Public Relations Schools In Montana

Montana has 2 accredited public relations schools where public relations faculty who teach public relations classes can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of public relations and public relations training in Montana, which includes public relations training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Public Relations
  • Masters degree in Public Relations


Schools

  1. Carroll College

    1601 N Benton Ave, Helena, Montana 59625-0002

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  2. Montana State University-Billings

    1500 University Drive, Billings, Montana 59101-0298

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Montana Vs. National Public Relations Employment

Montana 130
National 53,460

Approximately 0% of the country's public relations professionals work in Montana state.

Employment Growth for Public relations professionals In Montana

240 220 230 180 130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of public relations professionals is shrinking in Montana. There were 110 less public relations professionals working in Montana in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 46% decline in the field. This decline is faster than the national trend for public relations professionals which shows a 21% increase in the number of public relations professionals working around the nation.

Public Relations VS. All Professions salaries in Montana

$48,810 $53,170 $60,260 $64,100 $70,370
$36,004 $38,366 $39,610 $41,917 $43,181
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Relations
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to public relations professionals are growing in Montana. In 2006 public relations professionals made a mean salary of $48,810 per year, and in 2010 they made $70,370 per year.

Salary percentiles for Public relations professionals in Montana

10th percentile
$36,660
25th percentile
$45,520
50th percentile
$54,380
75th percentile
$83,150
90th percentile
$142,390

This represents a 31% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of public relations, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid public relations professionals earning 288% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Montana state.

Average Salaries for Public relations professionals and related professions in Montana

Advertising
$50,228
Business Administration
$71,197
Business Management
$75,271
Communications
$33,978
Fashion Marketing
$56,545
Marketing
$64,982
Political Science
$56,340
Public Relations
$70,370

In Montana, public relations professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Public Relations programs available for each degree type for all schools in Montana

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

As the number of public relations professionals is decreasing in Montana state, the number of students graduating from the 2 accredited public relations schools in Montana state is increasing. In 2006, 24 students graduated from public relations courses in Montana. And in 2010, 33 students graduated.

This represents a 38% increase in the number of public relations degree or certificate school graduates in Montana state. Most of these graduates, or 67%, earned a bachelor's degree in public relations.

Public Relations Faculty Salaries in Montana

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