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2017-2018 EIU Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 EIU Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

School of Technology

Applied Engineering and Technology Honors Program

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Applied Engineering and Technology majors with a cumulative and a major GPA of 3.50 or above, on a 4.00 scale, will be eligible for the Applied Engineering and Technology Departmental Honors Program. Twelve semester hours in Applied Engineering and Technology Honors courses will replace nine semester hours of program requirements, and three hours of general electives. Two to three hours of Honors Thesis will be required.

Departmental Honors Requirements

In addition to completion of all BS degree requirements in Applied Engineering and Technology, the student must complete at least 12 hours in the following courses:

  • Elective Courses (5000 through 5499). Credits: 3
    (See footnote 3)


1 Up to four hours of Honors Independent Study may be counted toward the 15 hours of required course work in a technical concentration.

2 Honors Research credits may be counted toward the nine hours of required Applied Engineering and Technology electives.

3 May be counted toward technical concentration or required electives in Applied Engineering and Technology with the approval of Departmental Honors Coordinator and the Graduate School.

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