Princeton Review Isn’t a Fan

September 7, 2007


Some people are upset, while others aren’t by the career description for public relations on the Princeton Review website, which states, “Though some colleges offer a degree in public relations, most industry professionals agree it’s unnecessary.”

The entry goes on to describe the profession mostly as a writing job, which clearly it is not. Personally, we know many successful PR folk with a variety of degrees, some related to the industry, some not. What do you think? If your friend told you they wanted to major in PR, what would you say?


2 Responses to “Princeton Review Isn’t a Fan”

  1. Adam Says:

    I don’t know what I’d say about a major, but I think if they told me they were going to pay NYU tuition for the grad degree, I might look askance.

  2. […] 27th, 2007 We’ve already talked about how some PR people were all in a tizzy over the Princeton Review’s decision to claim PR […]

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