Requirements For Entrance

Honors courses are not open to all students. Students in the Honors Program are eligible to enroll in these courses. In order to be eligible to join the Honors Program, you must have taken or be eligible to take English 100 and you must meet at least one of the following:

  1. You are an entering freshman with a cumulative high school GPA of 3.5 or above.
  2. You are an entering freshman with an SAT score of 1760 or above (ACT score of 27 or above).
  3. You are a continuing student at Fullerton College with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 in at least 9 academic units.

Returning Students (out of high school for 5 years or more) and Veterans who would like to join the Honors Program are accepted on probation with no GPA minimum. Students must be eligible for English 100 to be accepted. All students in the Honors Program are expected to maintain a 3.25 GPA to continue in the program and need to have a 3.4 GPA and 15 units of honors coursework to be Honors Certified.