Honors Research Distinction
Requirements to graduate with Honors Research Distinction Include:
- Maintain a cumulative 3.4 GPA and a 3.5 GPA within their major coursework.
- Complete an honors contract with their faculty research advisor to ensure that all parties have an agreed upon understanding of the proposed plan to complete a research thesis for a given graduation deadline.
- Conduct, write, and defend a research thesis under the direction of a faculty advisor.
- Complete an individualized study plan (e.g. Honors Program of Study) that includes 6 credits of ENR 4999H.
Apply or Declare Honors:
*Students who did not start at OSU in Honors can enroll after completion of one semester (15 credit hours) in ENR if: 1) they have a 3.4 GPA and 2) have obtained a commitment form a faculty research advisor.
Honors Timelines can be found here.
Your Honors Study Plan:
|Honors Study Program Cover Sheet
|Environment, Economy, Development, and Sustainability
|Environmental Policy and Decision Making
|Forestry, Fisheries, and Wildlife
|Natural Resource Management