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B.A. in Public Relations and Strategic Communication

B.A. in Public Relations and Strategic Communication

American University

American University, Washington D.C., United States
  • QS World University Rankings
    651-700
  • Degree Other
  • Study Level Bachelors
Major Requirements 48 credit hours with grades of C or better within the School of Communication including core, professional, internship, independent study, and independent reading courses. Subject to the approval of an advisor, a maximum of 12 credit hours in communication transferred from another university may be substituted for required communication courses. With approval of the student's advisor, up to 6 credit hours taken abroad may be applied toward the communication major requirements. COMM-301 Public Relations with grade of B or better. Related requirements taken outside the School of Communication with grades of C or better. Note: These courses are not included in the major GPA. 3 credit hours in United States history (HIST-xxx). 3 credit hours in economics (ECON-xxx) or MKTG-250. Minor or second major outside the School of Communication. Minimum of 72 credit hours outside the field of communication are required for the major. Transfer students majoring in public relations & strategic communication are required to graduate with a total of 72 credit hours outside the field of communication. Minimum 2.50 cumulative GPA.