To find out more about Highland's Honors Program, contact the interim program director, Jim Phillips, at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 815.599.3469.
HCC Physics' Honors Program student Ryan Small launches his PVC liquid nitrogen cannon with Instructor Alan O'Keefe.
The Honors Program at Highland Community College is designed to provide eligible students with enhanced educational experiences in select courses chosen in cooperation with College faculty. Participating students will benefit from advanced study and specialized research related to general education courses and/or areas of concentration or specialization.
Highland's Honors program is unique in that it is available to transfer students as well as those in occupational programs. Typically, honors programs are reserved for students pursuing baccalaureate degrees.
At Highland, we recognize the importance of providing enhanced educational opportunities to all qualified students.
To be admitted to the Honors Program, students must be pursuing a degree or certificate and meet one of the following criteria:
* Students must maintain a 3.5/4.0 grade point average to remain eligible for the Honors Program.