Honors Program Mission Statement

The HCC Honors Committee recognizes that academically talented and curious students flourish in a challenging environment.

Therefore, the mission of the HCC Honors Program is to:

  • Nurture and challenge academically talented and curious students
  • Create an intellectual environment that stimulates high-level critical and creative thinking
  • Provide engaging experiences for students to deepen and enrich their scholarly knowledge, social networks, and professional opportunities

The Honors Committee is also committed to mentor and lift students up to reach their highest academic standards through:

  • completion of the Honors Program,
  • completion of their programs of study,
  • and completion of their academic and career goals beyond HCC, including transfer to other honors programs.