Honors Program Admission Requirements

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The Molloy College Honors Program uses a holistic admissions process. Upon submission of your application for entry as a freshman, we weigh all the elements of your application, including G.P.A., ACT, SAT and of course Service. The most important component of the process is your essay and personal interview which we will invite you to submit. For more information on the Honors application and essay requirements please go to the Molloy College website and click on Academics, then Honors Program. The application can be found on this webpage.

Prof. Daniel McGann, the Associate Dean of Undergraduate Studies and Director of the Honors Program can be reached at 516.323.3017 to discuss this opportunity further.

Essay Requirement

Essay topics/pick one

When you receive an invitation to apply to the Honors Program you will need to complete an Honors Program application. The Honors application is a great opportunity for you to introduce yourself to us and demonstrate what qualities you would contribute to the Honors Program. The application consists of a 500-word essay directed to Professor Daniel McGann, Honors Program Director addressing one of the three topics below:

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  1. Community service and/or civic engagement can be a valuable and rewarding part of one's undergraduate experience. If you were to devote a year of service to a specific project, what would it be and what would you hope to achieve?
  2. Why do you want to be a part of the Molloy College Honors Program? What difference(s) do you feel this interdisciplinary program will have on your undergraduate experience as well as your major?
  3. What does Global Citizenship mean to you?