Honors students must fulfill the College at Brockport's requirements in
General Education and their specific academic major(s). A combination of small
interactive Honors seminars and conventional courses may be used to satisfy
these requirements. All Honors students are expected to take at least one
course per year and maintain a 3.25 minimum GPA to remain active in the
Students who start the Honors Program at the midpoint of their undergraduate
education must complete Track II, which consists of three Honors Courses
totalling seven credits.
TRACK II HONORS COURSES
- HON 395 Honors Colloquium (1 credit). As preparation for the Honors Senior
Thesis project, this course needs to be completed during the junior year.
- Honors Contemporary Issues (3 credits). An Honors course that satisfies the
Contemporary Issues General Education requirement. Examples of recent Honors
Contemporary Issues course titles include: Life in the Digital Age, Contemporary
Issues in Health, Freedom of Expression, Professional Ethics.
- HON 490 Honors Senior Thesis Project (3 credits). The capstone experience of
College Honors: an individual research project, requiring both a written product
and a formal presentation. Completed under the direction of a professor in
either your major or a related area, this course usually fulfills requirements
in your major.
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