Welcome to the Department of Advertising, Public Relations, and Retailing
The Department of Advertising, Public Relations, and Retailing has one of the largest departments of advertising and public relations in the world, making it also one of the most influential. The programs in this department all represent the point at which communication and commerce meet. We offer a Bachelor of Arts in Advertising, a specialization in Public Relations, a Master of Arts in Advertising, a Master of Arts in Public Relations and the highly-ranked Ph.D. in Media and Information Studies. Undergraduate students can join the Media Sandbox, an integrated media arts program that teaches creativity and media arts. Many specializations are available for students in Advertising, including Design.
Opportunities for Students