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Public Relations Major

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Public Relations Major  35 hours
Required courses (29 hours):
JMC 138 Transitions
JMC 168 Contemporary Mass Media
JMC 194 Newswriting
JMC 270 Basic Audio/Video Production
JMC 330 Mass Media Effects
JMC 391 Public Relations Principles
JMC 412 Writing for Public Relations
JMC 440 Research Methods for Public Relations
JMC 444 Public Relations Strategies
JMC 491 Advanced Public Relations
JMC 499 Senior Seminar
JMC 590 Mass Communication Law
Required Limited Electives (6 hours from the following):
BUS 140 Foundations of Business
GCM 250 Principles of Photography and Photojournalism
JMC 295 Copyediting
JMC 322 Mass Media Study Abroad
JMC 336 Script Writing
JMC 394 Introduction to Advertising
JMC 396 Publication Design
JMC 397 Reporting for Print Media
JMC 398 Reporting for Broadcast and Online Media
JMC 400 International Mass Communications
JMC 492 Feature Writing
JMC 596 Internship
MGT 350 Fundamentals of Management
MKT 360 Principles of Marketing

Co-Requirements (6 hours):
CSC 125 Internet and Web Design
GCM 153 Electronic Imaging
Required Minor 21-24 Hours
Unrestricted Electives 8-17 Hours
Total Curriculum Requirements 120 Hours

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