Requirements

  • Junior standing
  • Completion of 9 hours pre-professional education courses
  • 3.5 GPA in Education courses
  • 3.0 GPA overall
  • Faculty recommendation

About the Honors Program

In order to participate in the Honors Program and graduate with honors designation, you must enroll and complete the following two Education Honors Courses: EDH 491 and EDH 492.

As a result of participating in the Honors program, you will have an opportunity to teach in the CCLC summer enrichment program.

Required Honors Courses

EDH 491 | Honors: Education Research | 2 hours
This course is designed to enhance students’ research and inquiry skills and professional orientation within a community of learners. Research project under supervision of faculty sponsor, Dr. Cora Causey. Prerequisites: Admission to Department of Curriculum and Instruction Honors Program

EDH 492 | Honors: Education Service Project | 2 hours (to be taken with internship)
This course is designed to engage students in a school or community-based service project that will enrich students’ educational experiences and enhance the lives of the children or other constituents for whom the service is provided. Service project under supervision of faculty sponsor, Dr. Cora Causey. Prerequisites: Admission to Department of Curriculum and Instruction Honors Program.

Honors Program Advisor

For additional information, contact Cora Causey (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 205-975-6495).