The Honors Institute at Collin College offers qualified students (those students with a 3.5 GPA or higher) an enhanced academic experience during their time on our campus, solid preparation for transfer to four-year and/or graduate programs, and several benefits in recognition of their academic achievements.
Benefits of taking Honors courses include:
Find out more about being an Honors student on our FAQs Page.
In addition, Collin College's Honors Institute is part of a national network of honors programs. Many students taking Collin College honors courses also decide to become part of the Honors Institute Student Organization (HISO is based out of the Spring Creek Campus, but welcomes all honors students).
Collin College is a member of NCHC (the National Collegiate Honors Council)
Our Spring Creek, Central Park, and Preston Ridge Campuses all offer Honors Institute offices where you can meet with the Campus Director, request scantrons, use the computer lab, and take advantage of our free printing. Please feel free to contact your campus director (info to your right) if you have any questions.
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