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Membership Types

PRSA has a place for you. Membership options are based on your career experience. When you join PRSA you become part of a community of communications professionals nationwide spanning every industry sector.

We offer lifelong learning, professional networking and skills development at every stage of your career. 

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Member

More than three years of experience: Join as a Member ($260 annual dues/$65 initiation fee).

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Associate Member 1

Less than one year of experience: Join as an Associate Member 1 ($115 annual dues).

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Associate Member 2

One to two years of experience: Join as an Associate Member 2 ($155 annual dues).

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Associate Member 3

Two to three years of experience: Join as an Associate Member 3 ($200 annual dues).



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Associate Member, PRSSA Graduate

Former PRSSA member who graduated within the past two years: Join as an Associate Member, PRSSA Graduate ($60 annual dues).

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Associate Member, Graduate Student

Full-time graduate student pursuing an advanced degree: Join as an Associate Member, Graduate Student ($60 annual dues).

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Additional Options

Group Membership

If you have five or more members, sign up for a Group Membership.


Reinstating Member

If you are a former PRSA member, join as a Reinstating Member ($260 annual dues plus a one-time $35 reinstatement fee). Contact us for more information.


Retirement Status

If you have been a member in good standing for at least five years, you may qualify for Retirement Status ($50 annual dues). Contact us for more information.


Members Emeriti

PRSA honors and respects the loyalty of our long-term members, who have served the profession with distinction. Contact us for more information.