School of Applied Studies

Honors

In the School of Applied Studies, students are eligible to receive School honors upon graduation if they fulfill the following minimum requirements:

Baccalaureate Degree Honors

  1. A grade point average of 3.5 in the correlate courses, including a 3.5 in upper division work in the major.
  2. Successful completion of a research project or an equivalent deemed suitable by the department.
  3. The recommendation of the department. Individual departments may specify additional requirements.

Associate Degree Honors

  1. A minimum grade point average of 3.5 in the major and correlate courses, with a minimum of 30-hours of degree courses completed at Washburn University.
  2. Grade point averages are calculated on all required major and required correlated courses applied to the Associate degree.
  3. The recommendation of the department. Individual departments may specify additional requirements.

Certificate of Completion Honors

  1. A minimum grade point average of 3.75 in the major.
  2. The recommendation of the department. Individual departments may specify additional requirements.
  3. All course work must be completed at Washburn.
  4. Students must take all courses for a letter grade.

Dean's Honor Roll

Students who have achieved a semester grade point average of 3.4 or better are honored by having their names placed upon the Dean's Honor Roll. They are so notified by the Dean of the School of Applied Studies. Completion of a minimum of 12-semester hours taken for a letter grade is required.

For more information, contact the School of Applied Studies at (785) 670-1282.