Program Elements

Honors at a Glance

The Michigan Engineering Honors Program focuses on four areas of development:

  • Academic Excellence
  • Intellectual Breadth
  • Leadership Development
  • Culminating Project

Program Elements

Academic Excellence

  • Maintain a 3.6 or higher cumulative GPA while pursuing a College of Engineering major

Intellectual Breadth

  • Complete nine credits of advanced electives in an identified focus area and select a minor in one of over 100 top-ranked U-M programs

Leadership Development

  • Participate in Honors seminar each year and engage in leadership development, community building, and discussion related to your focus area

Culminating Project

  • Build on foundational work from your Honors focus area by designing and completing a high-impact capstone project or thesis

Honors Degree

Students who complete the College of¬†Engineering Honors Program will graduate “With Honors”. This notation will appear on your University of Michigan transcript and on your diploma.