Departmental Honors

Departmental Honors are much more than a way to build your resume. It forces you to challenge yourself particularly with regard to conducting research.

Students earning a B.S. in engineering physics may graduate with Departmental Honors by fulfilling the following requirements:

  • By the end of the candidate's final semester, achieve a minimum GPA of 3.5 in major courses taken in residence and elsewhere
  • Complete at least 1 credit hour of undergraduate research as represented by achievement of a grade of B or better in EPHX 501 or  EPHX 503.

To learn more about earning Departmental Honors, please contact Professor Matt Richard.

One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
5th nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets: Colleges," Military Times
KU Today