There are two ways to participate in the Honors Program:

  1. Full Honors Program–Students in all A.A. A.F.A. and A.S. programs may elect to complete the full Honors Program to receive an Honors Designation on their degree.
  2. Honors courses only
    • Any student who has completed 12 college credits with a minimum 3.2 GPA automatically earns permission to enroll in courses.
    • Any student may take Honors courses with permission from the program coordinator while they complete the requirements of their degree.

Students applying for full program must:

  • Apply to Montco
  • Complete the online Honors Application.
  • Complete required College Placement Tests in English, Math and Reading. All test results must be at the college level.
  • Those who have taken and passed college-level AP courses or have SAT scores of 500 or higher may waive the English and Reading placement tests.
  • Math placement test is required for all students. See placement testing information.
  • Provide two letters of recommendation from faculty, counselors, administrators or mentors.
  • Provide all SAT, AP or IB scores to the college.

Students applying for individual courses must:

  • Apply to Montco
  • Complete the online Honors Application.
  • Submit college transcript showing completion of 12+ college level credits completed with 3.2 GPA or higher OR high school transcript with 3.5 GPA.
  • Provide two letters of recommendation from faculty, counselors, administrators or mentors.

Once your application and supporting documents have been received, you will be contacted by the Honors Program Coordinator to set up an appointment for a personal interview.