CU January Term Offers Online Classes

Dec. 8, 2009
For Immediate Release



By Joan C. McKinney, news and publications coordinator

CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. – Campbellsville University’s January term offers undergraduate offerings, including three new online courses in business and history.

The term, which begins Jan. 4 and runs through Jan. 15, offers students a chance to get some extra hours in a concentrated schedule.

The three online courses will be BA 413-01, Managerial Decision Making, with Dr. Rick Corum, associate professor of business administration (management), as the instructor; BA 483-01, Operation Management being taught by Amanda Ewing, instructor in business and economics; and HST 131-01, World Civilization to 1650 taught by Dr. John Burch, dean of distance learning and associate professor.

Other classes offered include ones in New Testament, computer concepts and applications, social statistics, introduction to physical activity, walking/jogging for health fitness, United States history since 1877, general psychology and introduction to literature.

“Campbellsville University offers these classes in January for students to get ahead or catch up on their studies,” according to Dave Walters, vice president for admissions and student services.

Walters said the classes include both introductory and higher level courses and offer the student smaller class sizes and intense study in a concentrated period of time.

Campbellsville University is a private, comprehensive institution located in South Central Kentucky. Founded in 1906, Campbellsville University is affiliated with the Kentucky Baptist Convention and has an enrollment of 3,006 students who represent 97 Kentucky counties, 30 states and 37 foreign nations. Listed in U.S.News & World Report’s 2010 “America’s Best Colleges,” CU is ranked 23rd in “Best Baccalaureate Colleges” in the South, tied for fifth in “most international students” and fourth in “up-and-coming” schools in baccalaureate colleges in the South. CU has been ranked 17 consecutive years with U.S.News & World Report. The university has also been named to America’s Best Christian Colleges® and to G.I. Jobs magazine as a Military Friendly School. Campbellsville University is located 82 miles southwest of Lexington, Ky., and 80 miles southeast of Louisville, Ky. Dr. Michael V. Carter is in his 11th year as president.