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Public Relations Schools In Indiana

In Indiana, there are 8 accredited schools where public relations classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of public relations and public relations training in Indiana, which includes public relations training at the following levels:


  1. Ball State University

    2000 University Ave, Muncie, Indiana 47306

    181 U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Butler University

    4600 Sunset Ave, Indianapolis, Indiana 46208

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. Goshen College

    1700 S Main St, Goshen, Indiana 46526-4794

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. Huntington University

    2303 College Ave, Huntington, Indiana 46750

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. University of Southern Indiana

    8600 University Blvd, Evansville, Indiana 47712

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  6. Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College

    St Hwy 150, Saint Mary-Of-The-Woods, Indiana 47876-1099

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  7. Valparaiso University

    US Highway 30 and Sturdy Road, Valparaiso, Indiana 46383

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  8. Vincennes University

    1002 N First St, Vincennes, Indiana 47591

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Indiana Vs. National Public Relations Employment

Indiana 900
National 53,460

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

Employment Growth for Public relations professionals In Indiana

820 920 1,080 1,020 900
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Indiana, the field of public relations is growing. In 2010 there were 80 more public relations professionals working in Indiana than there were in 2006. This represents a 10% growth in the field. This growth is slower 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 Indiana

$73,500 $73,230 $73,300 $74,100 $76,720
$41,263 $43,445 $44,845 $44,830 $45,974
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Relations
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by public relations professionals is increasing in Indiana. In 2006 public relations professionals made a mean salary of $73,500 per year, and in 2010 they made $76,720 per year.

Salary percentiles for Public relations professionals in Indiana

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Thus, there was a 4% growth in public relations professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Indiana, 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 198%

Average Salaries for Public relations professionals and related professions in Indiana

Business Administration
Business Management
Fashion Marketing
Political Science
Public Relations

Public relations professionals in Indiana earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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


The number of students graduating from the 8 accredited public relations schools in Indiana is decreasing. In 2006 there were 114 public relations graduates from public relations courses in Indiana and in 2010 there were 101 graduates.

There was a decrease in the number of public relations school degree or certificate graduates in Indiana by 11%. Most of these graduates, or 75%, earned an bachelor's degree in public relations.

Public Relations Faculty Salaries in Indiana

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