Admissions Requirements and Criteria

Minimum requirement for acceptance into the program is a composite score of 26 on the ACT, a composite score of 1180 on the SAT, or a 26 composite score on the ACT Residual, which is offered at TROY.

To be officially inducted into the University Honors Program, a student must...

  • Complete HON 1101 during the Fall semester of the freshman year
  • Earn a cumulative GPA of 3.25 at the end of the Fall semester.

To graduate with Honors-as a University Honors Scholar, a student must...

  • Take four 3-hour Colloquium courses-HON 1101, HON 2200, HON 3300, HON 4400
  • Maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.25
  • Take 6 hours of one foreign language
  • Take seven Honors versions of General Studies courses over four different disciplines

Students are encouraged to attend the Honors orientation, which is held during the Summer Semester IMPACT orientation session.

A student may not be officially inducted into the University Honors Program until the end of his or her freshman year - provided the student meets minimum requirements.

Criteria

  1. Students are selected for the University Honors Program based on their composite score on the ACT examination. The student must have a minimum score of 26 on the exam.
  2. Students should attend the Honors orientation, which is held during the Summer Semester IMPACT orientation session.
  3. A student may not be officially inducted into the University Honors Program until the end of his or her freshman year - provided the student meets minimum requirements listed above.
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