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To complete the Honors Program a minimum of 16 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; Students can take any combination to reach 6 credits)

      • HON 340, 341 or 342: Colloquium in the Humanities, Social Sciences or Sciences (3 Credits)
      • Departmental course designed as an honors course with section(s) restricted to honors students

        • ART 380: Drone Photography

      • 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

      • Graduate level course (3 Credits):

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

      • HON 396: Honors Field Experience (1-3 Credits)

        • Students take on a leadership role in the honors program: Students can serve as mentors, public relations specialists, marketing specialists, grant coordinators, etc.

      • Study Abroad (1-3 Credits)

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

  • 4 Capstone Project Credits

    • HON 491 (1 Credit) - Introduction to the Honors Capstone
    • HON 489 Senior Thesis (2 credits) - Project Proposal Writing
    • XXX 493 Independent Study (1 Credit) - Students take at least one independent study credit in the department of the project advisor.

Curriculum 

Courses

First Year

Fall:                HON 191: Introduction to Honors and First Year Seminar (3 credits)

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

Second Year

Fall                  Honors Elective  (3 Credits)

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

Third Year

Fall                  Honors Elective (3 Credits)

           HON 491 (1 Credit)

Spring:            HON 489 (2 Credits)

Fourth Year

Fall:                 XXX 493 (1 Credit) Independent Study

Spring:             XXX 493 (1 Credit) Independent Study


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