Eastern Michigan University

Honors College

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lindsay.micusDepartmental Honors

Once students have declared their major, they may pursue departmental honors, leading to distinction in the major or minor. Departmental honors requires 12 credits of honors coursework in the major or minor including the senior thesis/project. Individual department Honors requirements should be reviewed with the Departmental Honors Advisor.

Program Requirements

  • 3.3 cumulative GPA
  • 12 Honors credits in program
  • Undergraduate and Senior Thesis workshops offered by the Honors College
  • Approved Senior Thesis Proposal
  • Senior thesis tied to academic credit

Be sure to meet with your Departmental Honors advisor for up to date information or other Departmental Honors requirements. If you do not know who your Departmental Honors advisor is, please go to the listing of Colleges to find out.