The Commonwealth Honors Program at Cape Cod Community College offers a unique opportunity for students and faculty to enrich their academic journey. With specialized courses, 奖学金, 深思熟虑, 和支持, the Honors Program is dedicated to nurturing the academic success of its students. It provides a platform for highly motivated individuals to pursue independent research, collaborate with faculty and peers, and develop critical thinking skills, all while preparing for advancement to the Commonwealth Honors 项目.
Taking Honors courses is an academic adventure that challenges and rewards you in numerous ways. Here's why it's worth your while:
Engage in In-Depth Exploration: Dive into topics of personal interest through Honors courses and contracts, allowing you to conduct in-depth research and receive credit for your work.
Small Class Environment: Enjoy smaller class sizes that foster meaningful discussions and closer interactions with faculty mentors, setting the stage for future letters of recommendation.
Recognized Academic Achievement: Successful Honors work is noted on your transcript, showcasing your capability and making you a strong candidate for transfer colleges.
Become Part of an Intellectual Community: Join a community of scholars who share similar goals, approach learning passionately, and benefit from each other's strengths.
Scholarly Opportunities: Honors students are eligible for 奖学金 through Cape Cod Community College's Educational Foundation and can participate in regional and national Honors conferences.
Flexibility in Participation: Take one or more Honors-level courses, whether you aspire to become a Commonwealth Honors Scholar or seek academic challenges for personal growth.
转移途径: Commonwealth Honors Scholars may gain acceptance into Honors Colleges at University of Massachusetts campuses and state colleges, with more details available on the state's Commonwealth Honors Program website.
Eligibility for the Honors Program is determined based on the following criteria:
Current and 转移 Students:
Students Returning After an Interruption in Schooling:
Make the most of your Honors experience through these additional opportunities:
荣誉中心: Located on the top floor of 蒂尔登艺术中心, the Honors Center is a hub for Honors scholars to study and interact with fellow students. It is open Monday to Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm and by appointment.
荣誉的俱乐部: Join the Honors Club to connect with like-minded peers. Meetings take place on Tuesdays at 5:30 pm in the Lorusso building (Tech 101) and via Zoom.
For any inquiries about the Commonwealth Honors Program, contact our Honors Program Coordinator:
Kate Martin, Honors Program Coordinator
地点: MM Wilkens 207 (Professor Martin) or Frank Wilkens 204 (Cindy Pavlos, Honors program assistant)