Public Relations (PR) Minor

The PR minor builds on foundational principles of PR by introducing best practices in PR writing and strategic management while allowing the student to have an emphasis in a number of disciplines; graphic design, journalism, communications, PR research and theory, and social media.

Students with a major in art, business, education, marketing, music, professional studies, etc. can benefit from a minor in PR by broadening their experience to include ethical PR principles and techniques and digital and social media principles and practices.

Required courses18
Core courses9
Com 231 News Writing3
Com 413 PR3
Com 415 PR Writing3
Choose any three9
Com 201 Survey of Comm3
Com 203 Argumentation/Debate3
Com 301 Interpersonal Comm3
Com 302 Group Comm3
Com 323 Broadcast News Writing3
Com 332 Feature Writing3
Com 333 Editorial Writing3
Com 359 Writing for the Web3
Com 401 Comm Theory3
Com 402 Comm Research3
Com 416 PR Cases/Campaigns3
Com 434 Desktop Publishing3
Com 426 Social Media for AD/PR3