Honors and Awards

Departmental Honors

Students who complete at least 12 hours of independent work, for example: an internship, Tutorial, an Independent Study, or a Bachelor's Essay and have a minimum GPA of 3.5 in the major and do "exceptionally fine work" are eligible to be considered for Departmental Honors at graduation.

Outstanding Student Award

Recognition is based on grade point average in the major and overall grades earned at the College of Charleston as well as extra-curricular activities that distinguish the award recipient.