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Dr. Charlotte Pressler 863-784-7247
Director, Honors Program

SFSC Honors Program

What we offer:

College Honors Courses:

A variety of Honors courses to provide the exact learning challenge you want:
  • Academically rigorous college classes, including general education requirements, electives, and major prerequisites
  • A participatory teaching style that fosters your critical thinking abilities and independence
  • Restricted enrollment (maximum 15 students per section)
  • Interdisciplinary seminars with a variety of topics
  • Opportunities for independent research
  • Opportunities to present your research at state and regional Honors conferences
  • Leadership training course

Greater Access and Privileges:

  • College transfer workshops and assistance
  • Service-learning opportunities in the community
  • Honors-sponsored visits to regional cultural events and university campuses
  • Access to The Study (Honors Student Study Lounge)

Scholarship Money:

  • Edward K. Roberts Honors Program Book Scholarship for all Honors students in good standing. $500 annually toward book purchases.
  • Certain scholarships at Florida universities are open only to transfer students with an AA-Honors Program degree.

In-State Transfers:

With an Honors designation on your transcript. colleges and universities will know you have completed SFSC's Honors Program requirements when you apply for transfer. We facilitate students' direct transfers into an Honors program in their major at a Florida four-year university, or a college-wide Honors program for the bachelor's degree at a Florida four-year university.

SFSC Honors Program students have attended:

  • Florida Institute of Technology (Melbourne)
  • Florida Southern College
  • George Washington University (Washington, DC)
  • John Jay College of Criminal Justice (New York)
  • University of Central Florida (Orlando)
  • University of Florida
  • University of South Florida (Tampa)
  • University of Tampa