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Honors College Program

The Honors College provides a four-year course of study with provocative new courses designed for honors students. During the first two years, students experience three honors seminars in a variety of topics from the sciences, humanities, and social sciences. For more information, visit

Mission and Goals

The mission of the Honors College is to support academic achievement, encourage engagement in campus life and in larger communities, and create a community in which students feel at home.

The goals of the Honors College are to:
  • enroll substantialnumbers of students who are ready to take advantage of the resources of a major research institution;
  • facilitate, through effective orientation programming and small classes,a successful transition into university life;
  • establish an advising program thatsupports students in completing requirements, maintaining scholarships, and progressing steadily to graduation;
  • develop programming that helps build friendships and encourage identification with the Honors College and Rutgers University-Camden as a whole;
  • encourage students to explore opportunities to broaden and deepen their academic experience, includingindividual research, internship, learning abroad, and interdisciplinary study;
  • offer incentives for students to participate in extracurricular life and to contribute to the general welfare of society; and
  • graduate, each year, a substantial cohort of students ready to succeed in graduate school and inprofessional life.

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