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Communication - Public Relations

Union College Lincoln NE

48 months
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24240 USD/year
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About

Communication is the key to life. One key—a Communication - Public Relations degree from Union College Lincoln NE—can open doors to a rewarding life path.

Overview

Whether they focus on public relations, journalism, fundraising or emerging media, communication majors use writing and speaking skills to influence others in life-enhancing ways. From dealing as a public relations agent with an interpersonal crisis between employees to researching a global crisis as a journalist, these professions serve on the front lines, communicating with compassion when it matters most.

Key facts:

Why study Communication - Public Relations at Union College Lincoln NE?

  • You could work as a magazine editor, copywriter, creative content provider, event planner, public relations project manager, website manager, alumni director, book editor, recruiter, fundraising coordinator, corporate trainer and more.
  • Communication is vital skill that will help you be a crucial asset to a business or organization.

Your communication degree carries persuasive powers. What will you do with this power? At Union, Christian ethics is at the center of everything we do and remains your foundation for communicating—and persuading—with compassion.

Why study at Union College?

  • Choose from three emphases in emerging media, fundraising and philanthropy, journalism and public relations, preparing you for careers in many different work settings.
  • Union’s focus on writing and publishing means you’re guaranteed to get your work published as a student.
  • Union’s professors have worked in journalism, public relations and are published authors—you'll benefit greatly from their network of internship and job contacts.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Media & Meaning
  • Connections
  • Photography
  • College Writing
  • Christian Beliefs
  • Public Speaking
  • Concepts of Wellness
  • College Writing
  • Graphic Arts
  • Elementary Statistics & Probability
  • Microcomputer Applications

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed application for admission. 
  • Graduation from high school, completion of a comparable home school curriculum, or GED (see below).
  • A minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.50 on a 4-point scale.
  • A minimum ACT composite score of 18 with minimum English and math scores of 17, or combined SAT score of 870 (old SAT) or 1290 (new SAT).  The ACT test may be taken on campus.  
  • Transcripts of all high schools and colleges or universities attended. 
  • Home school students should submit official transcripts from any schools attended and/or a home school transcript along with an explanation of the home school curriculum with date of completion. 
  • Applicants who have not graduated from high school or completed a home school curriculum must submit minimum standard test scores of 450 on each of the five tests of the General Educational Development (GED) or an average score of 500 for all tests.

Tuition Fee

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    24240 USD/year
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  • National

    24240 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 24240 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Lincoln

850 - 1300 USD /month
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Funding

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