Requirements

Year One

  • The Simmons Course: Honors Explore (Fall, 2 credits)
  • The Boston Learning Community Course (Fall, 8 credits)
  • The Honors Leadership Course (Spring, 4 credits)
  • Honors 190: "Talking in the 21st Century" (Spring, 1 credit)

Year Two

  • Honors 290: Honors Global Scholars (Fall, 1 credit)
  • Honors 380: The Simmons Course: Honors Experience (Spring, 1 credit)
  • Global Cultural (GC) KCA Honors Students Only (Fall or Spring, 4 credits)

Year Three

  • Honors 390 The Simmons Course: Honors Excel (Fall or Spring, 1 credit)
  • 3D - Design Across Diverse Disciplines (third and fourth years, 12 credits)*

*Two of the three 3D courses must be at the 200 level

Year Four

  • Honors 395: Honors Capstone Project (Fall, 1 credit)

3 remaining Key Content Areas:

  • Scientific Inquiry (SCI) (4 credits)
  • Social and Historical (SH) (4 credits)
  • Aesthetic, Literacy, and Artistic (ALA) (4 credits)

*one of the three Key Content Areas must be completed through an Honors Designated Course

Capstone (fourth year, 4-8 credits)

Requirements for Good Standing in Honors:

  • A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.40
  • A grade of B+ or better in the senior Disciplinary Depth work
  • Students must maintain good standing at the college level