Technology plays an important role in the Honors Program curriculum; therefore each student is issued a personal laptop computer. Professors incorporate creative teambuilding exercises, research projects and online class discussions beyond the classroom.
Honors Classes have average enrollments of less than 20 students, allowing maximum opportunity for in-depth interaction with Mercy College's distinguished faculty. In Honors classes, students feel more comfortable contributing to class discussions and participating in group activities.
The Honors Program provides students the opportunity to live and study in places around the world and gain the first-hand experience of global history, art economics, science and culture.
The Honors Program offers Honors Students the opportunity of several prestigious internship placements during their junior and senior years. Students will have the opportunity to work with a career counselor and faculty mentor to develop a personalized career plan, with an emphasis on career-related decision making, successful job search, resume and cover letter writing, networking and interviewing.