Information about the types of higher education institutions that grant degrees in Public Relations & Image Management and the types of students that study this field. The University of Alabama awards the most degrees in graphic design in the US, but Franklin College and Special Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools have the highest percentage of degrees awarded in Public Relations & Image Management. Tuition costs for Public Relations & Image Management majors are, on average, $8,339 for in-state public colleges, and $29,840 for out of state private colleges. The largest share of institutions with Public Relations & Image Management programs are Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above institutions.
Demographic information on those who earn a degree in Communications in the US. The average age of a person in the workforce with a degree in Communications is 40, and the most common degree type these workers hold is a Bachelor's degree. Female employees are more likey to hold Communications degrees, and White students earn the majority (3,910) of the degrees.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for those working in the Public Relations & Image Management field from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Public Relations & Image Management majors need many skills, but most especially Speaking. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Public Relations & Image Management majors need more than the average amount of Management of Financial Resources, Negotiation, and Persuasion.
These two visualizations, one a radial chart and one a bar chart, show the same information, a rating of how necessary the following skills are for Public Relations & Image Management majors. Toggle between "value" and "RCA" to see the absolute rating of that skill (value) and the revealed comparative advantage (RCA), or how much greater or lesser that skill's rating is than the average. The longer the bar or the closer the line comes to the circumference of the circle, the more important that skill is. The importance of Management of Financial Resources is very distinctive for majors, but the Speaking, Reading Comprehension, and Active Listening are the three most important skills for people in the field.