Honors Program

honors classroomThe Northampton Honors Program is a great option for students who want to be challenged and plan to transfer to a four-year institution. Honors students are also eligible to apply for a special scholarship to Dickinson College to complete their Bachelor's degree.

The program may be completed in conjunction with any major. More information about the NCC Honors Program is available here.

Requirements for Acceptance

Students enrolling from high school:

  • Meet the placement requirements for English I
  • A minimum grade point average of 3.5 on a 4-point scale or rank in the top 20% of their class.

College students:

  • A minimum 3.5 grade point average after twelve credits of college work.

Students not meeting the criteria:

  • Present a letter of recommendation from a faculty member, counselor or another person knowledgeable about your academic record for consideration

© Northampton Community College 3835 Green Pond Rd Bethlehem, PA 18020 610-861-5300