Welcome to the website of The Honors College at LSC-Tomball. The Honors College has a lot to offer, including smaller class sizes, close interaction with faculty, and specialized coursework. Our students make the program outstanding. Please take the time to look around the website and familiarize yourself with the opportunities The Honors College has to offer. If you have any questions, feel free to contact the Director of Honors.

Dr. Steven Prewitt
TomballHonors@lonestar.edu
(832)559-4214 or (281)357-3759
Office: S257

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Why Honors?

The Honors College offers select students a unique academic and co-curricular experience. Among the many benefits are -

-Small, interactive classes

-Dedicated Honors faculty

-Internship opportunities

-Honors designation on your transcript

-Opportunity to earn Honors graduation distinctions

-Scholarships available

-Opportunities to participate in local and regional conferences


TheChancellor'sHonors College Fellows

A limited number of incoming freshmen will be admitted asChancellor'sHonors College Fellows. Benefits in addition to those above include-

-Scholarship for up to 15 credit hours per semester of in-district tuition and fees

-Book allowance up to $600 per semester

-Stipend $600 per semester

-Upon successful completion of the two-year program of study, an Honors Associate Degree (AA or AS)


Honors Courses and Honors Contracts

All students wishing to earn Honors credit must enroll in an Honors course or sign an Honors Contract. Students who are members of the Honors College are encouraged to take Honors Courses or complete Honors Contracts each semester. To graduate with Honors, a minimum of 9 hours of Honors credit must be completed. Contact the office for details. Honors Courses and Honors Contracts are only scheduled during the fall and spring semesters. Students are encouraged to take electives, participate in study-abroad or internships during the summer terms. Pleaseclick on thelinks on the left side of the screen for additional information and to submit a contract.


Admission Criteria

To qualify for admission to The Honors College, astudent musthave at least one of the following - a high school GPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale, or a college GPA of at least 3.25 and at least nine credit hours. Standardized test scores may also be considered. For additional information, contact the Honors College office or the Honors Director.


LSC-Tomball Faculty

Faculty...have you been thinking about offering Honors credit in the courses you teach? Do you have a great idea for a new course that you are teaching that might be perfect for Honors students? The Honors College is always looking for enthusiastic instructors to teach our courses or offer Honors Contracts.