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 courses 18
Core courses 9
Com 231 News Writing 3
Com 413 PR 3
Com 415 PR Writing 3
Choose any three 9
Com 201 Survey of Comm 3
Com 203 Argumentation/Debate 3
Com 301 Interpersonal Comm 3
Com 302 Group Comm 3
Com 323 Broadcast News Writing 3
Com 332 Feature Writing 3
Com 333 Editorial Writing 3
Com 359 Writing for the Web 3
Com 401 Comm Theory 3
Com 402 Comm Research 3
Com 416 PR Cases/Campaigns 3
Com 434 Desktop Publishing 3
Com 426 Social Media for AD/PR 3