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Executive Diploma
in Public Relations

Establish and maintain an understanding between an organization and its audiences

Combines the latest academic theory with practical application

The Executive Diploma in Public Relations is a comprehensive career development program designed for those interested in further developing and formalizing their current skills to adapt themselves, and their organizations to an ever-changing and complex environment.


The Executive Diploma in Public Relations program incorporates public opinion research, persuasive writing, graphics, working with the media and ethical responsibility, while examining public relations strategies and techniques. To be the best public representative of your client, you will learn about writing and speaking clearly, using social media and digital media in public relations campaigns, corporate communication and much more.

Upon completion, you will be able to:

  • Apply critical research methods for solving public relations problems
  • Demonstrate an ability to plan, strategize and implement public relations writing skills
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the nature and role of public relations
  • Strengthen your public speaking, team and leadership skills.
To be awarded the Executive Diploma in Public Relations you must satisfactorily complete all written contributions. Successful students will receive an Executive Diploma. A transcript detailing the course will be issued to successful students. The Executive Diploma provides a proven pathway to the AIES Mini Master of Public Relations.

Program Structure

The Executive Diploma in Public Relations is delivered at AIES approved centers over the course of 6 months (each level). The Executive Diploma has a compact structure and consists of three levels.

Executive Diploma in Public Relations – Level 4

  • DPR 220 - Foundations of Communication
  • DPR 223 - Critical Thinking and Public Speaking
  • DPR 240 - Survey of Public Relations
  • DPR 245 - Writing for Public Relations and Mass Media
  • ENG 110 - Effective Essay Writing

Executive Diploma in Public Relations – Level 5

  • DBUS 320 - International Business
  • DBUS 323 - Introduction to Marketing
  • DACC 340 - Business Intelligence
  • DPR 345 - Consumer Behavior
  • DPR 350 - Promotion & Advertising

Executive Diploma in Public Relations – Level 6

  • DPR 420 - Communication Ethics
  • DPR 423 - Organizational Communication
  • DPR 440 - Client Engagement
  • DPR 445 - Customer Relationship Management
  • DPR 450 - Project

What can you do with an Executive Diploma in Public Relations?

The Executive 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 Executive 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

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Email: info [at] aiesus.org
Address: 155 N. Riverview Dr, Anaheim Hills, CA 92808, USA

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