West Virginia Public Relations Specialists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Public Relations Specialists in West Virginia

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Fast Facts for Public Relations Specialists in West Virginia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Charleston, Morgantown and Wheeling
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Parkersburg, Huntington and Weirton
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Charleston, Huntington and Wheeling

Salaries for Public Relations Specialists in West Virginia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Parkersburg, Huntington and Charleston

Schools for Public Relations Specialists in West Virginia are listed below.

Selected Public Relations Specialist Training Schools in West Virginia

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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

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

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

Purdue University offers a strong foundation of tradition and history.

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

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
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More West Virginia Public Relations Specialist Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Alderson Broaddus College Philippi Masters 751
American Public University System Charles Town Masters 14,769
Community and Technical College at West Virginia University Institute of Technology Montgomery Associate 760
Davis & Elkins College Elkins Bachelor 640
Fairmont State University Fairmont Masters 4,464
Glenville State College Glenville Bachelor 1,441
Marshall Community and Technical College Huntington Associate 2,476
Marshall University Huntington Doctorate & First Professional 13,808
New River Community and Technical College Beckley Associate 2,232
Ohio Valley University Vienna Bachelor 546
Potomac State College of West Virginia University Keyser Associate 1,608
Shepherd University Shepherdstown Masters 4,119
West Liberty State College West Liberty Masters 2,405
West Virginia Northern Community College Wheeling Associate 3,128
West Virginia State Community and Technical College Institute Associate 1,634
West Virginia State University Institute Masters 3,218
West Virginia University Morgantown Doctorate & First Professional 28,113
West Virginia University Institute of Technology Montgomery Bachelor 1,453
West Virginia Wesleyan College Buckhannon Masters 1,275

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Public Relations Specialists

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

West Virginia

Charleston 180 $48860 0.95
Morgantown 70 $44950 0.74
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