PR Educational Resources

    O'Dwyer's database is where communicators shop online for the companies that supply the PR industry with products and services. Listed below are schools offering undergraduate, graduate and professional development for communications, public relations, public affairs and political management.

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American University, School of Communication, 4400 Massachusetts Ave., N.W., Washington, DC 20016. 202/885-1000; 202/885-2058. www.american.edu.

ASAE: The Center For Assn. Leadership, 1575 I St., N.W., #1100, Washington, DC 20005. 202/371-0940. www.asaecenter.org. Chris Vest, VP, Corp. Comms & PR.

Baruch College (CUNY), M.A. in Corporate Communication, Weissman School of Arts and Sciences, 55 Lexington at 24th St., New York, NY 10010. 646/312-1000. www.baruch.cuny.edu. Michael B. Goodman, Dir.

Bowling Green State University, School of Media and Communication, 306 Kuhlin Center, Bowling Green, OH 43403. 419/372-8349. www.bgsu.edu. Laura Stafford, Dir.

CCI - Corporate Communication Int'l at Baruch College/CUNY, 55 Lexington Ave., B 8-233, New York, NY 10010. 646/312-3749. cci@corporatecomm.org; www.corporatecomm.org. Michael B. Goodman, Dir.

Columbia University, M.S., Strategic Communication, School of Professional Studies, 203 Lewisohn Hall, 270 Broadway, MD 4119, New York, NY 10027. 212/854-9666. sps.columbia.edu/academics.

Drexel University Online, M.S in Communication, Dept. of Communication, 3141 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA 19104. 215/895-2000. www.drexel.edu.

George Washington University, Online Master's in Strategic Public Relations, The Graduate School of Political Management, Washington, DC 20052. 888/989-7068. publicrelationsmasters.online.gwu.edu. Larry Parnell, Dir.

Georgetown University, School of Continuing Studies, Master's in Public Relations & Corporate Comms., 640 Massachusetts Ave., N.W., Washington, DC 20001. 202/687-8700. scs.georgetown.edu.

Gonzaga University, M.A., Communication and Leadership Studies, 502 East Boone Ave., Spokane, WA 99258. 800/986-9585. www.gonzaga.edu.

Northeastern University College of Professional Studies, M.S., Corporate and Organizational Communication, 50 Nightingale Hall, 360 Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02115-9959. 877/668-7727. www.cps.neu.edu. Carl Zangerl, Faculty Dir.

NYU School of Professional Studies, M.S. in Public Relations and Corporate Communication, 7 East 12th St., #921, New York, NY 10003. 212/998-7100. www.sps.nyu.edu.

Purdue University, Online M.S in Communication, 610 Purdue Mall, West Lafayette, IN 47906. 800/331-9121. online.purdue.edu/comm/masters-in-communication.

Queens University of Charlotte, Online M.A. in Communication, 1900 Selwyn Ave., Charlotte, NC 28274. 866/313-2356. online.queens.edu/online-programs/mscomm.

Quinnipiac University, M.S. in Public Relations, 275 Mount Carmel Ave., Hamden, CT 06518. 203/582-8200. www.quinnipiac.edu.

Rutgers School of Communication and Information, Master of Communication and Media Program, 4 Huntington St., New Brunswick, NJ 08901. 848/932-7500. www.rutgers.edu. Richard Dool, Dir.

Seton Hall University, M.A., Communication, M.A., Public Relations, 400 So. Orange Ave., South Orange, NJ 07079. 973/761-9000. www.shu.edu. Deirdre Yates, Dean.

Simmons College, B.A., Communications, 300 The Fenway, Boston, MA 02115. 617/521-2000. www.simmons.edu.

Syntaxis Inc., 2109 Broadway, New York, NY 10023. 212/799-3000. info@syntaxis.com; www.syntaxis.com. Brandt Johnson, Ellen Jovin, Principals.

Syracuse University, S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, 215 University Place, Syracuse, NY 13244-2100. 315/443-2302. newhouse.syr.edu.

Tufts University, Gerald J. & Dorothy R. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Food Nutrition Policy and Programs, 150 Harrison Ave., #325, Boston, MA 02111. 617/636-3737. www.nutrition.tufts.edu.

University of Denver, University College, M.A., Communication Mgmt. Program, 2211 South Josephine St., Denver, CO 80208. 303/871-2291. www.universitycollege.du.edu.

University of Florida, College of Journalism & Communications, P.O. Box 118400, 2096 Weimer Hall, Gainesville, FL 32611. 352/392-0466. www.jou.ufl.edu. Diane H. McFarlin, Dean.

University of Maryland, College Park, The Dept. of Communication, 2130 Skinner Bldg., College Park, MD 20742. 301/405-6519. www.comm.umd.edu.

University of Memphis, The, College of Communication and Fine Arts, Dept. of Journalism and Strategic Media, 300 Meeman Journalism Building, Memphis, TN 38152. 901/678-2000. www.memphis.edu/jrsm/index.php. David Arant, Chair, Dept. of Journalism and Strategic Media.

USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism, M.A., Public Relations and Advertising, 3502 Watt Way, Los Angeles, CA 90089. 213/740-6180. www.annenberg.usc.edu. Willow Bay, Dean.

West Virginia University, Online M.S., Integrated Marketing Communications, WVU Reed College of Media, P.O. Box 6529, Morgantown, WV 26506. 304/293-6278. marketingcommunications.wvu.edu.