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For Prospective Students

Reasons to consider the honors program

  • Opportunity to conduct in-depth research in a mass media or emerging media topic of your own choosing
  • Small group, intensive study with like-minded Communication Studies peers
  • Individual mentoring from leading research faculty
  • High-level writing and research experience
  • Excellent preparation for graduate school

Eligibility criteria for the honors program

  • At least a 3.4 overall grade point average
  • At least a 3.5 Communiction Studies grade point average
  • Completion of the 300-level Communication Studies ULWR requirement
  • Completion of the LSA Quantitative Reasoning (QR) requirement
  • Serious interest in a scholarly research area
  • Ability to work independently

What to do if you are interested

Interested students who meet the above requirements should submit an Honors application to the program honors advisor between March 1- March 15 of a student's junior year.

For additional information, schedule a General Advising appointment.