Honors Program

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May 2019 Honors Study Abroad Information Sessions in Crocket C-110:

April 10, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
April 11, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
April 17, 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
April 18, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
April 25, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
April 26, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Join Professor Erin Kelley for an exciting study abroad program in England, Ireland, and to earn credit for Honors English 1301, 1302, or 2321 (British Literature) during Maymester 2019! Literature comes alive when you study abroad!
If you enroll in the Honors Study Abroad Program by April 30, 2018, there is a $250 discount off the cost of the program! (Tuition for the cost of the course will be due to the DCCCD during the usual registration period for Maymester 2019). Details about what's included, the destinations, and how to enroll may be found here: www.efcst.com/2063544SV If you have any questions, please contact Honors Coordinator Kathleen Stephens at 972-238-6938.

The Richland College Honors Program provides highly qualified students with an enriched and challenging academic community where they develop the capabilities necessary to excel in their educational and career goals.

Is the Honors Program for me?

Do you enjoy small, discussion-oriented classes with great teachers? Do you like thinking, discussing, reading and writing, and are you excited about developing those skills?

Do you want more personal involvement in your classes, from choosing texts and study topics to leading class discussions?

Are you intellectually curious?

If you answered "yes" to the questions above, then the Richland College Honors Program could be the program for you. In the Honors Program, you will be able to complete enriching and rewarding core curriculum courses and co-curricular learning experiences specifically designed for students who desire to transfer to four-year institutions.

What specifically can I expect as a student in the Honors Program?

  • an opportunity to build community with a diverse group of highly motivated and capable college students earning their Associate’s or Applied Associate’s of Science degrees
  • graduation from Richland as an Honors scholar
  • participation in local community activities and cultural events through both extracurricular and co-curricular opportunities
  • scholarship opportunities for Honors Program students
  • preparation to excel in competitive public or private four-year colleges and universities
  • smaller classes with enhanced interaction with your faculty members
  • enriched learning opportunities

Join the Richland College Honors Program. Applications are taken year round for this exceptional academic community.