Benedict College offers an Army Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) program to all qualified students on a voluntary basis through a partnership agreement with the University of South Carolina. Classroom instruction for the first two years of the Army ROTC program takes place on the Benedict College campus. Third and fourth year classes take place on the campus of the University of South Carolina.
The Health, Physical Education and Recreation Department offers several courses in both Health and Physical Education that are required for all students. The department also offers three major courses of study:
The mission of the Education, Child and Family Studies Department is to prepare students for occupations in PK-12 instruction and for further study in education and related fields. Students completing Programs of Study in the Education, Child and Family Studies Department will be able to acquire and maintain leadership positions in the educational arena as related to teaching, research, and service. The Education, Child and Family Studies Department prepares well-quali fied and certified teachers in two majors: Early Childhood and Elementary Education.