Public Relations Emphasis

Supporting Courses 118
Core Courses
Introduction to Communication
Fundamentals of Public Address
Business and Media Writing
Elements of Media
Communication Problems and Research Methods
Fundamentals of Interpersonal Communication
Small Group Communication
Upper-Level Courses 130
News Reporting and Writing
Feature Writing
Organizational Communication
Communication Law
Principles of Public Relations/Corporate Communications
Public Relations Writing
Cases in Communications and Media Management
Social Media Strategies
Choose 2 upper-level elective courses in Communication 2
Total Credits48
1

 Note: 5 of the 6 supporting courses must be completed before taking any upper-level courses.

2

Internships are available for 1-12 credits but only 3 credits maximum of internship can be used to meet requirements of a major in Communication.