Public Relations Concentration
The matrix below is a sample plan for all coursework required for this program.
Fall Spring PS 3133 Applied Principles of Personnel Management 3 PS 3023 Professional Communications 3 COMM 3033 Interviewing Principles and Practices 3 PS 3143 Applied Professional Research 3 COMM 4153 Persuasive Theory and Audience Analysis 3 JOUR 4083 Computer Mediated Communications 3 Professional Studies Professional Core Electives4 6 Elective3 3 Total Hours 15 Total Hours 12
1See appropriate alternatives or substitutions in "General Education Requirements".
2Technical courses taken as part of an associate degree or from a community college may be transferred into the BPS degree.
3At least 40 of the total hours required for graduation must be 3000 - 4000 level courses.
4Six hours from the following: PS 4143 Nonprofit Governance, PS 4243 Planning for Adult Learners, PS 4343 Community Development, PS 4443 Professional Leadership, PS 4543 Workplace Supervision, PS 4643 Occupational Globalization and Diversity, PS 4743 Organizational Change. Students enrolled in the Applied Leadership concentration must take PS 4543 and an upper division elective in order to meet the six (6) hours of electives requirement.