Honors Program

Earn an honors degree

The honors program in Folklore and Ethnomusicology offers the opportunity to conduct independent research, complete a thesis paper or project, present your research, and graduate with an honors designation. This designation is particularly valuable if you wish to pursue a career or advanced degree in Folklore an Ethnomusicology. The application process for our honors program begins during your junior year.

For more information, please consult:

John Holmes McDowell

John Holmes McDowell

Professor, Folklore and Ethnomusicology

Editor, Journal of Folklore Research Reviews

Director of Undergraduate Studies

Krystie Herndon

Krystie Herndon

Senior Advisor

Advises undergraduate majors and minors, as well as the undergraduate Folklore and Ethnomusicology Student Association.