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Undergraduate Honors Program

Engineering students with strong academic records may apply to join the University of Kansas Honors Program. This program offers academically motivated students a supportive environment including small more interactive honors classes and tutorials in many areas of study. Learn more about honors. Honors classes require special permission, which can be obtained from an honors advisor.

The departments of Aerospace Engineering, Chemical & Petroleum Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and the Engineering Physics Program offer departmental honors programs. These programs allow students the opportunity to take honors courses and/or complete a research project. Students must maintain a certain grade point average to be part of these programs and ultimately graduate with departmental honors.


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