Public Relations

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Public Relations

Bachelor of Arts

 

 

NNU's Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations prepares students for public relations work in businesses, organizations, and political arenas. The program focuses on application and community building by working with local small businesses and non-profits to provide strategic and event planning.

 

 

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Brooke Adamson

(208) 467-8255

Pursue a career
in public relations and communication work for, among other industries, business or political campaigns.
Work
closely with faculty mentors in small classes.
Understand
the processes and roles of persuasion and rhetoric in public.

Public Relations

NNU's Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations prepares students for public relations work in businesses, organizations, and political arenas. The program focuses on application and community building by working with local small businesses and non-profits to provide strategic and event planning. With an emphasis in speaking and writing, students gain the skills employers seek in the current job market.
Emphasis is placed on building relationships between organizations and their audiences through media, media relations, critical thinking, writing and speaking, understanding of the processes and roles of persuasion and rhetoric and of the critical nature of research. Students encounter both the theory and practice of public relations through rigorous classroom and group work, case studies and internships.
Degree Details

Bachelor of Arts

Offered On Campus

Related Career Paths
Career Avg. Salary
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations $40,130
Legal Occupations $70,950
Metropolitan and nonmetropolitan area occupational employment and wage estimates for the Boise area are sourced from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
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$40,958, the estimated total cost of tuition, fees, room, and board for 2019-2020.

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$28,000, the average debt of an NNU student upon graduation—just $1,500 more than a Boise State graduate. However, 1 in 4 NNU students graduates with no debt at all.

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99%, the number of NNU undergraduate students who receive financial aid.

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