APR: Accreditation in Public Relations

Lady Hereford, APR Chair

You Know What it Takes. Now Earn It.

As a skilled public relations professional, you know that your success is dependent on staying relevant, resourceful, and inspired.

The Accreditation in Public Relations (APR) credential certifies your drive, professionalism, and principles, setting you apart from your peers and positioning you as a leader and mentor in the competitive public relations field. Building on the foundation of your educational degree, the APR keeps you current on today’s best practices and applications in the ever-evolving communications world. Invest time now to position yourself for success.

Earning the APR demonstrates your mastery of today’s strategic communications practice and your commitment to lifelong learning and ethical standards. Attaining this valuable distinction is a personal and professional achievement that can lead you to the next level in your career.

It takes a professional — someone with exceptional experience, broad expertise and strong dedication and values — to thrive at what you do. Profess what you know with the APR. Begin your journey.


Testimonial by Cheryl Procter-Rogers, APR, Fellow PRSA


For many PR professionals, the journey to becoming a trusted adviser includes pursuing Accreditation in Public Relations (APR). Not sure how to get started? Been contemplating it for a while now? Interested in upcoming free APR workshops hosted by PRSA Palm Beach?

For more information, please contact:
Lady Hereford, APR
Program Specialist, Johnson Scholarship Foundation
2021 Vice President of Accreditation, Palm Beach Chapter
Public Relations Society of America
[email protected]