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Honors Program

Ahmed Abokor Brandon Cornute Cynthia Engmann Dominick Kocak Mikayla Olds Tieda Ven

Columbus State's Honors Program gives high-ability students in Arts & Sciences, or Career & Technical programs the opportunity to join a community of like-minded individuals who desire the benefits of rigorous curriculum and heightened student and faculty interaction.

Apply to the Honors Program - Scholarships Available

Honors Program Application

The application period for the 2016/17 academic year is now open. Admission to the program is competitive and based on a student’s academic credentials (GPA, ACT and/or class rank) and essay.

Students who complete the Honors Program application and are admitted into the program will automatically be considered for an Honors Program scholarship (up to $2,000 per academic year, renewable for two years). No additional scholarship application is required.

Columbus State Honors Students benefit from:

  • An Honors cohort of students who take Honors-level classes as a group
  • Faculty mentorship, providing one-on-one interaction with your assigned faculty mentor
  • Co-curricular lectures and activities
  • Specialized research/project opportunities
  • Field trip and travel opportunities
  • Community projects and connections
  • Scholarship opportunities
  • Honors designation on transcript and special recognition at graduation
  • Enhanced transfer opportunities to four-year colleges/universities

Honors course offerings include, but are not limited to:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Economics
  • English
  • History
  • Mathematics
  • Philosophy
  • Psychology
  • Spanish