Each semester students who have completed 12 or more units of graded classes during the preceding semester with a grade point average of 3.5 are recognized via a notation of this distinction on the student’s transcript.
Criteria for Eligibility for the Dean's Honor List
Both full-time students and part-time students are eligible for the Deans' Honor List.
Full-time students must be enrolled in 12 or more graded units and must have completed at least 12 graded units with a grade point average (GPA) of 3.5 or above in the semester they are considered for inclusion on the Deans' List.
Part-time students must be enrolled in 6 to 11 units in the qualifying semester. Part-time students must have completed 12 or more cumulative graded units at the college where they are being considered for inclusion on the Dean's List, and they must have at least a 3.5 GPA of part-time students. The only grades used will be from courses completed at Pierce College.
Criteria for Eligibility for the President's Honor List
The President's Honors List is comprised of students who have appeared on the Deans' List for three consecutive semesters (excluding the summer and winter intersessions).
The designation "Deans' Honors List" and "President's Honors List" will be placed on qualifying student transcripts.