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Department of Communication

Public Relations Minor

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Department of Communication

Public Relations Minor


  • Minor
  • Undergraduate

16 credits

required for minor

16 credits

16 credits

required for minor

The public relations major requires students to take fundamental public relations courses that cover all of the information needed to attain accredited public relations certification through the Public Relations Society of America. This public relations minor provides students with the opportunity to demonstrate strategic thinking and planning abilities.

Some classes in this minor include:
  • Public Relations Principles and Concepts
  • Public Relations Writing and Tactics
  • Public Relations Cases and Campaigns
  • Public Relations Inernship
  • Event Planning Internship
  • Writing for Mass Media
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Jacqueline Glenny, Ed.D.

Professor of Communication

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