Am I eligible to join PRSA?

If you spend a substantial portion of your time in or managing one or more of the designated practice areas below, or if you teach/administer a public relations curriculum at an accredited college or university, you are eligible to join PRSA. If unemployed, refer to your most recent position.

Practice areas include:

  • Community relations
  • Consumer affairs
  • Corporate communications
  • Public affairs
  • Employee relations
  • Financial communications / investor relations
  • Government relations
  • Institutional / corporate advertising
  • Integrated marketing communications (IMC)
  • Media relations
  • Public relations counseling
  • Public relations management and administration
  • Public relations teaching
  • Research and 
  • Special events.