Students who participate in the Carthage Honors Program should complete between four and six Honors courses. These courses meet College-wide requirements. The commitment to the Honors Program is similar to committing to a minor. Students must take all of the courses listed in the Honors Curriculum section.

Honors Program Requirements

  • Complete one Honors freshman seminar
  • Complete one Honors sophomore seminar
  • Complete one Global Heritage course
  • Complete one Carthage Symposium course
  • Earn grades of “B” or better in each course
  • Achieve a minimum 3.5 GPA

Honors students who successfully complete the above requirements will be recognized as Carthage Honors Scholars, a designation that will appear on their transcripts and diplomas.

See the Honors Curriculum