Honors Program

A male student uses a microscope to examine different samples If you have an exemplary academic record during your first year, you may be invited to enroll in a sophomore year Biology Honors Seminar on the research process. During your junior and/or senior years, you then conduct research under the guidance of a faculty mentor. Prior to graduation, you write a thesis and provide an oral presentation on your findings, which, if approved by an examining committee, earns you a bachelor’s degree "with Honors."