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This concentration provides students with a Christ-centered understanding of public relations practices in order to ethically employ various communication theories, techniques and strategies. Students learn to effectively build mutually beneficial relationships with diverse publics. The public relations courses emphasize a rhetorical perspective in writing, public speaking and the use of technology in mass media. The program prepares students to critically think and responsibly apply theoretical approaches to real-world opportunities and challenges in public relations careers in for-profit and nonprofit organizations.

4-6 Courses, Selected from the Following:  * indicates required classes
* COM 180 Intro to PR
ENG 241 Newswriting
or ENG 343 Feature Writing
* COM 280 PR Publications
COM 330 Special Topics in Communications
COM 350 Principles of Multimedia
* COM 380 Advanced Public Relations
ENG 242 Editing 
ENG 205 Advanced Composition
*Two Practicum: Com 202 – Public Relations,  Eng 221 – Cabinet Newspaper

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