Bachelor of Arts in Communication with emphasis in Public Relations

University Degree Requirements


Hours
Specified General Education Courses - Foundation Studies 18
Elective/Specified General Education Courses:  
• Math 250 or CIS 200 - Elements of Statistics - REQUIRED 3
• Modern Language Courses (Beginning courses I,II) 10
• Electives 17

Communication Studies Core Courses (12 Hours)

COMM 208 Communication and the Information Society 3
COMM 350 Communication Research Methods 3
COMM 490 Issues and Applications in Communication 3

Applied disciplinary Focus (6 Hours)
Select one course from each category below

Communication Context & Skills Electives (Choose two of the following)
INT 250     Introduction to Web Development 3
INT 346 Video Production OR 3
INT 348 Beginning Audio Production 3
INT 420 Social Issues and Information Networking 3
COMM 601 Persuasion 3
COMM 602 Intercultural Communication 3
Comm 606 Conflict Management 3
COMM 642 Crisis Management & Strategies 3

Major Electives (Public Relations Emphasis)

COMM 128 Media and Society 3
COMM 240 News Reporting 3
COMM 318 Introduction to Organization Communication 3
COMM 345 Desktop Publishing 3
COMM 348 Public Relations 3
COMM 349 Public Relations Writing 3
COMM 414 Business & Professional Speaking 3
COMM 635 Multimedia Production 3
COMM 641 Public Relations and Campaign Design 3