How to Apply

The Honors Program at CCBC seeks students who are both academically gifted and highly motivated. Each CCBC campus — Catonsville, Dundalk, and Essex — has an honors program.

It's easy to apply

Complete the steps below and we'll contact you by email once the CCBC Honors Committee has reached a decision regarding your application.

Current High School Students:

  • Complete the CCBC Honors Fast Start application.
  • Get a recommendation.
  • Write a 500 word essay (see application for directions).
  • Gather your high school transcripts.
  • Send or bring all of the above items to the CCBC Honors Program office on the campus you plan to attend.
  • The deadline for priority decision is April 1.
  • Regular decision application materials are due by July 15.

Current CCBC Students:

  • Complete the CCBC Honors application.
  • Get a recommendation.
  • Write a 500 word essay (see application for directions).
  • Gather your high school/college transcripts.
  • Send or bring all of the above items to the CCBC Honors Program office on the campus you plan to attend.
  • Current CCBC students may apply on a rolling basis to be admitted to the Honors program for the following semester.