Admission into the Honors Program is selective and attempts to build a community that has the characteristics of a selective admission college or university within the larger population of Shawnee State.
The following sections explain how to gain admission into the program:
Incoming freshmen students who have applied for or have accepted admission at SSU may be offered admission in the Honors Program under the following criteria:
For consideration, submit materials by March 1, 2018.
Transfer students may qualify for admission into the Honors Program with a minimum GPA of 3.3 at another institution of higher education.
Transfer students who have taken relevant Honors courses at other institutions may request that up to 9 hours of appropriate classes be applied to the Honors Program at the discretion of the Program Director. At least 9 hours of Honors coursework must be completed at Shawnee State.
Any Shawnee State student with a minimum GPA of 3.3 may be admitted into the Honors Program.
Please feel welcome to contact Dr. Mich Yonah Nyawalo, Honors Director, for admission into the program at (740) 351-3480.