A grade of C+ or better is required in the AWR course (JOU 308).
A grade of C+ or better is required in the following professional preparation courses: PRE 402 and PRE 466.
There is a formal application process for Practicum/ Internship (PRE 498), with review of applicants beginning the semester prior to the semester of internship.
PRE 400, Certificate in Public Relations Principles, is optional training for seniors wishing to sit for the certificate examination administered by the Public Relations Society of America. Students must take the examination no earlier than six months prior to graduation or no later than six months following graduation.
A minimum overall GPA of 2.0 in all required major courses (Major Departmental Requirements 46-56 Credits).