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Charter Oak State College Official Catalog

Academic Honors


The Academic Council has established the following undergraduate honors categories:

Baccalaureate Student Honors

  • Charter Oak State College Honors for baccalaureate students who have taken a minimum of 30 graded credits in Charter Oak courses and have earned a 3.5 or higher for those credits.
  • Honors in General Scholarship to those baccalaureate students who have earned a minimum of 60 graded credits and have attained a GPA of 3.5 or higher. Students who are eligible for both will be awarded Honors in General Scholarship.

Associate Degree Student Honors

  • Honors in General Scholarship is awarded to associate degree students earning a GPA of 3.5 or higher with a minimum of 30 graded credits.

Note: "P" grades and credits are not a part of the GPA calculation, nor part of the calculation for honors.


Academic Honors are not available for graduate students.