• Honors Program Eligibility Requirements

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    In order to be a member of the Honors Program, students must:

    • Submit an application to the Honors campus coordinator or the Honors Program office. 
    • Be eligible for college-level courses ENG 101 English Composition 1 and MAT 090 Algebra Fundamentals or above. If college-level English and mathematics were completed at another college or university, an official transcript must be submitted with the application to the program. 
    • Be enrolled in an associate degree program, either full- or part-time. Students in certificate programs are not eligible. 
    • Meet the entrance requirements for their particular status at the time of application.
    • Be 18 years or older to be accepted into the Honors Program.

    Current, Returning, and Transfer Students

    • Meet eligibility criteria above
    • have at least 6 credits of college-level courses
    • a minimum institutional GPA of 3.5
      Note: A candidate whose institutional GPA falls between a 3.25 and a 3.5 may make special application to the Honors Program with a recommendation from a CCAC faculty member and a personal interview with the Honors Campus Coordinator.

    New CCAC and Dual-Enrollment Students

    • meet eligibility criteria above
    • have a high school GPA of 3.5 or greater and/or a minimum SAT score of 1180 or a minimum ACT score of 26 (or comparable score on revised test)
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    "Participation in the Honors Program at CCAC will heighten your educational endeavors and provide you with many lifelong skills and friends. Joining the honors program has been the best educational decision I have made thus far. I am truly thankful for the opportunity to expound my educational experience in such an enriching way." -- Belinda McQuaide, 2010 CCAC Graduate

    Download and submit a CCAC Honors Program application.