The Young Harris College Honors Program offers exciting academic challenges for high-achieving students. Students enrolled in the YHC Honors Program take special courses reserved exclusively for them, including honors sections of core courses and one-hour seminars on special topics within various academic disciplines. These courses are intellectually stimulating, discussion-based and taught by the best professors at the College. Honors students also receive academic scholarships, priority registration for classes and special opportunities for travel. Upon completion of their academic program, honors students may earn an Honors Degree in their major program of study.