 $41310 0.33
Knoxville 300 $47590 0.5
Nashville 910 $52610 0.65
Davidson 910 $52610 0.65
Murfreesboro 910 $52610 0.65
Franklin 910 $52610 0.65
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