Public & Organizational Relations (M.A.)

Program Requirements

Core Coursework
CMST 502Researching Public and Organizational Relations3
CMST 505Issues of Public and Organizational Relations3
CMST 530New Media Applications3
CMST 555Survey of Public and Organizational Relations3
CMST 556Leadership and Collaborative Innovation3
Capstone Course
CMST 580Globalization and Contemporary Communication3
Electives and Culminating Experience
Select 9 credits (with Thesis option) or 15 credits (with Comprehensive Exam option) from the following: 9-15
Problems in Communication
Special Topics In Communication
Public Relations Writing and Media Relations
Theories of Human Communication
Readings in Communication
Persuasion and Media
Issue Management
Seminar in Organizational Communication
Internship: Communication
Media and Mass Culture
Techniques of Communication
Independent Study
Thesis or Non-Thesis Option
Select one of the following options:0-6
Thesis Option
Master's Thesis
Submit the completed Thesis original and one copy to the Graduate Office. See Thesis Guidelines for details.
Comprehensive Examination
In the term that you will sit for exam, register for the section which matches your major & advisor. Successfully pass exam.
Comprehensive Examination
Total Credits33