Honors

Honors Program

Students majoring in Philosophy or Religious Studies may pursue honors in their major. To graduate with honors in Philosophy or Religious Studies, a student must maintain a GPA of 3.4 or above in the major, and must complete at least 9 hours of work in departmental honors courses, including at least 3 credits at the 3000- or 4000-level and PHL 4510 or REL 4510, Senior Honors Thesis (the capstone course for students pursuing departmental honors). Honors course sections are designated with section numbers in the 400’s (e.g., PHL 1000-410; REL 1010-411).

For additional details regarding honors in Philosophy or Religious Studies, please contact the Department of Philosophy and Religion Honors Director, Dr. Randall Reed (reedrw@appstate.edu).