The Bachelor of Science in Public Relations at SRU is designed to equip students with the knowledge, professional attitudes, and skills expected of beginning PR professionals. The successful public relations graduate has a solid knowledge of the issues, theory and practices of the public relations profession.
PR isn’t just about being able to write and speak effectively; it also incorporates graphic design, social media and other electronic media technologies. Our majors graduate with a strong career awareness and proficiency in their career and job searching skills.
The program consists of 56 program credit hours:
- 17 of core communication courses
- 27 of PR specialization
- 6 of message production and preparation courses
- 3 of required business course
- 3 (minimum) of an internship