Public Relations

These are the required classes for the major in Mass Communication with a Public Relations emphasis:

Course Credit Hours
COM 220 Basic Reporting 3
COM 230 Foundations of Public Relations 3
COM 374 Public Relations Cases 3
COM 390 Public Relations Writing 3
COM 410 Layout & Design 3
COM 442 Public Relations Campaigns 3
Choose at least two additional three-credit COM electives from among 300/400-level department offerings. 6

All students in this area will earn a degree in Mass Communication with Public Relations as the student's primary area of study.

A minor is not required, but students are encouraged to select a minor to support their major course of study. Talk with you advisor or the department chair for more explanation.

For course descriptions, please see the most recent Undergraduate Course Catalog.

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