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Graduate with Honors

Honors Requirements

There are no extra steps needed to graduate with honors. Degrees, certificates and official CNM transcripts will note graduates with honors as follows:

  • Highest Honors requires a cumulative GPA of 4.0.
  • Honors requires a cumulative GPA of 3.6 to 3.9.

Phi Theta Kappa

Phi Theta Kappa is the official international honor society for two-year colleges and has recognized academic excellence since 1918. Phi Theta Kappa has become the largest and most prestigious honor society serving two-year colleges around the world.

CNM’s chapter of Phi Theta Kappa is Alpha Upsilon Chi. Membership is by invitation only. Letters of invitation are emailed to eligible students twice a year. Find out more about Phi Theta Kappa, their eligibility requirements and membership benefits.