Public Relations

Arts & Humanities

This field entails communicating to the public the value, services, products, or mission of an organization. Public relations involve much more than soliciting new business; seven areas have been defined. These are 1) special events, 2) media use, 3) public speaking, 4) fundraising, 5) programming, 6) research and 7) writing/editing.a team, consulting, and communicating verbally and in writing, through their course work and through possible internships and volunteer work.


General Information
College

College of Arts and Humanities

GPA Requirement 2.35
Department Website Department of Communication Arts
Degree(s) Offered
  • Bachelor of Science in Public Relations
Occupational Opportunities
  • Advertising Agencies
  • Non-profit Organization
  • Corporate Departments/Firms
  • Radio or TV Networks
  • Retail Stores
  • Trade Associations
  • Publishing Companies
  • Public Relations Firms
  • Labor Unions
  • Photographic Services
  • Government Agencies
  • Human Resource Departments
  • Colleges & Universities

 

Professional and Student Organizations
Professional Organizations GSU Student Organizations (MyOrgs)
Public Relations Society of America PRestige Georgia
Council of Public Relations Firms Public Relations Student Society of America
National School of Public Relations Association
American Marketing Association (AMA)
Salary Information
Hear From a Professional
Internet Resources
Internet Resources
PRSA-Georgia Chapter

Last updated: 5/22/2018

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