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Mass Communications Major with Public Relations Emphasis

MASS COMMUNICATION MAJOR WITH PUBLIC RELATIONS EMPHASIS – 37 HOURS

Required Courses 31 hours

  • MAC 175 Introduction to Broadcast and Digital Media – 3
  • MAC 240 Reporting and Newswriting – 3
  • MAC 245 Copyediting – 3
  • MAC 345 Mass Media Ethics – 3
  • MAC 365 Public Relations – 3
  • MAC 371 Writing for Public Relations – 3
  • MAC 405 Mass Media Law – 3
  • MAC 451 Internship – 3
  • MAC 461 Advanced Public Relations – 3
  • MAC 465 Graphic Design for Mass Media – 3
  • MAC 490 Senior Portfolio – 1

Electives — choose at least two from the following courses: – 6 hours

  • MAC 275 Broadcast and Digital Media I 3
  • MAC 300 Social Media 3
  • MAC 330 Photojournalism – 3
  • MAC 370 Media Advertising – 3
  • MAC 380 Special Topics – 3
  • MAC 386 Mass Communication Practicum – 3
  • MAC 421 Advanced Photojournalism – 3
  • MAC 440 Advanced Reporting and Newswriting – 3

TOTAL HOURS REQUIRED FOR MAJOR – 37

See the undergraduate catalog link under Program Resources for core and emphasis requirements, general education requirements, electives and course descriptions.

Mass Communications Minor with Public Relations Emphasis

MASS COMMUNICATION MINOR WITH PUBLIC RELATIONS EMPHASIS – 24 HOURS

Required Courses 18 hours

  • MAC 175 Introduction to Broadcast and Digital Media – 3
  • MAC 240 Reporting and Newswriting – 3
  • MAC 245 Copyediting – 3
  • MAC 365 Public Relations – 3
  • MAC 371 Writing for Public Relations – 3
  • MAC 461 Advanced Public Relations – 3

Electives — choose at least two from the following courses: – 6 hours

  • MAC 330 Photojournalism – 3
  • MAC 370 Media Advertising – 3
  • MAC 386 Mass Communication Practicum – 3
  • MAC 405 Mass Media Law – 3
  • MAC 440 Advanced Reporting and Newswriting – 3
  • MAC 465 Graphic Design for Mass Media – 3

TOTAL HOURS REQUIRED FOR MINOR- 24

See the undergraduate catalog link under Program Resources for core and emphasis requirements, general education requirements, electives and course descriptions.