Public Relations


When you graduate with your degree in public relations from SNU, you’ll have the preparation you need for a successful career in many professions such as:

  • Publicist
  • Community Relations
  • Government
  • Public Relations

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Download the Public Relations Degree Plan

Study Public Relations at Southern Nazarene University, Bethany Oklahoma

The Program

  • A 45-credit hour major that recommends an 18 hour minor in an area of personal interest
  • Hands-on time with studio equipment including HD cameras, FinalCut Pro software and a state-of-the-art recording studio
  • Opportunities to work with news broadcasts, corporate videos, documentaries, even an SNU sitcom
  • Ability to join the national award winning yearbook staff
  • Includes internships within a variety of settings—the RedHawks, publishing companies, radio stations and more
  • Offers the chance to spend a semester in Australia Studies Center, LA Film Studies Center, or Washington Journalism Center

The Professors

  • Are accomplished professional authors and editors of books, textbooks, academic articles and curriculum
  • Hold membership and leadership roles in the National Communication Association and Oklahoma Speech theatre Communication Association
  • Include a two-time winner of the SNU Excellence in Teaching Award.

The Preparation

  • Our graduates are prepared for a variety of jobs—university administrator, professor, hotel administrator, public relations director, journalist, professional writer and much more
  • SNU’s rigorous courses combined with one-on-one guidance from professors, allows are students to not only get accepted into a graduate school program, but to thrive in it