Honors Program

The Honors Program admits incoming Walsh University freshmen through General Honors and current Walsh freshmen via Track II.  (see here for a much fuller description of the Honors admissions processes)

General Honors

Students entering the program must complete all degree requirements of their major plus the following courses, most of which substitute for General Education requirements these same students otherwise would take:

Freshman Year
HON 103HON:Interdiscipl Research/Wrtg3
HON 104T1:HON:History of Christianity3
HON 105T1:HON:The History of Science3
Sophomore Year
HON 203T1:Hon: Literature3
HON 205H1:HON:Great Ideas of Humanity3
HON 214Scholarly Research and Writing2
Junior Year
HON 300H2b:Honors Seminar3
HON 301H3:Honors Seminar3
Junior Honors Project 10
Senior Honors Thesis Proposal 10
Senior Year
HON 400Senior Honor Thesis 13-6

Track II

Track II Honors Program students must complete all degree requirements of their major plus the following courses, most of which substitute for General Education requirements these same students otherwise would take:

HON 203T1:Hon: Literature3
HON 205H1:HON:Great Ideas of Humanity3
HON 300
HON 301
H2b:Honors Seminar
and H3:Honors Seminar
6
HON 400Senior Honor Thesis3-6
Total Hours15-18

To remain in good standing in Honors, students must earn a grade of at least a "B" in each Honors course, maintain a cumulative grade-point average of at least 3.3, and enroll in all appropriate Honors courses.