Reasons why public relations is a good career choice:
1.) PR is flexible. PR people have their hands in journalism and advertising so when jobs are scarce, individuals with PR backgrounds have some experience in different fields so they will be able to expand their job search.
2.) PR has done well the past few years where other fields have not.
3.) In 2011, PR was said to be one of the best industries to start a business.
4.) Here are some career stats. These stats can give you a general idea about what you can expect to make in PR.
5.) Every industry needs PR. All businesses need PR (if they believe it or not) PR is the best way to enhance its reputation and the way it is seen in the public.
So there you have it, five reasons why you should consider PR as a career/major.