Public Relations: The Image-Makers

Managing organizational and individual images and campaigns is big business in today’s real world, and it takes the right kind of talented Public Relations professionals to make it all happen.  At Tiffin University, we offer you the practical training you’ll need for your successful entry into this fast-paced field.  With our Public Relations Concentration, you’ll learn the writing, conceptual, and planning and strategy skills so valued by the Public Relations profession.

Public Relations Curriculum

Course Number Course Title Credit Hour
Communication Core Curriculum
COM134 Digital Photography 3
ART325 Graphic Design 3
COM212 Introduction to Public Relations (w) 3
COM241 Introduction to Mass Communication 3
*COM300 Communications Research Methods and Information Sources (w) 3
*COM320 Argumentation/Persuasion Theory and Practice 3
COM330 Video Production 3
*COM340 Law and Communication 3
One of the following:
*COM310 Human, Interpersonal and Small Group Communication 3
*COM324 Communicating Across Cultures (w) 3


Political Communication (w)


*COM450 Critical Analysis of Mass Media (w)


One of the following:
   COM190, COM290, COM390 Special Topics in Communication    3
  ENG200-ENG300 writing intensive classes (w)


  ENG262 Editing 3
One of the following:
*SAS470 Internship 3
*SAS499 Senior Seminar (capstone) 3
Public Relations Concentration Curriculum
COM218 News Writing (w) 3
*COM329 Writing for Electronic Media (w) 3
COM350 Fundamentals of News Production 3
*COM416 Public Relations Cases, Campaigns and Non-Profits 3
*COM441 Organizational Communication and Conflict Resolution 3

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