Areas of study (effective Fall 2017)

NOTE: The following areas of study apply to undergraduate students who entered UNC beginning Fall 2017

The advertising and public relations curriculum prepares students to communicate on behalf of organizations, including corporations, government agencies, nonprofits, advocacy groups and public relations and advertising agencies.

The business journalism curriculum prepares students report and write about issues such as stock market swings on Wall Street, changes in how corporate America operates and is governed and fluctuations in the U.S. and global economies.

The journalism curriculum prepares students to present news and information with the intent to better inform society — through broadcasting, writing, photography, graphic design or interactive multimedia.