This program prepares students for careers in public relations or communication. Public relations is a strategic communication process that builds mutually beneficial relationships between organizations and their publics. The degree focus is on knowledge and skills essential in those areas. Completion of the following courses results in an associate degree and meets the general core requirements at all Idaho public universities. The suggested coursework normally fulfills the first half of baccalaureate degree requirements in Public Relations. Course selection should be tailored to match requirements defined by intended transfer institutions.