Students minoring in public relations are provided a solid foundation into the principles and practice of strategy development in the field of public relations. Students then are able to choose from among various public relations electives to gain more extensive knowledge of elements of the PR field.

Curriculum Requirements

Required Courses
STC 116Principles of Public Relations3
STC 201Public Relations Strategy Development3
Select 9 credit hours from the list below with the approval of an Public Relations faculty advisor 19
Graphic Design for Strategic Communication
Statistical Reasoning for Strategic Communication
Advanced Graphic Design for Public Relations
Writing for Public Relations
Public Relations Research
Ethics in Strategic Communication
Travel and Tourism
Social Media Messaging and Strategies
Public Relations Message Development and Execution
International and Cross-cultural Advertising
Public Relations Internship
Public Opinion and Mass Communication
Crisis Communication and Management
Media Relations
Sports, Publicity, and Promotions
Public Relations Management
Corporate Communication and Public Relations
International Public Relations
Special Topics in Public Relations
Total Credit Hours15