Program of Study

Honors Interdisciplinary Program

  • Freshman Year
    HONS 1990/ 2 hours
    Two core Honors courses / 5-8 hours
  • Sophomore Year
    PERS 2XXX H / 2 hours
    One core Honors course or 1 Honors major course / 3-4 hours
  • Junior Year
    HONS 3999 or 3990 / 3 hours
    Two Honors major courses / 6 hours
  • Senior Year
    HONS 4990 / 3 hours
  • Total Hours for the Certificate in University Honors 24-28 hours 

Requirements at a Glance

  • HONS 1990 Intro Seminar - 2 credit hours
  • PERS 2XXX H Perspectives - 2 credit hours
  • Honors Core class - 3 credit hours
  • Honors Core class - 3 credit hours
  • Honors Major class (or Honors Core Class) - 3 credit hours
  • Honors Major class - 3 credit hours
  • Honors Major class - 3 credit hours
  • HONS 3999 Honors Research Methods - 3 credit hours
  • HONS 4990 Honors Thesis or Equivalent - 3 credit hours
  • GLOBAL EXPERIENCE and UNDERSTANDINGS Requirement

Honors Experiential Activities 

Experiential projects are semester-long activities requiring at least 45 hours. Experiential projects may be substituted for a major requirement with approval of the Dean of the Honors College.

  • Community outreach
  • Study-abroad or semester exchanges
  • Career shadowing and mentoring
  • Internships
  • Undergraduate research or professional scholarship
  • Leadership activities
  • Creative activities and performances