The Education A-List recognizes the best institutions of higher education for career advancement in PR and marketing communications. Colleges and Universities with PR & Marketing degree programs are invited to apply, free of charge.
To compile the list, our editors will look at how the degree programs prepare students for continued success in their existing jobs and along their future career paths. Schools that continue to evolve their program offerings to reflect the changing nature of the field of communication and ensure students learn about emerging trends will be included on The Education A-List.
How do I know if my school is eligible?
The Education A-List is open to all Colleges and Universities with PR & Marketing degree programs.
How do we increase our chances of making the list?
Emphasize the accomplishments of your program. Provide as many concrete and specific details of your offerings as possible.
How are the applications judged?
Applications are judged by the PRNEWS editorial staff. We evaluate your application based on specializations, new offerings, what makes your programs special, how you prepare students for continued success in their existing jobs and along their future career path. Any differentiators you feel make your School exceptional/different.
When will I know about the status of my application?
You will be notified by PRNEWS in October regarding your application if you are named to the Education A-List.
It is free to apply to The Education A-List.
To be named to the Education A-List your college or university needs to have an outstanding PR/Communications Program. Your PR/Communications Program prepares students for continued success in their existing jobs and along their future career path. Your faculty should have real-world experience. Your annual tuition costs and financial aid assistance should be consistent with what’s offered by other universities?