Latin Honors are awarded, by College, to undergraduate students in the top ten percent (10%) of each graduating class based on the calculated grade point average of their final 60 units completed at Towson University.
Summa Cum Laude - top 2%
Magna Cum Laude - next 3%
Cum Laude - next 5%
Latin Honors for the August graduating class will be based on the calculated grade point average cutoffs set by the preceding May class.
The final 60 units, excluding transfer credits, will include the entire term in which the total of 60 units were attained. At least 45 of these 60 units must have calculable grades. A GPA below 3.50 will not be considered. Must have 60 units earned at TU.
Students records are also reviewed based on their total record at Towson University. Latin Honors will be awarded if the cumulative GPA equals or exceeds the cut-offs by college.
Students with majors in two or more colleges earn the highest Latin Honors for which they are eligible.
Graduate students are not eligible for Latin Honors.
Honors are evaluated after the ceremony and will appear on the transcript and diploma when awarded.
|College of Business and Economics||Summa Cum Laude||3.901|
|College of Business and Economics||Magna Cum Laude||3.798|
|College of Business and Economics||Cum Laude||3.632|
|College of Education||Summa Cum Laude||4.000|
|College of Education||Magna Cum Laude||3.980|
|College of Education||Cum Laude||3.963|
|College of Fine Arts & Communication||Summa Cum Laude||3.936|
|College of Fine Arts & Communication||Magna Cum Laude||3.904|
|College of Fine Arts & Communication||Cum Laude||3.834|
|College of Health Professions||Summa Cum Laude||3.978|
|College of Health Professions||Magna Cum Laude||3.908|
|College of Health Professions||Cum Laude||3.817|
|College of Liberal Arts||Summa Cum Laude||3.957|
|College of Liberal Arts||Magna Cum Laude||3.914|
|College of Liberal Arts||Cum Laude||3.839|
|Fisher College of Science & Mathematics||Summa Cum Laude||3.971|
|Fisher College of Science & Mathematics||Magna Cum Laude||3.925|
|Fisher College of Science & Mathematics||Cum Laude||3.854|