Honors Program

HON 20101 Honors Seminar

Each semester this course will focus on different selected topics from a wide range of campus disciplines. These topics could be interdisciplinary, and the class may be team-taught. The student will be expected to participate in critical discussion and present information in an appropriate manner for the selected topic. The course topic will change every semester. Prerequisites: Acceptance into the Rio Grande Honors Program.

Offered Fall, Spring for 1 Semester hours.

HON 40101 Senior Honors Seminar I

This course includes an extensive and comprehensive research project for an Honors student’s baccalaureate degree. The student will be expected to acquire a significant body of new knowledge and develop expertise in his/her chosen field of study. This expertise will culminate in a senior project. The course is to be completed in the senior year of the student’s program of study. Students cannot graduate with the Honors designation without passing this course. Prerequisites: Acceptance into the Rio Grande Honors Program.

Offered Fall for 1 Semester hours.

HON 40201 Senior Honors Seminar II

This course is an opportunity to share the senior Honors project with the University of Rio Grande community. The course is to be completed in the senior year of the student’s program of study. Students cannot graduate with the Honors designation without passing this course. Prerequisites: Acceptance into the Rio Grande Honors Program.

Offered Spring for 1 Semester hours.