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Learn about Texas A&M University's Engineering Honors (EH) Program in the Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECEN) department.

Department Coordinator

Aydin Karsilayan

  • Associate Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering
  • Director of Undergraduate Programs, Electrical & Computer Engineering
Aydin Karsilayan

The basic requirements for EH students in ECEN are below. View your progress in the EH status portal. For a more detailed list of requirements, see the information section below. 

Each semester:

  • Maintain a 3.5 GPA.
  • Attend at least one EH activity.

Each academic year (fall and spring semester):

  • Schedule and attend your honors meeting with the ECEN department coordinator.
    • Schedule your honors meeting via Navigate.
  • Complete the EH survey in May.

Before graduating:

  • Earn 21 honors credit hours.
    • Must be engineering, math or science courses.
    • 6 credit hours must come from 403/404 honors research.
    • Complete a thesis with the Undergraduate Research Scholars (URS) program.