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Northwest Missouri State University


Honors Program

Welcome to the Honors Program

The Honors Program at Northwest Missouri State University is specifically targeted for high-ability, motivated students. In your first trimester as an honors student, you might typically enroll in two or three honors classes. These classes are sections of existing courses that are specifically enhanced for honors students. With the chance to take more small classes, you'll have ample opportunities to express yourself and interact closely with professors and classmates in an intellectually enriching environment.

Honors sections will typically involve the following:

Before graduation, a dinner is held for Honors students and their families. The Honors student transcript and diploma indicates a graduation with honors. Students completing the Honors Program receive a medallion to be worn during graduation.