Graduation Requirements

Honors students who have applied and completed the requirements of one of the Seneff Honors College programs will be offered three levels of graduation distinction:

  1. The term Seneff Honors College Scholar will be reserved for those students who successfully complete the curricular and co-curricular requirements of one of the program tracks, who earn no less than a “C” in each honors class*, who graduate with a cumulative overall degree GPA of at least 3.5, and who complete three approved co-curricular activities each term of enrollment (fall and spring).
  2. The term Valencia Honors Scholar will be reserved for those students who successfully complete at least 18 hours of honors coursework, who earn no less than a “C” in each honors class*, who maintain a cumulative overall degree GPA of at least 3.33, and who complete three approved co-curricular activities each term of enrollment (fall and spring).
  3. Students who successfully complete at least 12 hours of honors coursework within a maximum of 80 total credit hours, who earn no less than a “C” in each honors class*, and who maintain a cumulative overall degree GPA of at least 3.25 will earn an Honors Certificate.
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Rules related to repeats and grade forgiveness for honors courses are provided in the “Repeated Courses/Grade Forgiveness” entry in the Academic Policies section of this catalog.