Public Relations - Minor

College of Communication and Information
School of Journalism and Mass Communication
201 Franklin Hall
Kent Campus
330-672-2572
jmc@kent.edu
www.kent.edu/jmc


Description

The Public Relations minor teaches the news writing, case study and publications elements of the public relations business, as well as online, digital and social media strategies.

Fully Offered At:

  • Kent Campus

Admission Requirements

Admission to a minor is open to students enrolled in a bachelor’s degree, the A.A.B. or A.A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree (not Individualized Program major). Students enrolled only in the A.A. or A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree in Individualized Program may not declare a minor. Students may not pursue a minor and a major in the same discipline.

  • Minimum 2.000 overall Kent State University GPA; or, if a first semester freshman or transfer student admitted in good standing, no established Kent State University GPA is needed.

Minor Requirements

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Minor Requirements
COMM 21000COMMUNICATION GRAMMAR REVIEW 1
COMM/JMC 21008SOCIAL MEDIA STRATEGIES 3
COMM 30000COMMUNICATION RESEARCH METHODS 3
JMC 20006MULTIMEDIA TECHNIQUES 3
JMC 26001WRITING ACROSS PLATFORMS 3
JMC 28001PRINCIPLES OF PUBLIC RELATIONS 3
JMC 38002PUBLIC RELATIONS CASE STUDIES 3
JMC 48002PUBLIC RELATIONS TACTICS 3
or JMC 48006 PUBLIC RELATIONS PUBLICATIONS
Minimum Total Credit Hours:22

Graduation Requirements

Minimum Minor GPA
2.700