General Education Honors Program

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    GE Honors Program

General Education Honors Program

Program Description

The University Honors Program in General Education offers high achieving CSU Northridge students a diverse, enriched academic experience in General Education that promotes the fullest development of your academic potential.

As a General Education Honors student, you enroll in special sections of GE courses taught by outstanding Northridge faculty. GE Honors Courses are engaging, challenging and fun. They satisfy required areas of the University's General Education Program - and for each GE Honors course you complete, you receive a special designation on your transcript. In addition, if you meet certain requirements, you will be awarded a General Education Honors Certificate at the time of graduation.

DirectorDr. Beth Wightman

Office Hours: Wednesdays, 11:00-2:00 PM & by appointment. 

Program Assistant: Liam McConville

Office Hours: Thursdays, 12:30-3:30 PM & by appointment. 

Please note: For currently accepted/enrolled GE Honors students, permission numbers are not necessary to enroll in HON courses. For incoming GE Honors students, and in emergency situations, please email Liam McConville to request permission numbers.

GE Honors Presidential Scholars









 Dr. Wightman and GE Honors Presidential Scholars, May 2014. From left, Sean Leverance, Tania Benjamin, Alina Valdez, Harmanpreet Panesar, Ram Wolman, Cynthya Morales, Dr. Wightman.