Honors Program Computer Science

Honors in Computer Science

An honors program is available to Computer Science majors. Successful completion of the program will result in graduation with Honors in Computer Science. To be eligible for admission to the program, a student must complete Computer Science 2125 and must have a faculty member willing to serve as thesis advisor. The student must also maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.25 or better and a grade point average of 3.5 or better in Computer Science courses. In order to remain in the program, a student must maintain these averages.

In order to complete the program a student must do the following:

  1. fulfill all graduation requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Computer Science;
  2. maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.25 or better and a grade point average of 3.5 or better in computer science courses;
  3. earn six credits in Computer Science 3099;
  4. produce a written honors thesis and conduct an oral defense before a committee consisting of the faculty thesis advisor, at least one other faculty member selected by the department chairman, and a representative of the Honors Program.