Admissions to Honors
First Time in College
Please provide proof of one of the following:
Minimum SAT score of 1170 (Combined Critical Reading and Mathematics)
Minimum ACT score of 25
Minimum 3.5 weighted or unweighted high school GPA
Graduation in the top 10% of high school class
Current, Dual Enrolled, Returning and Transfer Students
- Minimum 3.25 cumulative college GPA
- A minimum of 12 and a maximum of 36 hours of earned college credit with the ability to complete 6 honors courses.
- Provide name and contact information of your faculty sponsor
Please make sure to apply to TCC before submitting your Honors application.
To apply to the Honors Program, follow the link below, and attach your supporting documentation. Note the name of your faculty sponsor in the "additional comments" box.
Supporting documentation also includes an honors application essay:
Honors Application Essay (300 words)
The Honors Program at TCC is an enriching collegiate community of students and faculty working together in the mutual pursuit of excellence. Relate your achievements and moments of excellence in academics, service, vocation, and any other areas deemed worthy of note that demonstrate you to be a strong candidate. Explain how the Honors Program will be of benefit to you, and how you plan to contribute to the Honors Program and its members in kind.
For additional information, please contact Professor Fleischmann firstname.lastname@example.org.
Click here to fill out a Honors Application