Join the Program
We're glad you've made the decision to take this important step in your education by applying at Ouachita and expressing your intent to join the Carl Goodson Honors Program!
REQUIREMENTS FOR 2021-2022
- Students who submit an ACT score and meet the catalog requirements are invited to join (28 ACT composite and 3.5 high school GPA).
- Those who do not have an ACT score but have a GPA of 4.0 or higher are invited to join.
- Students who don’t have an ACT score and whose GPA is between 3.8 and 3.99 may appeal for admission by writing a letter to program director Dr. Barbara Pemberton (firstname.lastname@example.org) stating why they want to be in the program and why they think they are capable of succeeding.
- As always, incoming freshmen who don’t qualify for immediate admission are invited to join if they earn a 3.5 GPA or higher during their first semester.