Mass Media

Public Relations

Press conference imageThe Mass Media degree with a public relations emphasis prepares students to manage communication programs of public and private organizations. The course sequence provides a traditional body of knowledge and skills needed by professionals, as well as emerging information, issues and trends. 

Recommended Minor 

Electronic Art, Business, or Psychology


Introduction to Mass Media

Media Bootcamp 

Creative Media Writing 

Media Literacy 

Mass Media Law 

Public Relations I

Visual Communications 


Promotions Writing 

Advanced Media Lab 

Public Relations II 


Department Electives (6)

Total Hours: 40

Careers in Public Relations

Students with a degree in Public Relations can choose to pursue the following careers: Account Coordinator, Marketing Assistant, Event Coordinator, Public Relations Specialist, Account Executive or Public Relations Manager, to name a few.