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Honors College

About the Honors College

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Our Mission

Our dual mission provides an innovatively delivered curriculum for high achieving students and
advances the intellectual growth and recognition of the university. Our program challenges a
diverse community of students to individualize their academic experiences, while serving as an
institutional champion for undergraduate research, interdisciplinary studies and creative

Goals for Student Learning

Honors graduates will:

  • Identify resources and evaluate evidence used to support arguments or critiques in multiple academic disciplines.
  • Analyze the commonalities and discords of the different disciplinary perspectives.
  • Design independent inquiry projects that require critical and creative thinking.
  • Demonstrate effective research or performance skills in their academic discipline.
  • Connect their academic experience with local and global community experiences.
  • Experience interactive, innovative, and engaging instructional methods.

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