2022 - 2023 Undergraduate Bulletin

A specific course of study is not required for this program. Students who participate in the Honors Program will declare a major in an academic department. Students may earn one of the following honors designations: Full Honors with World Language Studies, Full Honors, Upper Division Honors, or Lower Division Honors.

For department information or additional degree requirements, go to the Honors Program department page.

Total Credits Required 18
Total Credits Required for Designation 18-25

Required 300 and 400 Level Electives 12
Choose from the following in any combination:
HON 301 World Cultures: A Humanities Perspective [SOCR] 4
HON 302 World Cultures: Social Sciences [SOCR] 4
HON 495 Special Topics 2 - 4
Honors Contract Courses* 1-12

Other Requirements 6-13
MA 115 Precalculus [QUAR] or equivalent 4
Capstone Experience** 2-4
World Language Requirement*** 4

*Students must obtain a “B” (3.00) or better to receive the “H” designation for honors contract courses.

**See Honors advisor for details.

***Students must complete a language at the 202 level. Students who place out of the 202 level are required to complete one language course above the 202 level at NMU to receive this designation.