Evaluation of the senior honors thesis occurs at several points during the thesis year. While evaluation of the student's writing is an ongoing process, receipt of grades for 99d courses, the thesis defense and honors determination are scheduled events.
Students who demonstrate excellence in their major area of study may qualify for admission to the department’s or programs honors program. By successfully completing a senior honors thesis/project, the candidate will graduate with distinction in the major. Each academic department and program offering a major, as well as Program II, has established procedures and standards for determining Graduation with Distinction.
Senior Honors Thesis/Project | Kent State University
A creative senior honors thesis gives serious critical consideration to an original literary, theatrical, or musical composition; a body of original visual art, or a significant creative role in a theatrical or musical performance.