There are three tiers of the Honors Program, these are the requirements and description for the third and highest tier.

If accepted into the Honors Program as a Scholar you must maintain a GPA of at least 3.5.You must begin or continue to conduct research with a York College Professor within your field. This research should lead you to presenting a poster in a symposium either in a York College event or in a different event outside of the college. Eventually you must hand in a research paper on the research that you conducted. This research paper must be approved by your professor as well as our committee. Like all of the other honors students you are required to take 3 cumulative honors courses within your major. After all of these requirements are met and at the time of your graduation you have maintained a GPA of 3.5 or above, you will qualify to graduate as a York College Honors Program Scholar.