Academic Catalog

Gold Track, Honors

EKU Campus

Program Requirements

For students entering EKU Honors in a semester other than their first semester in college

Core Courses
HON 100Engaging in Honors1
Honors Electives
Choose from two of the following: 16
Honors Exploration:___________
Honors Seminar in the Mathematics Sciences:____
Honors Seminar in the Arts:___
Honors Seminar in the Humanities:___
Honors Seminar in History:___
Honors Seminar in the Social and Behavioral Sciences:___
Honors Seminar in the Natural Sciences:___
Honors Seminar in Diversity of Perspectives and Experiences:___
Honors Experiences
Choose from one of the following: 20-6
A. Take two additional 300-level honors seminars from list above
B. Take one additional 300-level honor seminar plus one Honors Enhancement from list below
C. Two Honors Enhancements from list below
Honors Thesis
HON 420Thesis Project and Seminar6
Total Hours13-19

Any of these course numbers except HON 104 Honors Exploration:___________ and HON 317 Honors Seminar in the Natural Sciences:___may be taken twice, provided course content differs


All Honors Enhancement credit must be approved in advance and documented in the student’s Honors Portfolio. Honors Enhancements might include:

  • A study abroad or significant study-away experience
  • A significant internship or co-op
  • A significant, faculty-mentored undergraduate research experience