Honors Program

​​​​ Honors Program

Honors Program at  San Jose City College

The Honors Program offers:

  • A challenging curriculum designed specifically for the Honor student
  • The option of working with a distinguished Faculty member in developing a challenging Honors Contract for a transferable level course
  • Designated Honors status on their academic transcript


To​​ qualify for the Honors Program, you must meet the following requirements:

Continuing Students:

Meet all of these requirements:
  • Cumulative college GPA of 3.25 or higher
  • Completed 12 college units
  • Eligible for or have successfully completed English 001A​

New Students: 

Meet at least one of these requirements:

    • High School GPA of 3.25 or higher
    • Cumulative GED score of 3400 or higher

Plus at least one of these requirements:

    • High School AP Classes with AP Test scores of 3 or higher
    • ACT score of 22 or higher
    • SAT score of 1500 or higher
    • Eligible for English 001A

​Contact Us

Ilder Betancourt Lopez

Dean, Humanities & Social Sciences
(408) 288-3785

 Application & Contract

 Online Application

Planning Contract

SJCC Supporting Page
San Jose City College