Fran Coulter Honors Program at ASUMH

Application: Current Student, 1st Semester

Program Overview
Student Eligibility
Course Descriptions
Graduation and Maintenance Requirements
Application: Current Student, 1st Semester
Student Course Contract
Faculty Course Contract
Faculty Selection and Course Proposal
Sample Honors Forum Syllabus
Sample Honors Forum Schedule

                  Fran Coulter Honors Program

                                                           Arkansas State University--Mountain Home


Confirmation of Intent Form (please print or type)

First Semester Arkansas State University--Mountain Home students









ACT/Compass Scores:


Hours completed at ASUMH:

Recommended by (Faculty Member, Counselor, or Academic Officer)


Signature (required):


1.   Students must intend to enroll full-time (12 hour minimum) at ASUMH and be pursuing an Associate’s Degree.

2.   Students must have a cumulative 3.5 GPA in college-level work or an ACT of 25 or better or a high school GPA of 3.5 or better. Returning students (over age 25) need strong letters of recommendation to indicate their academic prowess.

3.   Students must attach a print out of their college transcript to this confirmation form.

4.   Students must attach a handwritten essay of 300-500 words on the topic: “Why I want to be part of the Fran Coulter Honors Program.”

5.   Students must attach three letters of recommendation that focus on the student’s potential as an honors program participant.

6.   Students must receive a grade of “B” or better in all honors courses – one semester probation allowed-- and must maintain an overall 3.25 GPA to remain in the program – one semester probation allowed. 

7.   To graduate with Honors recognition from the Fran Coulter Honors Program, a student must have completed at least 15 hours of Honors courses, including the two honors forums (HON 1203 and HON 2203).

8.   Decisions regarding confirmations and exceptions will be reviewed by the Honors Committee.

9.   Confirmations of Intent must be received no later than four weeks prior to the first day of classes of the fall or spring semester.

10. Return completed application and attachments to 

            Attn: Fran Coulter Honors Program

                 Dr. Christy Preis or Dr. Rebecca Baird

                        Arkansas State University Mountain Home

1600 South College Street

 Mountain Home, AR 72653


If accepted into the program, I agree to abide by these Rules and Regulations.



Signature:                                                                                                   Date                                                  Rev: 10/08/08

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