Public Relations

Public Relations Program – (99 Credits)

General Education Requirements26 Credits 
Code# CourseTitleCrPrerequisites
Group A : Language and Communication (12 credits)
ENG260English Language Skills I (ENG 200 – English Writing Skills)3Placement
ENG280English Language Skills II (ENG 203 – English Communication I)3 
ENG305Research Methodology (ENG 204 – English Communication II)3ENG203
BUS210Business Communication Skills (COM 210 – Communication & Presentation Skills)3ENG203
Group B : General Business & Humanities (7 credits)
ENT301Start-up Business Entrepreneurship 3 
HUM212AUT Cultural Plus1 
HUM318Human Rights3ENG 203
Group C : Arts & Social Sciences (3 credits)
ART205Contemporary Arts3 
HUM210Arts Appreciation3 
HUM211Music Appreciation3 
POL202Globalization and Political Change3ENG 203
SOC202Justice, Society and Gender3ENG 203
Group D : Mathematics, Science and Technology (3 credits)
HLT210Health and Wellness3 
NTR201Introduction to Nutrition3ENG 203
Group E : Health and Physical Education (1 credits)
PED.Physical Education1 
Major Core Requirements40 Credits 
Code# CourseTitleCrPrerequisites
ARA201Arabic Communication Skills I3 
BUS230Business Law3 
COM251Communication Media & Society3 
COM325News Writing and Reporting3ENG100
COM410Professional and Public Speaking3ENG203
COM425Media in Lebanon & Middle East3ENG204
ENT301Start-up Business Entrepreneurship3 
FIN220Finance for Non-Financial Majors3 
MGT201Management Principles3ENG203
MKT201Marketing Principles3ENG203
MKT340Advertising Principles3 
MKT412Customer Security3 
MKT450Integrated Advertising Communication3MKT340
BUS491Internship1Senior Standing
Specialization Course Requirements24 CreditsGrade must be C or higher in every Major Course
Code# CourseTitleCrPrerequisites
PUR220Foundations of Public Relations3ENG203
PUR240Public Relations Project Management3PUR220
PUR309Public Relations Campaign3PUR220
PUR310Rhetoric and Social Influence3PUR220, ENG203
PUR357Special Events Planning3PUR220
PUR406Public Relations Research3PUR220
PUR408Writing for Public Relations3PUR220
PUR497Special Topics in Public Relations3PUR220
Foreign Language3 Credits 
Free Elective (200 level or above)6 Credits