Application Process and Requirements
Once you complete the application, as well as attach a copy of your unofficial transcripts and personal statement, please return your packet to Dr. Patty Robinson in SECO Hall 308. Your application will be forwarded to the Honors Counselor for review. Once accepted, you will receive notification from Dr. Robinson. If you are not accepted, she will ask that you meet directly with her to discuss your individual situation and determine how to enhance your ability to join the program.
Students must complete a formal application process and meet the following eligibility requirements to join COC Honors:
- Completed a minimum of 12 UC/CSU transferable college units with a 3.25 GPA or higher
If coming from High School or having fewer than 12 UC/CSU college units, must have a 3.5 or higher GPA
- Be eligible to take English 101 or have completed English 101 or English 101H (or the equivalent college course) with a grade of “A” or “B”.
- Complete a personal statement indicating what the student hopes to gain from the Honors Program as well as what they believe they can contribute to it.