MOS 46A—Public Affairs Officer

Public Affairs Officer (MOS 46A) Description / Major Duties:

Public Affairs Officers in an Army broadcast unit are responsible for the planning, execution, oversight and allocation of broadcast journalist and Broadcast engineer resources. It is a rewarding, unique role for Army officers with an appitude in writing, journalism, and speaking pursuits.

Requirements to be a Public Affairs Officer (MOS 46A):

  • Completion of 46A Public Affairs Course at Fort Mead, Maryland
  • Bachelors degree or higher with a major in Journalism, English, or Mass Communications
  • 2-years of prior service in a US Military Public Affairs unit

Article Last Modified: February 21, 2011

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