Honors

Honors in Earth and Environmental Sciences

An honors program is available to EES majors. Successful completion of the program will result in graduation with Honors in Earth and Environmental Sciences. To be eligible for admission to the program, a student must maintain a minimum of a 3.5 cumulative grade average and a 3.5 grade point average in EES courses. To remain in the program, a student must maintain a 3.25 in both overall and EES course averages. Before graduation a student must have completed at least six hours of EES 4098, including an oral defense of the honors thesis before a committee of the faculty.