48 months
18521 CAD/year
5986 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The Bachelor of Public Relations Management (Hons) program at Centennial College's Story Arst Centre is a unique, first-of-its-kind offering in Canada that combines both public relations and business studies. In four years, this program prepares you for an exciting career in PR, social media and corporate communications.  

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The Bachelor of Public Relations Management (Hons) program at Centennial College , offered by the School of Communications, Media, Arts and Design in collaboration with the School of Business, will balance the theory, principles and application of PR with a solid foundation in business principles through ten core business courses. 

During your time in the program, you'll complete real-world projects that will allow you to apply your newly-acquired knowledge. From writing media releases to planning events, you'll engage in practical scenarios that will ground the core classroom concepts of this four-year degree.

To prepare you for a variety of careers, the Public Relations Management courses will include a strong focus on:

  • Writing 
  • Social and digital media
  • Research and communications planning
  • Strategic communications
  • Corporate communications

A 14-week industry field placement, during which you'll gain real-world experience prior to graduation, will round out this program.

Because the program will highlight research, social and digital media, corporate communications and foundations in business, you'll develop the critical thinking and strategic communication skills to perform a vital role in healthy organizations and businesses.

Career Outlook

  • Social media coordinator
  • Community manager
  • Public relations coordinator
  • Corporate communications specialist
  • Project coordinator
  • Research associate
  • Media relations specialist

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • International students: Apply early! Allow approximately four to six months before start for admission and Study Permit/Visa processing. 


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

To be eligible, high school applicants must have:

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent
  • At least six Grade 12 M or U, or OAC credits with an overall average of 65% or higher

Courses must include:  

  • English Grade 12 U; final grade 70% or higher
  • Math Grade 12 U; final grade 65% or higher

Applicants who do not meet this requirement may be considered for admission, and will be required to complete a remedial mathematics course by the end of the first semester.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18521 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18521 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    5986 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5986 CAD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Toronto

1502 - 2563 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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