Honors Program Qualifications

Interested students may apply to the Honors Program before the start of each fall or spring semester. In order to apply, a student must meet one of the following criteria:

  • For students with fewer than 12 college credits
    • A GPA of 3.5 (90) or higher from an accredited high school
    • An SAT score of 1170 or higher (or comparable ACT score)
    • Top 10 percent standing in graduating class at an accredited high school
  • For students with 12 or more college credits a cumulative college GPA of 3.5 or higher is required

Honors students must maintain a 3.25 GPA at MVCC to graduate with the Honors distinction.