2018-2019 Catalog 
    Dec 05, 2023  
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Advertising/Public Relations, BS (JAPR)

University Requirements

Please see the University Requirements  section of this catalog.

Major Requirements

Journalism and Mass Communication Core

Total: 16 Credit Hours

Advertising/Public Relations Core

Total: 18 Credit Hours

Advertising/Public Relations Menu

Choose two of the following courses:

Total: 40 Credit Hours

Support Field or Minor

Select any minor of your choice.
Choose from the following designated support fields: art, business, communication, English, Spanish, French, theater, political science, psychology, or sociology.

  • Lower selections Credit Hours: 9
  • Advanced selections Credit Hours: 6

Total: 15 Credit Hours

Supplement for Major

Total: 12 Credit Hours

*COBA hours may be included in the 15-hour support field or be included in the 5-hour elective block.


Minimum (maximum of 3 hours may be JMC) - 5 Credit Hours

Total Major Hours: 72

Other Graduation Requirements

Minimum GPA in major: 2.00
Minimum GPA for graduation: 2.25
Minimum number of hours outside JMC: 72
Minimum advanced hours: 33
Minimum total hours: 128

Courses numbered 0** do not count in Minimum hours required for degree.