The Honors Program at Riverland Community College offers enhanced learning opportunities and activities to students who demonstrate academic excellence and a high level of interest and initiative. The Honors Program consists of 12 honors credits plus a three credit Honors Leadership Development course.
Riverland Honor Students Benefit From:
Small Class Sizes (Limited to 24)
Increased opportunities for intellectual challenges and growth
Opportunity to work with other highly motivated students.
Designation of Honors after each Honors section on college transcript indicates academic rigor to potential employers, transfer institutions, and/or scholarship committees.
Regalia at graduation from Riverland (pending)
Partnership transfer programs with state universities (pending)
Attendance at Gustavus Adolphus' Nobel Conference during the fall semester
Honor Courses Available
Fall Semester 2018
HUMA1000 Honors Leadership Development (Goals 2, 6)
SPCH1110 Honors Fundamentals of Speech (Goals 1, 9)
ENGL1102 Honors Composition I: Writing about Literature (Goal 1, 2)