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BA in Mass Communication with a concentration in Public Relations

Course Number
Course Name
Credits
MCO 200 Introduction to Mass Communication
3
MCO 213 Introduction to Public Relations
3
MCO 230 Digital Literacy and Practice 3
MCO 300 Media Law and Ethics
3
MCO 311 Organizational Communication
3
MCO 370 Writing for Public Relations
3
MCO 397 Research Methods 3
MCO 413 Public Relations and New Media Campaigns
3
MCO 311,317, 399, 410, 414, or 478 Choose any two courses from this group, as electives for the Public Relations concentration
6
MCO 210 - 499 Choose any three courses under the MCO heading that are outside of the Public Relations concentration designation
9
MCO 496 Capstone: Seminar in Mass Communication 3
  Total Credits for Major*  
39

*Students in Mass Communication are limited in the total number of Mass Communication credits they may earn in their undergraduate degree to a total of 42 credits, and no more.  There are no exceptions to this policy.

NOTE about Internship Experience:  Students in Mass Communication are limited in the total number of college credit they may earn in internship experience.  Students may not earn more than 4 credits for internship experience in their undergraduate degree. There are no exceptions to this policy.