About Honors Cohort
Ranked as one of the top 20 undergraduate business programs in the nation, The Fisher College of Business challenges the best and brightest students through its Honors Program. As a member of the Honors Cohort Program you will be encouraged to interact with business leaders while completing real world business projects and to expand your horizon to become a future business leader.
The Honors Cohort focuses on business enrichment by providing an extraordinary opportunity to develop leadership, presentation and team building skills through experiential learning and community service.
In the Honors Cohort Program, 30 business students take the following classes together during their junior year.
*Students cannot complete these courses in advance to be considered as applicants for the Honors Cohort Program.
For more information about the courses, please check the Registrar's website.
To graduate with Honors in Business Administration, students in the Honors Cohort Program must complete each of the following:
Completion of Honors Cohort Curriculum
Complete the seven (7) courses in the curriculum and at least two (2) additional honors courses for a total of nine (9) honors courses. Additionally, each student must maintain at least an overall 3.5 GPA and a 3.5 in his/her major area of study.
Completion of Volunteer Hours
Complete thirty (30) hours of service-learning volunteer community service during their junior year.
Completion of Final Paper
Submit a ten (10) page paper on either their internship or study abroad experience, or complete a comprehensive research thesis prior to graduation. This paper must be submitted after the completion of the BUSMHR 4490H class and no later than 21 days prior to your graduation date.
You can make a difference with your gift. To contribute to the Honors Cohort program, visit the GivetoOhioState website and choose fund #312389.