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    Quinnipiac University Pre-College Summer Programs: Public Relations and Social Media Bootcamp

    Quinnipiac University Pre-College Summer Programs: Public Relations and Social Media Bootcamp


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Program Delivery: Day, Residential
    • Provided By: College
    • Session Start: July
    • Session Length: One Week
    • Entering Grade: 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    • Category: Traditional Camp
    • Sub-Categories: Communications
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 15, 16, 17, 18
    • Minimum Cost: $500 - $1,499
    • Career Clusters: Arts, Audio/Video Technology, and Communications
    • Credit Awarded: No
    • Call: (203) 582-7621
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    Ever wonder how Barbie became the biggest movie of the year? Or how the March For Our Lives changed the debate on gun violence forever? In this one-week boot camp, attendees will learn how to combine the power of public relations and social media as they work for an actual client alongside a public relations professional.

    In this hands-on program, students will receive insider tips on how their favorite celebrities and content creators use strategies, tools and platforms to build their followers — and their brands. Students will also learn the nuances of communicating to large and diverse audiences to encourage action or elicit emotion.

    At the end of this program, you’ll walk away with the following:

    • Understanding of how to craft messages that connect and resonate with target audiences
    • Hands-on experience working alongside industry professionals
    • Appreciation for the value of social media and public relations in digital society

    Cost and Session Information

    Program Dates: July 22 - July 26

    Program Costs

    Option 1: 1-week overnight program from Sunday to Saturday. Includes full room and board as well as evening and weekend activities: $1,680

    Option 2: 1-week on-campus commuter program from Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Includes lunch daily: $1,400

    All options include:

    • One week of faculty-designed and delivered programming, administered online or on campus with educational support staff and program materials
    • Technology and software support
    • A Quinnipiac T-shirt
    • A digital badge for use on social media, resumes or portfolios
    • Access to special Quinnipiac Admissions events