The Mission of the Honors Program in the College of Education and Health Professions is to:

  • Establish and maintain an honors community of learning that is intellectually challenging, personally and culturally enriching, and fosters learning and discovery through independent and collaborative inquiry.
  • Allow students to be creative, inquisitive and think outside the box.
  • Support student research and analysis of ideas.
  • Support student academic ventures through mentoring, travel, and supplies when presenting work at undergraduate research symposia.
  • Challenge students to connect the classroom with the larger world by expanding social and cultural experiences and promoting leadership.
  • Prepare students for admission to and success within graduate and professional schools in the United States and abroad.