Public Relations

Public relations is an exciting career path that makes it possible to work in any industry you choose, including entertainment, travel and tourism, sports, business, retail, technology, healthcare, and many more. Strong writing and communication skills and a creative mindset are essential for success in this rapidly evolving field that promotes people, products, ideas, and services.  

Ignite your opportunities by complementing your major with a minor in public relations at St. Thomas Aquinas College. This rigorous program will hone your professional writing skills and train you to become a superior communicator capable of designing powerful public relations campaigns that achieve results.

At a glance

  • Undergraduate minor
  • 18 Credits

Common Majors

  • Communication Arts
  • Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
  • Hospitality Management
  • Marketing
  • Sport Management
  • English
  • Visual Art

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Career Options

A minor in public relations prepares students for advanced study and careers in diverse fields, including:

  • Advertising
  • Politics
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Sports Marketing
  • Hospitality
  • Healthcare
  • Publishing
  • Entertainment