Honors in the Major Designation

To actively pursue this designation, students complete

  • a minimum of two of the required total Honors Learning Experiences (HLEs) in the major (as identified by the home department/major),
  • any one additional HLE,
  • plus an approved capstone proposal and project within the major.

Departments/Schools may specify additional requirements for specific majors; the 3 + 1 is simply a minimum requirement. Faculty from the Department/School supervise the Capstone Proposal and Project in conjunction with Honors College faculty.

See below for major requirements for departments that have specified additional requirements:

Chemistry and Biochemistry

Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology

Mechanical Engineering

Mechatronics Engineering

Psychology (Required GPA is 3.5.)

If your major is not listed, please click here for major requirements.