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Diploma & Professional Diploma
in Public Relations

Prepare for a career in the in-demand field of public relations

Combines the latest academic theory with practical application

You can acquire the critical thinking skills and entrepreneurial opportunities needed to make a transformational impact in people’s lives.


The Public Relations program focuses on equipping students with the skills needed to address the public relations and strategic communication needs of organizations, while also being able to evaluate marketing needs and develop strategies for success. Students will gain insight into modern communication strategies that enhance brand image, along with being exposed to the ways value can be created for organizations to increase their brand awareness.

The Professional Diploma provides a proven pathway to the AIES Mini Master of Public Relations.

Upon completion, you will be able to:

  • Design, develop and evaluate campaigns.
  • Learn how to manage client expectations as well as the ethical and legal implications of your work.
  • Produce campaign materials that rely on original research, promotional materials, and social and traditional media techniques.
  • Strengthen your public speaking, team and leadership skills.

To be awarded the Diploma, Advanced and Professional Diploma in Public Relations you must satisfactorily complete all written contributions. Successful students will receive a Diploma, Advanced and Professional Diploma in Public Relations. A transcript detailing the course will be issued to successful students.

Program Structure

The Diploma, Advanced and Professional Diploma in Public Relations are delivered at AIES approved centers over the course of 6 months (each level). The Diploma, Advanced and Professional consist of four levels.

Foundation Diploma in Public Relations - Level 4

  • DPR 220 - Foundations of Communication
  • DPR 223 - Critical Thinking and Public Speaking
  • POLI 100 - Introduction to International Politics
  • COMP 101 - Introduction to Computer Science
  • ENG 101 - English Composition

Diploma in Public Relations – Level 4

  • DPR 240 - Survey of Public Relations
  • DPR 245 - Writing for Public Relations and Mass Media
  • DBUS 320 - International Business
  • DBUS 323 - Introduction to Marketing
  • DACC 340 - Business Intelligence

Advanced Diploma in Public Relations – Level 5

  • DPR 345 - Consumer Behavior
  • DPR 350 - Promotion & Advertising
  • OMM 106 - Interpersonal Communication
  • PSY 106 - Introduction to Psychology
  • Math 206 - College Algebra

Professional Diploma in Public Relations – Level 6

  • DPR 420 - Communication Ethics
  • DPR 423 - Organizational Communication
  • DPR 440 - Client Engagement
  • DPR 445 - Customer Relationship Management
  • DBUS 448 - New Venture Design

What can you do with a Professional Diploma in Public Relations?

The Professional Diploma in Public Relations prepares students to work in a variety of professional fields including entertainment, politics, event planning, sports promotion, and community relations. Students learn the necessary skills to complete amazing internships, conduct relevant research, understand audiences, and secure future employment.

The Professional Diploma provides a proven pathway to the AIES Mini Master’s

Why choose AIES?

Flexible Study Options

AIES programs are extremely flexible. Our wide variety of program options enable you to specialize in areas that interest you and are in demand from employers around the world.

Cost Effective

AIES strives to ensure that our tuition is as affordable as possible without compromising the standards of our qualifications.


At AIES, we are continuously working to ensure that our course offerings are based upon the most up-to-date methodologies and academic research available.

Career Development Opportunities

Studying with AIES gives you the opportunity to develop your knowledge and grow your key competencies.

Find a Center Near You

Whether you wish to study full-time or part-time, AIES can assure you that we will provide you with educational options that suit your unique needs.
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Whether you are currently employed and seeking career advancement, a recent graduate, or unemployed and searching for a new position, AIES qualifications allow you to put yourself ahead of the competition.

Contact Info

Tel: 1-949-501-3701
Email: info [at] aiesus.org
Address: 155 N. Riverview Dr, Anaheim Hills, CA 92808, USA

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