This program will provide graduates with an associate’s degree that will lead to a bachelor’s degree in Public Relations. This major prepares students to prepare media releases, publications, speeches, and create campaigns. Graduate will be able to manage and counsel companies/organization in building and improving their relations with their various publics.
REQUIRED COURSES for the Academic Year 2014-2015
|ART 101||Introduction to Visual Arts||3|
|COL 101||New Student Seminar||3|
|ENL 111||Written Communication1||3|
|HIST 103||U.S. History to 18772||3|
|MAT 120||Applied Professional Math3||3|
|PSYC 200||General Psychology2||3|
|BIOL 101/101L||General Biology with Lab2||4|
|COM 112||Oral Communication2||3|
|COM 130||Mass Communication and Culture2||3|
|ENL 115||Written Communication4||3|
|MK 130||Fundamentals of Marketing2||3|
|ENL 201||Introduction to Literature5||3|
|MK 210||Customer Service7||3|
|SCI 201||Integrated Science: Health, Law & Env8||4|
|SPAN 101||Introductory spanish I9||3|
|COM 230||Principles of Public Relations2||3|
|EC 201||Fundamentals of Microeconomics2||3|
|HMN 235||Leadership Dev. Studies10,11||3|
|MK 279||Advertising Merchant2||3|
|SPAN 102||Introductory Spanish II12||3|
1 ENL 111 has a prerequisite of ENL 095, or placement in 100-level English, and REA 098, or placement in 100-level reading.
2 BIOL 101, COM 112, COM 130, EC 201, HIST 103, HIST 104, MK 279 and PSYC 200 have a prerequisite of REA 098, or placement in 100-level reading.
3 MAT 120 has a prerequisite of MAT 095, MAT 096, MAT 097 or placement in 100-level mathematics.
4 ENL 115 has a prerequisite of ENL 111.
5 ENL 201 has a prerequisite of ENL 115.
6 Choose from HIST 103 or HIST 104.
7 MK 210 has a prerequisite of COM 112.
8 SCI has a prerequisite of MAT 120, MAT 145, or MAT 150.
9 SPAN 101 has a prerequisite of ENL 095, or placement in 100-level English.
10 HMN 235 has a prerequisite of COM 111 or ENL 111 with a “C” or better.
11 HMN 235 is the capstone course for this program and should be taken during the student’s final term.
12 SPAN 102 has a prerequisite of SPAN 101.
|**Click here for the 2014-2015 Advising Sheet**|
|**Click here for the 2013-2014 Advising Sheet**|