Dear Honors College students,


Below you will find information on how to coordinate your capstone project with your major requirements. We have made every effort to keep this information accurate and up to date. However, you should always discuss your course choices and schedule with your major advisor to verify that you are on track to complete all of your major requirements on schedule.


Major name:



DUGS Name & Contact Information:

Professor Steven Hurder

Director of Undergraduate Studies


Major Advisor Name & Contact Information:

Florencio Diaz

Director of Advising & Outreach


Students working on their Honors Capstone project can enroll in the following course(s):

Course number

Course Name 

Number of Hours

Required for major

Elective in major

Required to earn Departmental Honors

When to enroll

MATH 496

Independent Study





Both semesters of capstone

* Does not count toward 6 credit 400-level elective requirement


Requirements for Departmental/College/Major honors:

For consideration, the student must have a minimum of a 3.50/4.00 GPA in upper-division courses in the department. The department may award High and Highest Distinction in recognition of outstanding academic achievement.