Public Relations (PR)

The public relations certificate requires the following courses:

COMM 260Public Relations Principles3
JASS 2015Fundamentals of Journalism3
COMM 300Communication Research Methods3
COMM 360Social Media for PR3
COMM 460Public Relations Campaigns3
COMM 477Prof Communication Ethics3
Total Credit Hours18

Notes Regarding PR Certificate Program:

  1. A minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA and a minimum of twelve earned hours completed at UM-Dearborn are required for admission to the program.
  2. A maximum of nine credit hours may simultaneously count toward the PR certificate and toward the Communication major.
  3. A maximum of two transfer courses (six credit hours) may count toward the PR program.
  4. A minimum 2.0 GPA in the courses counting toward the PR certificate and minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA are required at the time of graduation and/or posting of the certificate.