Aug 16, 2022  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog

Interdisciplinary Honors Minor

The Interdisciplinary Honors Minor encourages students to enrich their undergraduate experience by taking a range of courses that encourage interdisciplinary approaches to critical thinking, scholarly inquiry, and engaged citizenship.  This program offers flexible options for students who enter the NKU Honors College with credit for prior learning in General Education, and it allows students to create a minor in honors that corresponds to their personal and professional interests and goals.  The Interdisciplinary Honors Minor emphasizes creative approaches to problem-solving, intellectual risk-taking, global citizenship, and social responsibility.

First Year Experience in Honors (1-6 hours)

All students in the Interdisciplinary Honors Minor elect a First Year Experience in Honors course or courses with the guidance of their honors adviser.  Select one of the three choices below.

Capstone Experience in Honors

Students must complete a minimum of three Capstone credit hours over at least two semesters to fulfill this requirement.

All students in the Interdisciplinary Honors Minor complete HNR 490 (0 credits) .

Other required courses from which students choose to fulfill the Capstone Experience in Honors include:

Departmentally approved options

HNR 492 (1-3 credits)  

HNR 491 (0-3 credits)  

HNR 497 (1-3 credits)  

Students should consult the Capstone Handbook to identify which courses to select for their project.