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Award Programs

Awards and Honors
 
HONOR ROLLS
Students who complete twelve (12) credit hours or more and achieve a 4.0 GPA are placed on the President’s Honor Roll at the close of each semester. Students who complete twelve (12) credit hours or more with no grade less than a “C” and achieve a 3.50 to 3.99 GPA are placed on the Vice-President’s Honor Roll. Remedial classes cannot be counted in determining either honor roll.

OUTSTANDING GRADUATE BY DEPARTMENT
Each division may present Outstanding Student Awards based upon their own criteria. These awards are given each year at the end of the spring semester.

SIGMA ALPHA
Sigma Alpha is an honorary scholastic society. Its purpose is to promote scholarship among the students of NCCC. Members of the society are chosen from the upper ten percent of the graduating class who qualify with a minimum of a 3.5 GPA. Remedial classes cannot be counted in determining membership.

HONORS SCHOLAR
Students who complete twenty-one (21) hours of honors courses while at NCCC, maintain a GPA of 3.5, and participate in Honors Leadership Academy activities will be recognized at graduation and on their transcript as Honors Scholars.

WHO’S WHO
“Who’s Who Among Students in American Community and Junior Colleges” is an honorary organization open to all NCCC students. Membership selection is determined by staff recommendations on the basis of scholastic achievement, participation in activities, leadership, and student citizenship. Students named to this organization are listed in the annual national “Who’s Who Among Students in American Community and Junior Colleges” publication.