Graduation with Honors

Graduating with honors distinction is a requirement for all members of the Honors Cohort Program. To successfully graduate with honors distinction, Cohort students must:

  • Complete the nine (9) courses in the curriculum while maintaining at least an overall GPA of 3.5, a 3.5 GPA in your specialization area, and a 3.5 in your Cohort classes.
  • Completion of Community Service Volunteer Hours
  • Completion of Final Paper: submission and acceptance of a ten (10) page paper that focuses on their academic experience or complete a comprehensive research thesis prior to graduation. This paper must be completed and submitted to the Cohort Faculty Director no later than week 12 of the student’s graduation term.
  • Honors Cohort Curriculum