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Are you looking for a way to:

  • Get Involved in RESEARCH 
  • Earn CREDIT for your RESEARCH
  • Earn HONORS DISTINCTION

Join the School of Technology's Departmental Honors Program:

  • Created to suit your academic needs 
  • Allows you to pursue independent research

What are the advantages?

  • Gain EXPERIENCE in conducting independent research 
  • DIRECT APPLICATION of coursework looks good to potential graduate schools and employers 
  • Build expertise in your area of research

What are the requirements?

  • GPA of 3.50 or higher 
  • Complete at least 12 semester hours with some combination of the following courses:
    • AET4555 - Honors Research 
    • AET4644 - Honors Thesis 
    • AET4444 - Honors Independent Study Approved Graduate Course 

For additional information, contact:

Dr. Rigoberto Chinchilla 
Applied Engineering and Technology HONORS Coordinator        
Email: rchinchilla@eiu.edu           
Phone: 217-581-8534