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The field of public relations is one of the fastest growing industries in the United States, and Eastern Michigan's public relations program will prepare you to become a competitive practitioner in an increasingly complex corporate communication environment.

Many of our program's graduates work for leading public relations and advertising agencies, major media organizations, prestigious corporations, respected public-sector agencies, and innovative non-profit institutions. Our courses provide students with a broad spectrum of knowledge and the practical skills to prepare you for an engaging professional career.

While you are here please take a moment to hear from our students, graduates, and professors in the program. Find out why EMUs Public Relations Program is right for you.


Doug Bentley
Manager of Internal Communications, Truven Health Analytics

Kate Dietrich
Communications Manager, American Cancer Society

Matt Eder
Director of Marketing, Guardian Automotive

Tatiana Grant
President, Infused PR & Events

Tim McIntyre
VP of Communications, Domino's Pizza

Vicki Reaume
VP & Secretary to the Board of Regents, Eastern Michigan University

Jermaine Spight
Sr. Public Relations Manager, AT&T

Bethany Stawacz
Associate Attorney, Clark Hill PLC

Tim Wieland
Vice President, Airfoil

Chrissie Wywrot
Digital Media Manager, Detroit Lions

Students and Faculty

Lauren Bronson

Jackie Caliguro

Gabrielle Hardy

Darius Osborne

If you would like to learn more about the public relations programs at Eastern Michigan University please contact:

Jamie Ward, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor & PRSSA Faculty Adviser
Office Phone: 734.487.0970
Email: jward29@emich.edu

Lolita Cummings-Carson, APR
Office Phone: 734.487.0952
Email: lcummin2@emich.edu