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Undergraduate Catalog | 2017-2018 
Undergraduate Catalog | 2017-2018 Previous Edition

International Public Relations, Undergraduate Certificate

Students electing the Certificate in International Public Relations must be enrolled as majors in the Public Relations concentration in the B.A. in Communication Studies .  In addition to completing the standard core and required concentration courses, students must complete the following additional concentration courses, related coursework, and language requirements.

Program Requirements

Additional Concentration Course (3 credit hours)

Select one of the following:

Related Coursework (9 credit hours)

Students may either complete a semester of study abroad earning at least 9 credit hours at a non-American university OR complete an additional 9 credit hours of related coursework selected from the following courses (or other appropriate courses approved by the student’s advisor). At least 3 credit hours must be taken at the 3000-level or above.

Foreign Language Requirement (3-4 credit hours)

Students must complete one additional 2000-level foreign language course beyond the departmental foreign language requirement. The following courses would meet this requirement:


International, non-native English speakers must score a minimum of 550 on the TOEFL, a minimum of 85 on the MELAB.