The Honors Curriculum Program at Alcorn State University is designed to enhance the various curricular offerings of the university through enriching academic experiences for participants.

Honors Curriculum building

The program aims to bring together both students and teachers with exceptional intellectual commitment and ability in an atmosphere which stimulates scholarship, leadership, and creativity. The program is designed in a manner which allows participation by students from any discipline offered as a major at the university.

Contact Us

Reverend Dr. C. Edward Rhodes II

Director, Honors Curriculum Program
[email protected]
(601) 877-6138

Mrs. Mamie Hayes

Staff Assistant/Secretary
[email protected]
(601) 877-6139

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Student Spotlight

2020-2021 White House HBCU
Competitive Scholar
Ms. Emmanuella Kyllians

Clubs & Organizations

Alcorn State Chapter of Golden Key International Honour Society! Golden Key International Honour Society is the world’s premier collegiate honor society, with nearly two million members and over 300 chapters at colleges and universities around the world.

Contact Ms. Sonia Eley for more info regarding Golden Key:

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Honors Curriculum Program Members

  • Can graduate as an Honors Curriculum Scholar with appropriate recognition during the spring commencement.
  • Receive special consideration for scholarships, internships, and research opportunities.
  • Receive special cultural and travel opportunities and study abroad opportunities.
  • Can apply for membership in Honor Societies and Honor Student Organization (HSO).
  • Have special access to Honors Work Center which houses computer hardware and software, copy machine, typewriters, printers, reference tools, and textbooks.
  • Take advantage of exceptional academic advising and counseling.
  • Work closely with outstanding faculty.