Bachelor of Science in Communication / Public Relations
Northwest Missouri State University

Program Details

Help influence the perception of your organization or client as a Public Relations professional. Gain the skills you need with this online Bachelor of Science in Communication with a concentration in Public Relations.

Students in this online communications degree will develop skills in multiple media platforms. Coursework also serves to enhance your research skills while sharing your results in written and verbal forms. You will be encouraged to think critically and make well-informed decisions, key skills that will serve you well in the Public Relations field.

Graduates will possess skills including:

  • Managing social media campaigns
  • Understanding Google Analytics
  • Handling crisis communications
  • Writing and distributing press releases

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Northwest Missouri State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score, Essay/Writing Sample