PR and Strategic CommunicationsDurham College

About this Program

Level: Advanced Diploma in PR and Strategic Communications

Discpline: Communication

Length: 6 semesters

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Application Fee: $100.00 waived
Tuition Fee: $13,866.00

Oshawa Campus Campus

Starting Deadline Status
Sep., 2021 May 1, 2021 closed

Program Description

As one of the top ten in demand professions in Canada, public relations professionals, including communications and media relations specialists, share vital messages through attention-grabbing writing, video, social media, special events and fundraising campaigns. Regardless of the field – sports, fashion, music, television or health-care – a creative PR professional is an essential part of any successful business or non-profit organization. In this growing industry our graduates are highly sought after and enjoy a wide range of career opportunities. The hands-on curriculum includes two unique field placements. Durham College is the only compressed program in Ontario, which allows graduates to enter the workforce in just two calendar years.

Study and Work in Canada

Full-time undergraduate and post-graduate international students can work anywhere on or off campus without a work permit. The rules around the number of hours a student will be allowed to work may vary based on the country the student chooses to study in. International students are typically able to work up to 20 hours a week.