Liberty University offers an online Masters of Business Administration degree with an emphasis in Public Relations that is designed for busy professional students with the desire of furthering skills and expertise to gain a competitive edge in the changing job market. The flexible online format best delivers the MBA curriculum to students with individual time constraints by allowing for instruction with no required log-in times and assignments that can be submitted any time of day.
Liberty University offers the Public Relations MBA program for students with career requirements that need highly trained professionals in topics of administrative duties, public relations, writing, research, communication and leadership. The masters level of education will build and strengthen already learned business and management knowledge, and provide students with the comprehensive understanding of advanced administrative and leadership skills needed to excel in career positions within corporate, public, private and non-profit public relations organizations.
The online MBA program is designed for the student seeking a tailored masters level education in the arena of public relations. The curriculum reiterates the topics of human resources, economics, accounting, business law and entrepreneurship while focusing on the important role a well-prepared public relations executive plays in the ethics and business practices of the daily communications methods of organizations. The public relation emphasis delves into the topics of media management, communication, conflict, advertising, social media and technology, business promotion and current trends relating to the balance of public relations media strategies. The courses are always taught with the consistent focus of Christian faith-based ethics while learning techniques and methods for the assessment and evaluation of practices for a successful transition into a professional atmosphere. Liberty University’s experienced faculty emphasizes the importance of ethical standards, in both personal and business ventures, so all coursework will be completed using best practice methods.
The Liberty University online School of Business aims to challenge the master program students in a critical thinking, strategic, Christian business environment. The program is administered with the contemporary business practices relevant to the modern business world, while ensuring a student’s growth in faith, values and academic excellence. Students interested in pursuing a MBA degree are encouraged to look further into the other concentrations offered by the School of Business to fully understand and decide which avenue of business operations are best suited for a student’s personal and career aspirations.
Students must have a regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with at least a 3.0 GPA and a minimum of 15 hours of upper level (300-400 level) undergraduate coursework in Business for admission in good standing.
Accreditation & Licensing
Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. This is the regional accrediting body for southern states.
Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
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