A student may apply for admission to the departmental honors program
through a potential thesis advisor. Requirements for Departmental
Honors include a major GPA of 3.25 and at least 2 semesters of 300-level research for a minimum of 6 cr. The student must write a research proposal
for their project and a thesis at the conclusion of their research.
This work must be presented in a symposium at the end of the project.
Students must meet regularly to discuss their research progress
either in BioS 387 and BioS 388 or with their advisor and research
group to facilitate progress in the research project.