Degree Requirements

Most Honors students take an introductory course (SE 1017) and one additional Honors course during their first semester. The SE 1017 experience is designed to foster community and collaboration among students. The additional Honors course is designed to expose you to the awesome options available in the various academic departments.

Honors Program Requirements:

  • 15 hours of freshman/sophomore level Honors courses
    • must be chosen from at least three disciplines
    • generally taken one or two courses per semester for the first four semesters
    • students pick which courses best fit their interests, majors, and credit needs
  • 9 hours of upper-level Honors courses chosen from any combination of the following
    • 3000- or 4000-level HONR courses
    • 3000- or 4000-level H courses in the major
    • H-option of courses in the major
    • Up to 3 hours of university study abroad
  • Good Standing
    • Maintain at least 3.0 cumulative GPA
    • Take at least one honors course per academic year
  • Thesis or Scholarly Project
    • Students take HONR 3007 (1-hour) the semester they complete the thesis project

To remain in good standing and retain the benefits of Southeastern Louisiana University's Honors Program, Honors Students must meet minimum GPA requirements, complete sufficient honors course work each year to show progress toward the Honors diploma, and meet deadlines for submission of required forms as announced through the Honors Program office. 


Course Information

The Honors Program offers a variety of courses that allow our students to experience growth and self-discovery.


Honors Class Schedules

Fall 2024 Honors Class Schedule

Spring 2024 Honors Class Schedule

Fall 2023 Honors Class Schedule

Spring 2023 Honors Class Schedule

Fall 2022 Honors Class Schedule

Spring 2022 Honors Class Schedule

Fall 2021 Honors Class Schedule 


Senior Thesis

A detailed overview of the Senior Thesis requirements can be found here.