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Public Relations Graduation Plan

Bachelor of Science in Public Relations Graduation Plan

Course Descriptions

Semester OneENGL 1101 (3 hrs)
Math (3 hrs)
Humanities course ( 3 hrs)
Traditional lab science course w/lab (4 hrs)
FYE 1220 (2 hrs)
Total 15 hrs
Semester TwoENGL 1102 (3 hrs)
KINS (1 hr)
ENGL 2111 or ENGL 2112 (3 hrs)
Environmental Science w/ lab (4hrs)
HIST 1112 (3 hrs)
IDS 2210 (1 hr)
General Elective (3 hrs)
Total 18 hrs
Semester ThreeOne Math, Science or Technology elective (3 hrs)
POLS 1101 (3 hrs)
COMM 1110 (3 hrs)
KINS (1 hr)
HLTH 1520 (2 hrs)
General Elective (3 hrs)
Total 15 hrs
Semester FourECON 2105 (3 hrs)
HIST 2110 (3 hrs)
COMM 1100—Human Communication or COMM 2330—Communication Research (3 hrs)
General Elective (3 hrs)
JOUR 2331—Intro to Journalism (3hrs)
One Social Science elective (3 hrs)Total 18 hrs
Semester FiveMKTG 3131—Principles of Marketing (3 hrs)
COMM 2332—Media & Society (3 hrs)
FORL (2000 or higher) or Significant International Content Course (3 hrs)
General Elective (3 hrs)
JOUR 3331—News Reporting & Writing (3 hrs)Total 15 hrs
Semester SixGCM 1631– Multimedia or GCM 1321—Desktop Publishing & GCM 1411 (lab) or IT 1430—Web Page Development (3 hrs)
PRCA 2330—Intro to PR (3 hrs)
One theory/law elective course (3 hrs)
MKTG 3132—Principles of Advertising (3 hrs)
General Elective (3 hrs)Total 15 hrs
Semester SevenPRCA 3330—PR Writing (3 hrs)
PRCA 4330—PR Research (3 hrs)
One theory/law elective course (3 hrs)
One media elective course (3 hrs)
Upper division PRCA elective (3 hrs)
Total 15 hrs
Semester EightPRCA 4339—PR Campaign Strategies (3 hrs)
PRCA 3711/4711—PR Practicum (1 hr)
Upper-division COMS course (3 hrs)
Upper –division PRCA elective (3 hrs)
Upper-division departmental elective (3 hrs)
PRCA 4791 or PRCA 4335 (3 hrs)Total 16 hrs

Last updated: 7/8/2013

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