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To complete the Honors Program a minimum of 18 honors credits are required.

  • 12 credits of honors classes

    • Core Curriculum (6 Credits)

      • HON 191: Introduction to Honors and First Year Seminar (1 Credit/course total 3 credits)
      • HON 193: First Year Projects (1 Credit)
      • HON 291: Experiential Learning: Leadership and Service (2 Credits)

    • Honors Electives (6 Credits)

      • HON 391: Honors Colloquium (3 credits)

        • Students must complete at least one HON 391 course
        • Course themes include: technology; sustainability; food; health; development; global communities; creativity; justice; education

      • For the second elective students may take

        • Graduate level course:

          • Submit proposal to take graduate course as a junior and complete the course as a senior

        • Semester Study Abroad

          • Students must explain how and why the study abroad meets the goals and expectations of the Honors Program

  • 6 Research and Thesis Credits

    • Research Credits taken as a junior (3 credits)
    • HON 489 Senior Thesis (3 credits)
    • The senior thesis is taken for honors credit but it is supervised by a faculty mentor in the student's college

Curriculum 

Courses

First Year

Fall:                HON 191: Introduction to Honors and First Year Seminar (1 Credit/course total 3 credits)

Spring:            HON 193: First Year Projects (1 Credit)

Second Year

Fall                  Honors Elective: HON 391: Colloquium  (3 Credits)

Spring:            HON 291: Experiential Learning: Leadership and Service (2 Credits)

Third Year

Fall                  Honors Elective: HON 391: Colloquium (3 Credits)

           Research Credits (1 or 2 Credit(s))

Spring:            Research Credits (1 or 2 Credit(s))

Fourth Year

Fall:                 HON 489: Senior Thesis (1 or 2 Credit(s))

Spring:             HON 489: Senior Thesis (1 or 2 Credit(s))


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