Honors Program

The Honors Program in the College of Engineering provides opportunities for challenging and individual study to undergraduate students of unusually high ability, motivation and initiative. Students with a minimum high school GPA of 3.5 and a minimum ACT composite of 25 are encouraged to apply. Current University of Toledo students and transfer students may apply for admission to the Honors Program if they have completed at least 15, but not more than 60, graded semester hours with a minimum UT GPA of at least 3.5, and have been interviewed by an honors advisor. All admissions to the Honors Program are granted on a space-available basis.

To receive the College Honors citation upon graduation from an engineering bachelor’s degree program, the following criteria must be met:

  1. A minimum GPA of 3.3 for all college coursework;
  2. A minimum of 27 semester hours in honors courses;
  3. Completion of HON 1010, HON 2010 and HON 3010;
  4. A minimum of 10 semester hours of honors courses offered by the College of Engineering;
  5. An honors thesis or honors project.