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  Oct 18, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate and Graduate Academic Catalog

Public Relations, B.A.


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CIP Code: H965 (090501-01) †
Total Credit Hours: 125-127
Degree Awarded: Bachelor of Art
Career Opportunities: Fund raising, political strategist, corporate consultant, events manager, tourism promotions.

General Education Core Curriculum


Core Curriculum  

Freshman Year


Electives


Modern Language (7 Credits)


Choose in consultation with academic advisor. All courses must be in the same foreign language.

  • MODL 101 4 Credits.
  • MODL 102 3 Credits.

Natural Sciences (6 Credits)


Choose from both biological (BIOL) and physical (CHEM, GEOL, or PHYS) sciences. Two course must be from the same science.

General Elective (2 Credits)


Total: 33 Credits


Sophomore Year


Required Courses


Electives


Modern Language (6 Credits)


Choose in consultation with academic advisor. All courses must be in the same foreign language.

  • MODL 201 3 Credits. *
     
  • MODL 202 3 Credits. or
  • MODL 203 3 Credits. *

History (6 Credits)


Choose in consultation with academic advisor.

Natural Sciences (3 Credits)


Choose from both biological (BIOL) and physical (CHEM, GEOL, or PHYS) sciences. Two courses must be from the same science.

Social/Behavioral Sciences (3 Credits)


Choose from ANTH, GEOG, POLS, PSYC, SOCI, or CJUS. At least three hours must be at the 300-level or above.

Total: 33 Credits


Junior Year


Electives


Social/Behavioral Sciences (3 Credits)


Choose from ANTH, GEOG, POLS, PSYC, SOCI, or CJUS. At least three hours must be at the 300-level or above.

Minor (3 Credits)


Choose an 18-hour minor in consultation with advisor. Four courses from a non-CMCN elective may be applied to a minor. (See the College of Liberal Arts ,Specific Degree Requirements for information regarding minors). Six of the 18 hours of a minor must be in 300-400 level courses.

Total: 30 Credits


Senior Year


Electives


HUMN or BHSC or CMCN (3 Credits)


Choose from ENGL, HIST, HUMN, MODL, PHIL, ANTH, GEOG, POLS, PSYC, SOCI, CJUS, or CMCN.

Minor (3 Credits)


Choose an 18-hour minor in consultation with advisor. Four courses from a non-CMCN elective may be applied to a minor. (See the College of Liberal Arts ,Specific Degree Requirements for information regarding minors). Six of the 18 hours of a minor must be in 300-400 level courses.

Fine Arts (3 Credits)


Choose from DANC, MUS, THEA, or VIAR.

HUMN or BHSC (3 Credits)


Choose from ENGL, HIST, HUMN, MODL, PHIL, ANTH, GEOG, POLS, PSYC, SOCI, or CJUS. Replace elective with ENGL 352  for a grade of "C" in CMCN 212 .

Total: 30 Credits


Note:


† In order to meet University graduation requirements, each student must complete a minimum of 45 semester hours at the 300/400 levels. Students must achieve a "C" or better in ENGL 101  and ENGL 102  and in all CMCN courses. Typing skills of 40 WPM required.

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