First Half APR Accreditation Numbers in Line with 2010

The Universal Accreditation Board, which administers the test that gets publicists the APR designation, has reported a 75 percent pass rate for those who took the computerized exam in June. A total of 24 candidates passed, and 32 completed the test.

For this year so far, 96 people have earned APR accreditation, about the same as 2010 with 95 new additions. For the second quarter there were 56 candidates who earned the accreditation, the highest since Q4 2010.

Have you thought about getting your APR accreditation? For those who have it, what are the benefits you’ve experienced?

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