Scholars Program courses are enriched versions of regular courses, designed to help talented and highly motivated students achieve their maximum potential. A total of 60-64 semester hours of course work is required to complete the Scholars Program. The courses are transferable, meeting the first two years of general education requirements at colleges and universities. The course work emphasizes analytic and critical thinking skills and language development in an intellectually demanding atmosphere.

Scholars classes are characterized by:
   • Smaller class size
   • Seminar format
   • Greater interaction among students and with the professor
   • More in-depth treatment of course contentan emphasis on analysis, synthesis, critical thinking, application and discussion

Course Offerings
Scholars Program students must register in a total of 15-16 hours each semester. Register in any two Scholars courses, plus the one-hour Scholars Seminar course on Wednesday afternoons.

Dr. Michael Flaherty | Program Director
(708) 456-0300, Ext. 3250 |