Honors Program

Students with exceptional academic backgrounds will be considered (by invitation only) for the Honors Program prior to matriculation at Kettering University. The Honors Program provides additional learning opportunities and enhanced learning experiences beyond the normal Kettering curriculum. Students who graduate as an Honors Program student in good standing will have this designation placed on their official transcripts and diplomas. For additional information, please contact the Admissions office.

Program Requirements

  • Complete a minimum of 161 credit hours
  • Maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.5 (students may have a 3.0 at the end of their first year after matriculation but must maintain a 3.5 GPA thereafter).
  • Earn a minimum of 15 credits per term
  • Complete an enhanced learning experience for two courses each term

Research Placements

Students have the option to pursue an Undergraduate Research Assistant position with a faculty member. If they find a faculty member they wish to work with and the faculty member agrees, the students may work for up to eight hours a week (for one academic year maximum) during an academic term and be paid through the Office of the Provost.