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Honors Program in Jewish Studies

For JS majors only. The Honors Program in Jewish Studies affords superior students a more intensive concentration within their major field. To be admitted, students must have:

  1. 3.0 cumulative grade point average
  2. 3.25 grade point average in Jewish Studies
  3. Completion of the junior year

Requirements for graduation with Honors in Jewish Studies are:

  1. 6 credit hours in Honors sections (JS 4980–4981), including completion of thesis—these credit hours may count as elective credit toward the major. Honors thesis to be completed by mid-spring of the senior year.
  2. Successful completion of an honors oral examination on the topic of the thesis.