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Honors in Environmental Studies

Honors courses may be offered as special sections of regular courses, Honors Tutorials, or contract courses.


Twelve semester hours of Honors work to include the following:

  1. 9 s.h. of Honors work in required courses
  2. HSS 490 (Senior Thesis or Project)


  1. A grade of at least B in all course work used to satisfy the Honors requirement in Environmental Studies
  2. Declared Environmental Studies Major
  3. Minimum overall 3.30 GPA at graduation


The designation “Completed Disciplinary Honors in Environmental Studies” and the title of the Senior Honors Project will be printed on the student’s official transcript.

Honors Advisor

See Honors Faculty liaison Susan Buck for further information and guidance about Honors in Environmental Studies.