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Honors Program
The Transfer AA Honors Program is designed to promote excellence in learning and celebrate exceptional student achievement. Students admitted to the Honors Program have the opportunity to take intellectually enriching honors courses with other outstanding students, work closely with a faculty mentor, and complete an independent capstone project relevant to their area of interest.

Program admission requirements

Students must meet the following requirements for admission to the program:
  • At least 12 college-level credits with a cumulative GPA of 3.50 or higher
  • Completion of ENGL& 101 with a grade B+ or higher
  • Eligibility for enrollment in MATH 093 or higher
One or more of the admission requirements above may be waived if a Clark faculty member submits a formal recommendation of admission on behalf of the student. An online application form is available at

Transfer AA Honors Certificate

To earn the Honors Academic Concentration, students must satisfy the following requirements:
  • Completion of 20 credits of Honors-designated courses
  • Completion of a 3-credit Honors capstone course
  • 3.50 cumulative GPA
  • Concurrent completion of Transfer AA, AST, or AFA degree requirements

Honors Certificate (AC)
To earn the Transfer AA Honors Academic Concentration, students must complete the following courses and concurrently satisfy the degree requirements for an Associate in Arts degree, Associate in Science degree, or Associate in Fine Arts degree.
20 credits selected from Honors-designated courses.
20 cr.
HONS 290
1-6 cr.
*Students must complete at least 3-credits
Total Required Credits: 23
Program Outcomes
Program outcomes are overarching skills that are emphasized and reinforced throughout several courses in a specific program; they are measurable statements that define what students should know or be able to do by the end of a certificate or degree at Clark College. After successful completion of this program, students will be able to:
  • Integrate knowledge and skills from multiple academic disciplines to produce original academic or artistic works.