SCMNS Honors Program
The Honors Program within the School of Computer, Mathematical and Natural Sciences (SCMNS) provides an extra level of challenge and enrichment for those students who are academically distinguished. Honors courses challenge the students to perform at the highest level of which they are capable and to enhance their critical thinking skills and their ability to learn and think independently. Additional Honors Program components assist in developing the students potential for leadership in their future vocations. !Honors students are advised by the Honors Coordinator beginning their freshmen year. Strong personal relationships are formed in order to ensure the development of individualized expectations and goals. In addition to the specific SCMNS Honors courses, their studies are tailored to meet their personal interests and professional goals, and enhance their overall college experience.
Honors Program Features:
✦ Honors courses specifically for SCMNS Honorsstudents
✦ Honors academic advising
✦ Community service opportunities
✦ Senior Honors thesis
✦ Social events
✦ Professional workshops
✦ Assistance in identifying internship opportunities
✦ Access to special opportunities within the Pre-Professional Programs office
✦ Support for competitive applications to postgraduate programs, professional
schools, fellowships, and scholarships
Lisa D. Brown, Ph.D.
Associate Chair/Associate Professor, Biology
SCMNS Honors Program Coordinator