Graduate Certificate in Public & Media Relations
Northeastern University

Program Details

Enter the public sphere with the knowledge to push your organization forward through an online Graduate Certificate in Public and Media Relations.  Offered in full- and part-time formats, this program is designed with the working professional in mind.  Explore a curriculum aligned with industry standards, including the rise of digital media tools and techniques in today’s marketplace.  Online communications certificate studies will cover topics such as:

  • Strategic planning
  • Legal practices
  • Market research

Discover where public and media relations fit into industries from nonprofit and government to healthcare and business.  Become a better analyst, researcher and planner, and apply credits earned through this certificate to an online communication degree master’s with this school.  Implement the next stage of your company’s digital communication era through a highly interactive program at Northeastern University online.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Northeastern University is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Official College Transcript(s)