Research may be performed within the context of earning Honors through the Honors College or through the College of Sciences, or both.
Honors College: Highest Honors. Students admitted to the Honors College can opt to earn Highest Honors, which requires that they perform research and submit a thesis. »» more information
College of Sciences Honors: Students from any of the College of Sciences departments who have a GPA of 3.0 or above (overall and in their major) have the opportunity to earn College Honors. Students applying for College Honors are expected to enroll in the appropriate honors research course during their final two semesters. The completed research paper must be approved by the supervising faculty sponsor and another college faculty member. Contact your faculty advisor for additional information.
COS Honors: Department Contacts
Dr. Hugh Maynard
Dr. Sandy Norman
Physics & Astronomy