The Value of Participating in an Honors Program

Did you apply for an honors program? Are you trying to decide if it is worth participating? Read more to learn about the benefits of joining an honors program.

Samford’s New Program for High Achievers

Some universities, like Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama, are not very selective. However, every university likes to attract top-notch students to fill its classrooms. Samford has implemented a new program for high achieving students, whereby it is offering more rigorous courses for students who are eligible for them upon admission. The idea is to boost the curriculum up a notch for these students who need a challenge.

City University of New York Beefs Up Honors College

The other day the New York Times featured an article on the resurgence of the City University of New York (CUNY), with special focus on its honors college, which has relocated to a beautiful brownstone in the heart of Manhattan. Here’s an excerpt: With the new base, leaders of the Honors College see a turning […]