Oct 18, 2019  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

Communications - Strategic Public Relations, BA/BS


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Communications


General Education And Institutional Requirements


(46-47 Semester hours) See catalog  for the full list of University General Education and Institutional Requirements . General Education Electives must be selected with the help of the student’s academic
advisor.

Concentrations


Public Relations


The Public Relations Concentration provides the student with the education and skill to help organizations build goodwill and long-term relationships with their publics. The student will learn to manage organizational crisis, how to write effective press releases, and build long-lasting organizational relationships with the community.

Sample Program


Freshman Year


Total: 15

Second Semester


Total: 15

Sophomore Year


First Semester


  • COMM 240 - Introduction to Mass Communications 3 Credits
  • Science Elective I 4 Credit Hours
  • Arts and Humanities Elective II 3 Credit Hours
  • Technology Elective 3 Credit Hours
  • General Education Elective 3 Credit Hours
  • English Proficiency Exam 0 Credit Hours
Total: 16

Second Semester


  • COMM 324 - Public Relations 3 Credits
  • General Education Elective II 3 Credit Hours
  • General Education Elective III 3 Credit Hours
  • Science Elective II 3 Credit Hours
  • Non-Communication Elective 3 Credit Hours
Total: 15

Junior Year


First Semester


Total: 15

Second Semester


Total: 15

Senior Year


First Semester


Total: 15

Second Semester


Total: 14

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