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Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020 
Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Public Relations Minor

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The Public Relations minor benefits students in a variety of academic disciplines,including business, criminal justice, public health, sociology, religion, education and political science. Typical job areas include: media relations, event planning,corporate communications, crisis management, publicity and promotion, public affairs and government relations. The 21-credits minor is grounded in the basic theories of persuasive communication and use of digital media tools. This ground enables students to create persuasive messages with a strong emphasis on ethical decision-making. The 300-level elective(s) will be chosen with an MCOM advisor.

Electives - Take 6 credits from the following:

  • 300-level elective
  • 300 level elective or MCOM internship
  • 300-level elective(s) chosen through consult with an MCOM advisor

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