MMC Honors

Our students are artists, writers, future doctors and lawyers, dancers, activists, gamers, and leaders. What do they all have in common? Ambition, drive, and intelligence. 

At MMC, we have multiple honors programs and organizations to suit the many ways our students achieve. From honor societies to Honors Day, we offer several ways to challenge and recognize our most exceptional students.

Marymount Manhattan College's Honors Day Colloquium on Tuesday, March 10, 2020.
The CHP curriculum includes more advanced General Education courses, as well as smaller classes and more academically and creatively demanding coursework.
Honors Day 2018
The Academic Honors Committee and the Alpha Chi Honor Society host an annual celebration, recognizing the achievements of our talented faculty and students.
Honors Day 2014 and The Commoner Lecture
Honors in the Major provides students with exciting opportunities to explore their major discipline in depth, beyond their capstone work, by completing a substantial research or creative project. 
Many of our students receive merit- or need-based scholarships. We offer endowed funds, service awards, scholarships for transfers, and grants for future entrepreneurs, among many others. Look into external opportunities as well! You have options. 
Katie Sives '13 in India
Marymount Manhattan College students with a GPA of 3.3 or higher are invited to apply for Boren and Fulbright awards. These grants fund up to one year of study abroad in foreign countries. You must be a U.S. citizen to apply.
The Jennette K. Watson 2012 Winners Reception
The Jeannette K. Watson Fellowship is a three-year program that provides summer internships, mentoring, and enriched educational opportunities.

President Kerry Walk and Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty pose with MM... Dean’s List

Every semester, the Dean commends students who attained a 3.5 GPA or higher during the previous term.


Twila Ligget, Ph.D., presents honors cords to a student during the Kappa Delta Pi Honor Society i... Honor Societies

MMC hosts chapters for a number of national honor and professional societies, all of which award students for their hard work and provide service and networking opportunities.

Alpha Chi: High achieving Juniors and Seniors

Alpha Delta Sigma: Advertising

Chi Omega Lambda: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Lambda Pi Eta: Communication Arts

Omicron Delta Kappa: Leadership

Pi Sigma Alpha: Political Science

Psi Chi: Psychology

Sigma Beta Delta: Business and Accounting

Sigma Tau Delta: English

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