Athletes and Scholars

February 10, 2017

Two Columbia International University athletic squads are making the grade when it comes to the classroom. Women’s soccer and women’s cross country have been named Scholar Teams by the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) for the Fall 2016 semester.  

To be eligible, teams need a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.40 on a 4.00 scale for all combined student athletes on the team.

The women’s soccer team has a combined GPA of 3.54 and the women’s cross country team a GPA of 3.49. 

Find out how you can become a CIU athlete and scholar. Contact us at or (800) 777-2227.