Go Above and Beyond: Get Recognition for Outstanding Academics
Quarterly Honor Roll
In order to make the Honor Roll, a student must meet the quarterly criteria of completing 10 or more credits in decimal-graded (e.g., 3.5, 3.7, 4.0), college level courses numbered 100 or above, with a grade point average (GPA) of 3.5 or higher. S/U grades do not count toward this award.
Phi Theta Kappa
Students who have the required number of associate degree credits and a 3.5 cumulative college-level grade point average (GPA) are eligible to join Phi Theta Kappa, the national honor society. Membership costs $70. Current members may purchase special commencement regalia from the Phi Theta Kappa website.
If you have earned a grade point average (GPA) of 3.8 in college-level courses (numbered 100 or above) through winter quarter at Edmonds Community College. You are eligible to graduate with honors and wear an honor cord at graduation.
Earn Achievements Noted on Your College Transcript
If you have earned a grade point average (GPA) of 3.8 in all college-level courses (numbered 100 or above), upon graduation the achievement will be noted on your college transcript.
Take Honors seminars and classes, work closely with a faculty mentor in guided research opportunities, and receive Honors Recognition upon graduation. Earn a 3.2 grade point average (GPA) in Honors classes and the achievement will be noted on your college transcript.