Champion offers the following academic pathways:

Associate of Arts in Professional Studies (minimum of 60 credit hours)

This two-year degree lays the foundation for a broad base of knowledge through the Christian and General Education Core requirements and degree-specific or elective courses chosen by the student with consultation with an academic advisor. The AA degree prepares students in meeting their professional and personal educational goals.

Associate of Arts General and Christian Education Core (51 hours)

·      College Success Course (2 hours)

CCC 1012    Principles of Collegiate Success

·      Christian Core Courses (12 hours)

BIB 1013     Old Testament Survey

BIB1023      New Testament Survey

BIB 2023     Spiritual Formation

MIS 2033     Missional Living

·      English Language and Speech (12 hours)

ENG 1013    English Composition I

ENG 1023    English Composition II

ENG 1033    Fundamentals of Speech

ENG 3043    Practical Writing

·      Fine Arts/Humanities/Literature (6 hours)

ENG 2013    World Literature I

ENG 2023    World Literature II

MUS 2313   Music Appreciation

PHI 1313      Introduction to Philosophy

SPA 1013     Elementary Spanish I

SPA 1023     Elementary Spanish II

·      History/Government/Social Science (9 hours)

HIS 1313      World History I

HIS 1323      World History II

HIS 2313      American Nation I

HIS 2323      American Nation II

POL 2313    American National Government

PSY 1313     General Psychology

SOC 1013    Introduction to Sociology

·      Natural Sciences (4 hours)

BIO 1414     Biology and Biology Lab

PHY 1434    Physical Science

·      Mathematics (3 hours)

MTH 1213   College Algebra

·      Computer Applications (3 hours)

CIS 2003      Computer Applications

Electives (9 hours)

Three 3-hour courses (preferably) from a specific academic field (ex. business, education, Christian ministries, etc).

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN PROFESSIONAL STUDIES (MINIMUM OF 120 HOURS)

The purpose of obtaining a Professional Studies degree is to prepare students to pursue a professional vocation. The curriculum is designed to provide students with the skills and theoretical knowledge necessary for a professional career with strong Christian foundations. At present, Champion offers the following concentrations:  business, elementary education, and sports management.

Bachelor of Science General and Christian Education Core (57 Hours)

·      College Success Course (2 hours)

CCC 1012- Principles of Collegiate Success

·      Christian Core Courses (18 hours)

BIB 1013     Old Testament Survey

BIB 1023     New Testament Survey

BIB 2023     Spiritual Formation

MIS 2033     Missional Living

BIB 3103     Biblical Interpretation

BIB 3123     Biblical Theology

·      English Language and Speech (12 hours)

ENG 1013    English Composition I

ENG 1023    English Composition II

ENG 1033    Fundamentals of Speech

ENG 3043    Practical Writing

·      Fine Arts/Humanities/ Literature (6 hours)

ENG 2013    World Literature 1

ENG 2023    World Literature II

MUS 2313   Music Appreciation

PHI 1313      Introduction to Philosophy

SPAN 1013 Elementary Spanish I

SPAN 1023 Elementary Spanish II

·      History/Government/Social Science (9 hours)

HIS 1313      World History I

HIS 1323      World History II

HIS 2313      American Nation I

HIS 2323      American Nation II

POL 2313    American National Government

PSY 1313     General Psychology

SOC 1013    Introduction to Sociology

·      Natural Sciences (4 hours)

BIO 1414     Biology and Biology Lab

PHY 1434    Physical Science

·      Mathematics (3 hours)

MTH 1213   College Algebra

·      Computer Applications (3 hours)

CIS 2003      Computer Applications

Concentrations (63 hours)

  • BUSINESS CONCENTRATION
·      Business Core Courses – 57 Hours

Prerequisite: Computer Applications (General Education Requirements)

BUS 1013    Keyboarding I

BUS 1023    Principles of Personal Finance

BUS 2013    Principles of Accounting I

BUS 2023    Principles of Accounting II

BUS 3013    Principles of Management

BUS 3023    Principles of Marketing

BUS 3033    Financial Management

BUS 3123    Business Law

BUS 3143    Spiritual and Leadership Development

BUS 4023    Human Resources Management

BUS 4033    Strategic Management

BUS 4133    Entrepreneurship

BUS 4143    International Business

BUS 4253    Business Internship

ECO 2013    Principles of Microeconomics

ECO 2023    Principles of Macroeconomics

MTH 1243   Introduction to Operations Research (includes Calculus’ 1st derivative)

MTH 2023   Probability and Statistics

SMD 2303   Motivational Speaking

·      Electives – 6 Hours
  • SPORTS MANAGEMENT CONCENTRATION
·      Sports Management Core Courses –  53 Hours

BIO 3014     Human Anatomy and Physiology
BUS 1013    Keyboarding I

BUS 2013    Principles of Accounting I

BUS 3013    Principles of Management

BUS 3033    Financial Management 

KIN 2313     Sport Safety and First Aid

KIN 3013     Principles of Kinesiology

KIN 3313     Teaching Secondary Health and Physical Education

PED 2012    Physical Education

PED 2322    Nutrition for Fitness and Sport

SMD 1013   Introduction to Sports Management

SMD 1023   Foundations of Coaching

SMD 2013   Motivational Speaking

SMD 3003   Leadership and Ethics in Sports

SMD 3013   Sports Facilities and Management

SMD 3023   Sports and Exercise Psychology

SMD 4016   Event Management and Internship

·      Electives – 10 Credit Hours
  • ELEMENTARY EDUCATION CONCENTRATION
·      Elementary Education Core Courses - 52 Hours

EDU 1013    Foundations of Education

EDU 2023    Classroom Management

EDU 2033    Instructional Technology

EDU 3013    Learning Theories and Assessment

EDU 3063    Teaching the Exceptional Learner

EDU 4012    Education Seminar

EDU 4015    Student Teaching (15 hours)

EED 3012    Teaching Language Arts

EED 3022    Teaching Science

EED 3032    Integration of Music and Art

EED 3042    Teaching Reading & Writing

EED 3052    Teaching Math

EED 3062    Teaching Social Studies

EED 3072    Teaching Health & P.E.

ENG 2333    Children & Adolescent Literature

PSY 2013     Child and Adolescent Development

·      Electives – 11 Credit Hours
BACHELOR OF ARTS IN CHURCH MINISTRIES
(MINIMUM OF 120 HOURS)

Bachelor of Arts General and Christian Education Core (57 Hours)

·      College Success Course (2 hours)

CCC 1012    Principles of Collegiate Success

·      Christian Core Courses (18 hours)

BIB 1013     Old Testament Survey

BIB1023      New Testament Survey

BIB 2023     Spiritual Formation

MIS 2033     Missional Living

BIB 3103     Biblical Interpretation

BIB 3123     Biblical Theology

·      English Language and Speech (12 hours)

ENG 1013    English Composition I

ENG 1023    English Composition II

ENG 1033    Fundamentals of Speech

ENG 3043    Practical Writing

·      Fine Arts/Humanities/ Literature (6 hours)

ENG 2013    World Literature 1

ENG 2023    World Literature II

MUS 2313   Music Appreciation

PHI 1313      Introduction to Philosophy

SPAN 1013 Elementary Spanish I

SPAN 1023 Elementary Spanish II

·      History/Government/Social Science (9 hours)

HIS 1313      World History I

HIS 1323      World History II

HIS 2313      American Nation I

HIS 2323      American Nation II

POL 2313    American National Government

PSY 1313     General Psychology

SOC 1013    Introduction to Sociology

·      Natural Sciences (4 hours)

BIO 1414     Biology and Biology Lab

PHY 1434    Physical Science

·      Mathematics (3 hours)

MTH 1213   College Algebra

·      Computer Applications (3 hours)

CIS 2003      Computer Applications

Christian Ministries Degree-Specific Courses (30 hours)

·      Biblical Studies (12 hours)

BIB 2213     Biblical Backgrounds

BIB 3033     Life of Christ

BIB 3053     Ecclesiology

BIB 4133     Biblical Doctrines

·      Christian Ministry Studies (18 Hours)

BIB 1013     Personal Revival

MIS 1323     Intentional Discipleship

HIS 3053      Church History

MIN 1513    Intro to Church Ministry

MIS 1013     Intro to Missions

MUS 2013   Foundations for Music and Worship Ministry

Emphases (33 Hours)

·      Pastoral Studies Emphasis – (21 Hours plus 12 Hours of Christian Ministry Electives)

BIB 4023     Apologetics

MIN 3013    Church Education

MIN 4073    Church Administration and Finance

PST 1033     Pastoral Leadership

PST 2013     Marriage and Family Counseling

BIB 3113     Homiletics

PST 4093     Pastoral Practicum

+12 Hours of Electives from another emphasis or from the Christian Ministry Electives.

·      Youth & Family Emphasis – (18 Hours plus 15 Hours of Christian Ministry Electives)

BIB 4023     Apologetics

MIN 2013    Media and Program Organization

MIS 1213     Community Evangelism

PST 2013     Marriage and Family Counseling

YFM 3013   Evangelizing Youth

YFM 4093   Youth & Family Practicum

+15 Hours of Electives from another emphasis or from the Christian Ministry Electives.

·      Intercultural Studies Emphasis – (21 Hours plus 12 Hours of Christian Ministry Electives)

BIB 4023     Apologetics

ICS 2013      Cultural Anthropology 

ICS 2023      Foundations of Intercultural Studies 

ICS 3013     World-wide Contemporary Christian Movements and Missional Trends

ICS 3023      Ethnodoxology and Community-Based Research

ICS 4093      Intercultural Practicum – Directed Research

MIS 4063     Church Planting

+12 Hours of Electives from another emphasis or from the Christian Ministry Electives

* A variety of Christian Ministry Electives are offered. Please see the College catalog for the most current selection.

** Degree programs are subject to review and periodic change.