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How Do I Graduate With Honors?

Students completing degree or certificate requirements with a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.5 or higher will graduate with honors. Your cumulative GPA includes transfer work from previous institutions and all coursework completed at EFSC. Students who graduate with honors will be given a white tassel to wear on their cap when they sign in prior to the commencement ceremony.

PTK, Citizen Scholars and other Honor Society Members

Students who are members of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society or other honor societies or special recognition graduates may wear all their regalia at the ceremony.You must purchase or obtain supplies directly from the organization. Contact the club or program sponsor for information.

What is an Honors Program Graduate?

The Eastern Florida State College Honors Program offers students an opportunity to participate in an academic experience that will challenge them beyond the rigors of traditional classes. You'll find more information on the honors program in their web section, including how to be an Honors Program graduate.