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The mission of the Journalism and Mass Communication Department is to engage students in critical and creative thinking in the classroom, in the laboratory, and through mentoring relationships, leading them to become exceptional, ethical and agile communicators in a rapidly changing media environment, embracing technology, valuing diversity and embodying Christ-centered service.
B.S. in Advertising
These are the important details you will need to keep in mind as you prepare your application and degree plan.
University Hours: 56
Major Hours: 67
Minor Hours: 18
Total Required 128 credit hours
- Communication Design
- Ad/PR Campaigns
- Public Relations Writing
- Advertising Creativity and Copywriting
Requirements for a formal minor are set by each department and may vary in hours.
Journalism and Mass Communication
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The advertising and public relations program provides a holistic approach to integrated marketing communications, including tactics for the creation and implementation of advertising, public relations and digital media techniques. You will be equipped with the skills, experience and cutting-edge technology training to propel you to success in this exciting and rapidly changing field.
Consider the wide range of exciting careers available with a B.S in Advertising and Public Relations.
- Social and interactive media manager
- Advertising and public relations manager
- Marketing and media manager
- Communications director
- Public relations specialist
- Event planner