Curriculum

Our Curriculum consists of an academic core of 6 courses; and completion of 4 co-curricular Cornerstones. A variety of Honors course sections or projects are available each semester.

Enrolled students can view available courses via Webadvisor, by typing “honors” in the keyword. field when searching for sections/ courses.

For the current list of honors projects, check with Honors / Program Advisors.

QUESTION
Cornerstone

(1)
co-curricular: program expertise/research

HONORS
Core

(6)

2 MAJOR COURSES: Select 2 available honors courses / projects from your major over the course of your curriculum.

ACT
Cornerstone

(1)
co-curricular: professional development

CONTRIBUTE
Cornerstone

(1)
co-curricular: community engagement

4 HALLMARKS COURSES

Select 4 available honors courses or projects from the University Hallmarks over the course of your curriculum.

ADAPT
Cornerstone

(1)
co-curricular: global awareness


Honors Cornerstones reflect the core values of our program. Students must complete all four Cornerstones over the course of the degree program. Examples …


QUESTION

Conference Presentation
College Project
Major Project
Fulbright Application
Independent Research
Independent Study
Graduate Course

ACT

Professional Development
Internship
Toastmasters
LEAD
Athletic/Pre-Prof. Club Officer
Prof. Org Membership
Preceptorships

CONTRIBUTE

Philadelphia Community
Honors Community
Honors Student Association Chair
Campus Community
SGA/ Class Officer, Chair
Organization Committee Chair

ADAPT

Study Abroad
Short Course
Study Away
BB Summer Readings
Global Brigades
Hostelling
Cross-cultural Org Partnership


Connecting involvements to Cornerstones help students articulate intentionality and require reflection related to how these undertakings complement personal growth, responsible 21st c citizenship and undergird development of professional identity.

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