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

  • Community Relations

  • Consumer Affairs

  • Corporate Communications

  • Employee Relations

  • Financial Communications / Investor Relations

  • Government Relations

  • Institutional / Corporate Advertising

  • Integrated Marketing Communications (IMC)

  • Media Relations

  • Public Affairs

  • Public Relations Counseling

  • Public Relations Management and Administration

  • Public Relations Teaching

  • Research 

  • Special Events