Admission Requirements

  • Apply for admission into a transfer major.
  • Complete the Honors @ Bucks Application.
  • For recent high school graduates:  a 3.25 high school GPA (unweighted), minimum placement test scores of Math/7, Read/3, Writing/6; two letters of recommendation (one guidance counselor, one teacher); and a completed Honors@Bucks application, including personal statement.
  • For adult students (those five or more years past high school graduation):  minimum placement test scores of Math/7, Read/3, Writing/6; two professional letters of recommendation; and a completed Honors@Bucks application, including personal statement.
  • For current students:  minimum placement test scores of Math/7 (or completion of MATH101 or 103), Read/3, Writing/6 (or completion of COMP110); 8 college-level credits earned within one semester with a cumulative GPA of 3.25; two college-faculty letters of recommendation; and a completed Honors@Bucks application, including personal statement.
  • For transfer students: minimum test scores of (or waivers equivalent to) Math/7, Writing/6, and Read/3; 8 or more credits in college-level courses with 3.25 cumulative GPA verified by official transcript(s) from previously attended institution(s); one professional or academic letter of recommendation; and a completed Honors@Bucks application, including personal statement.

For more information

For more information, please contact Dr. Stephen doCarmo, program coordinator, at (215) 968-8267, or contact the Admissions Office at honors@bucks.edu or (215) 968-8119.