Honors Institute

What are the Program Requirements?

In order to graduate from the Honors Program, each student must complete the following curriculum and co-curriculum requirements, in addition to all the specific requirements of their degree program:

Curricular (20 credits)

  • 12 credits of General Education Honors Coursework to include an Honors Orientation Seminar
  • Yearly Symposia focusing on the areas of Ethics, Service, Leadership and Research
  • 8 credits of Honors Coursework in a student's major


  • Four mandatory non-credit bearing symposia experiences are required annually throughout the program with one occurring each year during the freshman, sophomore, junior and senior fall semesters.