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Career Outcomes

In an era of digital media and radical transparency, the growth outlook for the public relations and advertising profession is bright. U.S. News & World Report ranks public relations specialist and art director as the top two Best Creative Jobs and among The 100 Best Jobs.

If you require more information including help with jobs and internships, networking, career advice and more, please visit DePaul’s Career Center.


DePaul Alumni At Work

Our Public Relations and Advertising alumni have worked in these organizations.

Accenture LeadMD
Allied Integrated Marketing Leo Burnett - Lapiz
Arc Worldwide LOYAL3
Burson-Marsteller MSLGROUP
Centro Ogilvy Public Relations
Conversant Penna Power Brian Haynes
Crowley Webb Punchkick Interactive
DinaMS Rise Interactive
Edelman SapientNitro
Euromonitor International Sikich
Expontential SmithAmundsen
Foote, Cone & Belding (FCB) Social@Ogilvy
Gagen MacDonald Starcom MediaVest Group
GroupM Strawberry Frog
Havas TMP Worldwide
Hill + Knowlton Strategies Weber Shandwick
Intouch Solutions Widmeyer Communications
Ketchum ZenithOptimedia Group
KPMG Zeno Group
krispr communications

Careers in Public Relations and Advertising

Some Public Relations and Advertising alumni have also gone on to pursue further academic study and scholarly careers with distinguished academic institutions like Yale University, the London School of Economics and Northwestern University. Please visit our alumni section for more student success stories.

Account Coordinator Executive Vice President
Account Executive Financial Communications
Account Supervisor Fundraising Specialist
Business Development Government Relations Specialist
Campaign Coordinator Intern
Chief of Staff Internal Communications Manager
Client Relationship Director Managing Director
Communication Research Associate Media Relations Manager
Consultant Office Manager
Copywriter Press Secretary
Corporate Philanthropy Public Affairs
Creative Director Senior Vice President
Customer Relations Sustainability Communication
Event Management Vice President