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Honors School

Honors School

About the School

Students in the Honors School are part of a community of leaders and thinkers, where discussion and dialogue naturally occur within the classroom but also continue through extracurricular activities and off-campus events. These unique learning experiences highlight the many benefits of Honors School study.

Through the hard work and dedication of its community members, the school continues its mission to help students deepen their level of knowledge and global awareness. Students that complete the program are noted as graduates of the Honors School on their transcripts and diplomas, enhancing opportunities for graduate study and career placement

Pooja Shah ‘19

Honors School
Biology with a Concentration in Molecular Cell Physiology

I joined the Honors School to challenge myself and make myself more competitive academically. I also joined because I wanted to be part of this wonderful community, especially while transitioning from high school to college, and the Honors School made me feel extremely welcomed.

Honors School – Quick Facts

Honors classes are smaller than regular classes, allowing for enhanced teacher/student rapport.

Fifty percent of honors students go on to complete advanced degrees.

Additional scholarship opportunities are available during junior and senior years.

Seventeen annual cultural events are subsidized by the Honors School.

Students completing the program are noted as graduates of the Honors School on their transcripts and diplomas, enhancing opportunities for graduate study at leading universities and solid career placement.

Why join the Honors School?

Rachel Belmont ‘19

Honors School
Health Studies

The Honors School helped me push myself throughout my undergraduate career to achieve my potential, especially by completing my own year-long thesis project.

Contact Information

Dr. Nancy J. Mezey

Dean of the Honors School

Library 208

732-263-5308

nmezey@monmouth.edu

Ms. Reenie Menditto

Director of Student Standards, Advising & Services

Library 208

732-263-5332

imenditt@monmouth.edu

Ms. Kate Sosnowski

Assistant to the Dean

Library 208

732-263-5308

ksosnows@monmouth.edu

Honors Thesis Advisors

Dr. Corey Dzenko

Dept. of Art and Design

Rechnitz Hall 312

732-923-4512

icdzenko@monmouth.edu

Assistant Dean Janeth Merkle

Leon Hess Business School

Bey Hall 214

732-571-3483

jmerkle@monmouth.edu

Associate Dean Gilda Agacer

Leon Hess Business School

Bey Hall 213

732-263-5549

gagacer@monmouth.edu

Dr. Walter Greason

School of Education

McAllan Hall 127

732-263-3437

wgreason@monmouth.edu

Dean Janet Mahoney

School of Nursing and Health Studies

McAllan Hall 333

732-263-5271

jmahoney@monmouth.edu

Assistant Dean John Tiedemann

School of Science

Edison Science E-282D

732-263-5545

jtiedema@monmouth.edu

Dr. Kevin Dooley

Dept. of Political Science and Sociology

Bey Hall 244

732-571-4471

kdooley@monmouth.edu

Dr. Sanjana Ragudaran

School of Social Work

McAllan Hall 13

732-923-4596

sragudar@monmouth.edu