Get with the program: graduate with honors in philosophy
Students wishing to graduate with honors in philosophy must complete the following requirements:
- six honors courses overall, including two philosophy honors courses with a grade of B or higher and at least one at the 300-level
- minimum cumulative GPA of 3.3
- minimum GPA in the philosophy major of 3.0
- submission and presentation of an honors paper
Each semester, the Philosophy department offers an Honors section of Philosophy 153: Fundamental Questions in Philosophy. Honors credit can be gained in advanced-level classes by making special arrangements with the professor teaching the class.
Check out the Honors Program home page to learn about other benefits and opportunities related to the program.