Public Relations Schools In Wisconsin

Wisconsin has 10 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 Wisconsin, which includes public relations training at the following levels:

  • Public Relations Certificate
  • Associates degree in Public Relations
  • Bachelors degree in Public Relations


Schools

  1. Cardinal Stritch University

    6801 N Yates Rd, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53217-3985

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  2. Concordia University-Wisconsin

    12800 N Lake Shore Dr, Mequon, Wisconsin 53097-2402

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  3. Marquette University

    615 N 11th St, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53233

    82 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. Mount Mary College

    2900 N. Menomonee River Pky, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53222-4597

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  5. Western Technical College in La Crosse

    400 Seventh St. North, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54602-0908

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  6. University of Wisconsin-River Falls

    410 S 3rd St, River Falls, Wisconsin 54022-5001

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  7. Globe University-Madison East

    4901 Eastpark Blvd, Madison, Wisconsin 53718

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  8. Globe University_??_??_Green Bay

    2620 Development Drive, Green Bay, Wisconsin 54311

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  9. Globe University_??_??_Wausau

    1480 Country Road XX, Rothschild, Wisconsin 54474

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  10. Globe University _??_??_La Crosse

    2651 Midwest Dr, Onalaska, Wisconsin 54650

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Wisconsin Vs. National Public Relations Employment

Wisconsin 1,020
National 53,460

Of all of the public relations professionals that work in the US, approximately 2% work in Wisconsin state.

Employment Growth for Public relations professionals In Wisconsin

470 0 1,000 1,070 1,020
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Public Relations is a growing field in Wisconsin. In Wisconsin, 550 more public relations professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 117% growth in the field. This growth is faster than the change in the number of public relations professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of public relations professionals has grown by 21% from 2006 to 2010.

Public Relations VS. All Professions salaries in Wisconsin

$79,940 $84,430 $82,210 $84,900 $90,410
$43,308 $43,685 $45,556 $47,117 $48,374
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Relations
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Wisconsin, as the number of public relations professionals is growing, the salaries earned by public relations professionals are increasing. The mean salary for public relations professionals in 2006 was $79,940 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $90,410 per year.

Salary percentiles for Public relations professionals in Wisconsin

10th percentile
$46,920
25th percentile
$63,440
50th percentile
$84,810
75th percentile
$105,560
90th percentile
$143,010

This represents a 12% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Wisconsin, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of public relations. The pay differential between the highest paid public relations professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 205%

Average Salaries for Public relations professionals and related professions in Wisconsin

Advertising
$66,945
Business Administration
$86,170
Business Management
$93,430
Communications
$40,172
Fashion Marketing
$65,655
Marketing
$80,570
Political Science
$63,110
Public Relations
$90,410

In Wisconsin, public relations professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

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

associate
5
bachelor
6
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total12

As the number of public relations professionals is increasing in Wisconsin state, the number of students graduating from the 10 accredited public relations schools in Wisconsin state is decreasing. In 2006, 184 students graduated from public relations courses in Wisconsin. And in 2010, 164 students graduated.

Thus there was a 11% percent decrease in the number of public relations school degree or certificate graduates in Wisconsin. A majority of these graduates, or 50%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in public relations.

Public Relations Faculty Salaries in Wisconsin

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