Minor in Public Relations
The Public Relations program combines a strong base in academic study with opportunities to test concepts through projects with actual clients.
Students create strategic information programs, internal communications plans, media relations initiatives, public relations campaigns, interactive and Internet communications vehicles, and special events projects -- all as they build a multi-media portfolio under the guidance of practicing professionals.
The Webster University chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) promotes the profession and an appreciation for the highest ethical ideals and principles The PRSSA also provides students with an opportunity to network and learn from professionals in the field.
The following apply to all minors:
- A minor must be comprised of 18 credit hours taken at Webster University.
- No course counted toward a major can also count toward a minor.
- Students may have a major and a minor within the same department; they may not major and minor within the same area of emphasis.
- Students must earn a grade of C- or better in any course they wish to apply toward a minor.