Jun 03, 2020  
Undergraduate Catalog 2018-19 
Undergraduate Catalog 2018-19 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Public Relations Major (39 to 43 hours)

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Public Relations Core Requirements (12 hours)

Public Relations Electives (minimum of 12 hours)

Select at least four of the following courses:

Communication Electives (6 hours minimum)

A minimum of six (6) hours of electives in Communication, three (3) of which will be selected from upper-level (3000 or higher) courses in the School of Communication, and three (3) from any level.

Additional Program Information


  • All course prerequisites must be met to enroll in upper-level courses. A course and its prerequisite cannot be taken at the same time.
  • Grade requirement: A minimum grade of “C” is required in all courses to be applied toward the major. The School prohibits students from taking a class more than twice for credit.
  • Baccalaureate-level writing requirement must be met by taking COM 3350.
  • Students may take up to six (6) hours of COM 3050/COM 4800 provided the topics are different.
  • Up to six (6) hours of COM 3890/4990 may be used as electives in major.
  • Courses outside the school may be used with written prior approval of the School of Communication faculty advisor.


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