Requirements

Public Relations major requirements

  • BUSI 307 Principles of Marketing
  • BUSI 367 Advertising
  • COMM 261 Mass Media and Modern Society
  • COMM 339 Persuasion
  • COMM 340 Communication Research Methods
  • PUBR 267 Layout and Design
  • PUBR 363 Media and Public Relations Writing
  • ECON 200 Principles of Economics
  • PUBR 241 Introduction to Public Relations
  • PUBR 491 Public Relations Cases
  • Complete an approved internship

Complete one of the following courses

  • COMM 333 Organizational Communication
  • BUSI 105 Introduction to Commerce
  • BUSI 335 Human Resources
  • PSYC 237 Organizational/Industrial Psychology

Electives

Writing/public presentation students should consider

  • COMM 235 Small Group Communication
  • COMM 260 Introduction to Journalism
  • ENGL 301 Advanced Composition
  • ENGL 210 Creative Writing
  • ENGL 301 Advanced Composition

Print/digital imaging-focused students should consider

  • ARTD 230 Typography and Logo
  • ARTD 232 Poster Design
  • ARTD 237 Digital Photography

Business-focused students should consider

  • BUSI 305 Administration and Organization