Electives

EN0999 Academic Writing Workshop 1 credit 3 weeks

This course provides a foundation for successful writing at the collegiate level, through faculty recommendation or by student request. Special emphasis is given on students’ particular needs in grammar, sentence construction, and the writing process. This course will allow students to be individually mentored by a professor as their writing coach, and will be taken concurrently with another course. The expectation is that student(s) may immediately integrate the writing skills into an academic course and see progress during that experience. (Pass/Fail, not for graduation credit.)

HI1000 History of Civilization 3 credits 5 weeks

This course studies the development of the Western world and its institutions and ideas. The student will be challenged to consider the positive and negative impact of Western thinking and to formulate a sense of personal responsibility within society.

HI1100 Church History (Online Only) 3 credits 5 weeks

Church History is a study of the development of Christianity from its inception to the time of Reformation. Special emphasis is given to the leading characters and major turning points in history throughout this time frame.

HU1000/3000 Portfolio Development 3 credits 5 weeks

The concept of Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) is based upon the assumption that adult learners have learned from a number of experiences in their past and that some of this learning is on the collegiate level. This course is an introductory study of composition utilizing the KOLB model writing process. (Pass/Fail)

LG4030 Logistics Security 3 credits 5 weeks

This course covers the vulnerabilities of and measures to secure the domestic and global transportation and supply chain networks. Topics covered include security organizations, security-related legislation and strategies, security programs, maritime transportation security, containerized cargo security, land transportation security, food chain security, pharmaceutical chain security, utilities security, cyber security, first response and recovery, and supply-chain security technologies.

Prerequisite:
Logistics Management

MG4060 International Studies 3 credits 5 weeks

This intensive, international study course includes a required trip of approximately one week during which students deal with the management challenges of companies outside of the United States. Areas of study include special challenges for global management, marketing, political and economic risk management, supply chains, cultures and human resources. Special emphasis is on the discussion of similarities and comparisons of the aforementioned aspects of the country visited to those experienced and studied in the United States.

MG6060 International Studies 3 credits 6 weeks

This intensive, international study course includes a required trip of approximately one week during which students deal with the management challenges of companies outside of the United States. Areas of study include special challenges for global management, marketing, political and economic risk management, supply chains, cultures and human resources. Special emphasis is on the critical analysis of similarities and comparisons of the aforementioned aspects of the country visited to those experienced and studied in the United States. This course is an option to replace MM6040 Leading Multi-National Business Ventures or MB6070 Global Business Environment.

PL3001 Personal Leadership (Online Only) 3 credits 5 weeks

This course focuses on developing personal leadership skills by exploring self-concept, self-esteem, personal values, time and stress management, as well as self-management in conflict situations. Habits for effectiveness in personal leadership will also be covered. 

PL4201 Psychology of Leadership (Online Only) 3 credits 5 weeks

This course presents the psychological underpinning of leadership. Classic experiments on obedience, conformity, social influence, impression management, and will be presented to demonstrate how the power of situation influences leader and follower behavior.

PS2702/PS3702 Career Advancement 1 credit 3 weeks

This course is designed to help students understand how to maximize their career potential. Students will develop an individual program for their short- and long-term career, with application based on students’ areas of emphasis in the major.

TH2001 Holiness Literature (Online Only) 3 credits 5 weeks

This course explores the historical development of the doctrine of “holiness” that is often referred to as “Christian Perfection” and/or “Sanctification”.  While the development of this doctrine has occurred throughout the history of the Christian Church, attention and focus will be on the 18th through 20th century and its influence upon the church within modern culture.