The Honors Experience at MCC

Looking to level up your college experience?

 Join the Commonwealth Honors Program.

The Commonwealth Honors Program at Middlesex offers an exciting and inspiring opportunity for students to learn at a deeper level. The Honors Program provides a place for you to work with dedicated faculty where you participate in seminar style classes, exchange insights and ideas with students and professors, participate in extra-curricular activities, and master research techniques and in-class presentations.

What you learn will add value to your future goals and enhance your ability for transfer to four-year colleges and universities.

Any student can register to take an Honors course, regardless of their GPA, degree, pathway, or previous experience in Honors or AP courses. Register today!

Become a Commonwealth Honors Scholar

Students who fulfill program requirements are recognized as Commonwealth Honors Scholars at MCC and within a network of Massachusetts colleges and universities. Please see Program Requirements for how you can become a Commonwealth Honors Scholar. Benefits include: 

  • Guaranteed transfer to any Massachusetts Commonwealth Honors Program
  • Increased opportunities for scholarships and enhanced prospects of transfer to selective four-year colleges and universities 
  • Participation in seminars  with small class sizes and special events and activities
  • Opportunities to showcase student work and participate in college and statewide research conferences 
  • Recognition as a Commonwealth Honors Scholar at graduation 

Contact the Honors Program at with any questions and our staff will follow up – we look forward to hearing from you!


Binnur Ercem, Director

Kate Baker, Assistant Director

Tracey Estabrook, Administrative Assistant

Honors Offices: Bedford Campus Center Rm. 202, 781-280-3553

Last Modified: 6/5/24