Honors Programs

Phi Beta Kappa

The College of Arts & Sciences is home to the Epsilon chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the nation’s most prestigious honor society. Membership is by invitation, not application.

Bachelor’s with Honors

Students interested in graduating with Honors in their major must apply to the program and be accepted; complete specified coursework and research; and write and present an Honors Thesis. See specific requirements for each program in the Undergraduate Catalog (search for Honors in “Major/Minor Search” field).

A Bachelor’s degree with honors is available in the following disciplines:

  • Asian Studies
  • Biology
  • Biology Biomedical and Premedical Track
  • Chemistry
  • Geosciences
  • History
  • International Relations
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Psychology
  • Religious Studies