Honors Program in Biotechnology
The Honors Program in Biotechnology is designated as a distinction bestowed on those outstanding undergraduate Biotechnology majors who have demonstrated distinct competence in overall biotechnology course work and who have completed an independent research project of substantial merit. This program offers motivated students the opportunity to develop research and communication skills in preparation for a graduate or professional career.
Requirements for the Honors Program in Biotechnology
• A written thesis describing the student's original research
• Grade point average in science courses of at least 3.5
• Successful completion of BI 205, Research Techniques and
• Enrollment in a minimum of one semester of independent study credit
(BI 402 Independent Study) totaling at least 4 credits