Baruch College’s MA in Corporate Communication Program Named a Finalist in PRWeek Awards 2019 CompetitionSecond straight year the Weissman School of Arts and Sciences degree program selected among the top five for the “Outstanding Education Program” of the year award
December 12, 2018
The Master of Arts in Corporate Communication program at Baruch College’s Weissman School of Arts and Sciences is a finalist for a 2019 PRWeek Award in the category of “Outstanding Education Program.”
This represents the second consecutive year the MA in Corporate Communication program has been selected a finalist for the award by the leading industry magazine.
Baruch will compete against American University, Boston University, DePaul University, and Elon University for this category’s trophy at the 20th annual event on March 21, 2019 in New York City.
“In the U.S., there are over 180 graduate programs with a similar focus, and being recognized as among the top five for two years in a row underscores the value and quality of the program,” said Michael B. Goodman, PhD, Director of the MA in Corporate Communication program. “Our students, faculty, alumni, and professional advisors take full advantage of the mission of Baruch College and our location in Manhattan as the platform for the best practitioners in the profession.”
PRWeek’s “Outstanding Education Program” award recognizes achievements and innovations in the following areas: curriculum, faculty, enrollment, impact on the industry, and placement success. PRWeek said, “special attention will be paid to effectiveness in preparing students for long-term success.”
Graduates of Baruch’s MA in Corporate Communication program have successful careers in public and private companies, not-for-profits, government agencies, public relations firms, and as independent consultants. There are approximately 60 students enrolled in the program for the 2018-19 academic year. A full list of the 2019 PRWeek awards finalists is available here.
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