What is the Honors Program?
The Honors Program is designed for students who are interested in joining a community of scholars and who are interested in improving their academic record in preparation for university transfer.
What are the benefits to joining the Honors Program?
How do I join the Honors Program?
Students who meet the following requirements are encouraged to apply to the program:
Students who meet these requirements may complete the Honors Program Application Form. Applicants will also need to obtain two letters of recommendation. One must be from a former instructor and the second may be from an instructor or an advisor/ counselor familiar with your academic work.
What are the requirements to graduate from the Honors Program?
To graduate from the Honors Program and to receive the Honors Scholars distinction the following requirements must be met:
Obtain information about completing your Service Learning Requirements at: http://www.efc.dcccd.edu/ServiceLearning/
PHI THETA KAPPA
The Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honors Society is an international honors society of two-year colleges and academic programs. Its main purpose is to recognize and encourage scholarship, leadership, and service among motivated students. Membership is by invitation only.
We encourage all eligible members of the Honors Program to join PTK, as both organizations work together to provide unique opportunities to high-achieving students!
For more information about PTK:
www.ptk.org (International Organization) or
www.eastfieldcollege.edu/SSI/studentlife/PTK/index.asp (Local Chapter)
Great Plains Honors Council www.greatplainshonors.com
National Collegiate Honors Council www.nchchonors.org