Honors Program: Traditional Pathway

The program is a substitute for the Minnesota Transfer Curriculum. The student, in consultation with the Honors Director and Honors Review Board, designs a custom Liberal Education Program.

Required Courses
HONR 140Introduction to Honors3
HONR 487Honors Seminar3
Honors Core
Students take one course from each of the following four categories for a total of twelve (12) credits. Courses chosen must be from more than one discipline. 12
Ethical Issues in Professional Life
History of Philosophy: Ethics
History of Philosophy: Social & Political Philosophy
Gender and Identity
Women in Art
American Womens History
Sexuality and Gender in Literature
Womens Literature
The Philosophy of Sex and Gender
Sociology of Sexualities
Global Consciousness
World in War & Crisis: 1895-1949
World in War and Crisis: 1949-Today
Modern Latin America
Atlantic World to 1830
World War Two
Origins of Islamic Civilization
Greek Mythology & Literature
Contemporary World Literature
World Political Geography
Any course SPAN 300 level or above
Human Diversity
African-American History:1500 to the Present
African American Literature
Native American Literature
Cross-Cultural Psychology
Racial & Ethnic Relations
Self-Designed Liberal Education Program
ANY XXXIndividual's Approved Honors Program26
Total Credits44
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