Your Guide to Honors Recognitions
Students who earn 12 or more credit hours in Honors and maintain a 3.3 GPA are recognized with a Certificate of Excellence from the Honors College at Perimeter and are eligible for transition to the Honors College at the Georgia State University Atlanta campus, should they choose to transfer there.
Students who wish to be recognized as an Honors Scholar must complete 12 hours of Honors credit at the 1000 and 2000 level while maintaining a 3.3 overall GPA.
Honor Research Scholar
Students who wish to be recognized as an Honors Research Scholar would complete all of the requirements for the Honors Scholar recognition and need to complete one of the following three research activities:
- Present at the Georgia State Undergraduate Research Conference (GSURC).
- Submit a manuscript to DISCOVERY, the Honors College Research Journal.
- Present at a professional or student-oriented research conference.
*Participation in a study abroad experience can count for 3 hours toward the 12-hour honors requirement, unless it is an honors abroad experience.