Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Benefits of the Honors College

WHY HONORS?

We would like you to take a look at the Honors College at Texas A&M University-Kingsville. The benefits of an Honors College education are:

  • Small classes of 12-15 scholars in the Honors only sections
  • Opportunity for more in-depth study in regular TAMUK courses through Honors contracts
  • Close interaction with faculty which develops professional relationships and references
  • Research experience leading to an Honors College senior thesis
  • Priority registration
  • Assistance/mentoring with applications for internships and graduate schools
  • Honors housing opportunities
  • Honors Living Learning Community
  • Advisory opportunities through the Honors College Student Council
  • Honors College study abroad opportunities
  • Sense of community
  • Leadership training
  • Community service opportunities
  • National and regional conference participation
  • Honors courses designated on your TAMUK transcript
  • Upon completion of the Honors College requirements, your transcript will note that achievement
  • Honors College recognition at Academic Achievement Ceremony and at graduation

Please contact the Honors College if you wish more information.  We will be happy to talk with you about Honors opportunities.

            Tel:  361-594-4410

            Email:  honors@tamuk.edu

To apply, please go to www.tamuk.edu/honors, click on Apply Now.  Then fill out the Freshman or Current/Transfer Application.  Once we receive all the materials, the application will be reviewed.

This page was last updated on: September 17, 2014