Southern Polytechnic State University

Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2012-2013

Honors

To graduate with honors, a student must have earned a minimum of 40 hours (in residence) for the associate degree and a minimum of 60 hours (in residence) for the bachelor's degree. The following GPA's apply to honors:

Honor

Minimum Scholastic GPA

Summa Cum Laude

3.90

Magna Cum Laude

3.70

Cum Laude

3.50

Graduating with honors should not be confused with participating in the honors program (participation in classes designated as honors classes).