Honors Program

A student earns an LAS Honors designation on her/his graduation transcript by fulfilling the following 4 requirements:

  1. Complete all requirements to earn a Major in LAS.
  2. During senior year, complete a 4- to 6-semester hour independent research project and paper (e.g., Dean's Scholar, Undergraduate Summer Scholar projects) under the mentorship of an LAS faculty member; earn an A- or above for this research project registered under LAS 480 (departmental honors research course number).
  3. Present the research at the Miami University Undergraduate Research Forum, or a comparable outlet for research presentations.
  4. Graduate with a 3.5 or higher GPA in the LAS major.

If you can interested in finding out more about or in pursuing LAS Honors, please contact an LAS faculty member.