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Public Relations Minor

Minor Overview

18 credits

Why public relations?
Public Relations minors learn how to manage and promotoe the public images of people, businesses and organizations. Students also gain the "people skills" necessary to be successful in many and varied careers, making it a minor that pairs well with numerous areas of study.

Goes great with:

  • Criminal Justice - Corrections track
  • Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement track
  • Entreprenuership
  • Graphic Design
  • Human Resource Management
  • Human Services
  • Marketing
  • Pastoral & Youth Ministry
  • Political Science - American/International Politics track
  • Political Science - Public Administration/Policy track
  • Psychology
  • Social Science
  • Sociology
  • Sport Management
  • Theatre Arts

This minor is not available to students majoring in Electronic Publishing, Public Relations or Journalism.

Course descriptions
For more information contact:

Dean Beckman, M.S.
Chair, Communication Department
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
700 Terrace Heights #1452
Winona, MN 55987-1399
(800) 635-5987, Ext. 1502
dbeckman@smumn.edu