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Undergraduate Honors Program

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The Department of Family, Youth and Community Sciences is part of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, and the honors requirements are those of the college as well as our department:

  • Cum Laude (Honors) - Need a minimum of a 3.5 upper division GPA upon graduation (so including your final semester’s grades). There are no additional requirements to graduate Cum Laude, and it will happen automatically if you have the appropriate GPA upon graduation.
  • Magna Cum Laude (High Honors) - Need a minimum of 3.75 upper division GPA as well as successful completion of an honors thesis based on research and meeting all requirements associated with submission of the thesis.
  • Summa Cum Laude (Highest Honors) - Need a minimum of 3.85 upper division GPA as well as successful completion of an honors thesis based on research and meeting all requirements associated with submission of the thesis.

For more information Contact:
FYCS Honors Coordinator:
Dr. Kate Fogarty 
3014 McCarty Hall D
(352) 273-3527

Recently Published Honors thesis:

Emotional Ability Among College Students: An Exploration of Gender differences

Sajeeda Khan-Woehle, Victor W. Harris, PhD, Larry F. Forthun, PhD