Minor in Public Relations

Required courses - (15 Hours)
COMM 348 - Public Relations 3
COMM 349 - Public Relations Writing 3
COMM 641 - Public Relations and Campaign Design 3
Choose two classes from the following (6 hours)
COMM 345 - Desktop Publishing 3
COMM 635 - Multimedia Production 3
COMM 642 - Crisis Management and Strategies 3
COMM 414 - Business & Professional Speaking (out of area course) 3
COMM 680 - Public Relations Theories 3
COMM 680 - Public Relations for the NonProfit Sector 3
COMM 680 - Special Event Planning 3
Suggested courses from other areas of Communication Studies - (6 hours)
COMM 100 - Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3
COMM 120 - Introduction to Theater 3
COMM 125 - Introduction to Motion Pictures 3
COMM 318 - Introduction to Organizational Communication 3
COMM 414 - Business and Professional Speaking 3
COMM 600 - Nonverbal Codes 3
COMM 601 - Persuasion 3
COMM 602 - Intercultural Communication 3
COMM 604 - Interpersonal Communication 3
COMM 606 - Conflict Management 3
COMM 607 - Listening 3
Total Hours for Public Relations Minor 21

Students must take courses in at least two areas of the department (advertising, general communication, journalism, organizational communication, public relations or theatre). This option includes a concentration of a minimum of 15 hours in one area of the department. The minimum requirement is 21 credit hours.