Montana Tech's Honors Program

Honors Program

Be part of the first cohort of Montana Tech’s relaunched Honors Program! Students who take advantage of this exclusive opportunity (only 16 students will be accepted this year) will develop valuable skills for the classroom and workplace, gain valuable leadership and service opportunities, cultivate relationships with campus and community leaders, and be part of a close-knit living and learning community.

Academically motivated students will engage in challenging and rewarding educational and leadership opportunities including:

  • Project-based and Socratic-style seminars designed to develop key skills like critical thinking, global fluency, professionalism, and communication
  • Hands-on research in the first year with faculty and other professional and peer mentors
  • Service activities in Butte and surrounding communities
  • Scholarship support and priority registration
  • Non-academic art, science, culture, and community activities that will foster relationships with campus leaders through other non-academic activities
  • Live in a dedicated wing in the brand new Student Success Center

 

Program Requirements

Incoming freshman, transfer students, and current Montana Tech students are all welcome to apply to the Honors Program!*

  • High school seniors must have a 3.5 GPA and show strong performance on ACT or SAT requirements
  • Transfer students must have completed a minimum of 15 college credits at another college or university with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher
  • Current Montana Tech students must have completed a minimum of 15 college credits at another college or university with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher
  • During the program, students must maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 3.25

*Students are only admitted to the program at Fall Term

 

How to Apply

  • Students must apply by December 15th, 2018
  • Students must submit a resume detailing co-curricular activities and achievements
  • Students must prepare a 400-word essay about a time they overcame a struggle

 

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