2023 Business Honors Application

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The application period for the Farmer School of Business Honors Program is open from January 23, 2020 until February 29, 2020.  To submit an application, you must meet the following criteria:

  • You must be a first-year student who entered Miami University fall semester 2019.
  • You must be a student who was directly admitted into the Farmer School of Business.
  • You need to have taken First Year Integrated Core prior to fall semester 2020.
  • You must have a fall semester cumulative grade point average of at least 3.65.
  • You must have completed the First-Year Integrated Core, or "FYIC" (BUS 101, BUS 102, ESP 103, BUS 104), ACC 221, and CSE 148 by fall semester 2020.

How to Apply to the Farmer School of Business Honors Program

To submit an electronic application to the Farmer School of Business Honors Program, click on the application link below:

Apply to FSB Honors

Follow the prompts to complete/upload the following items:

  • Application Form (To Be Completed When You Log In)
  • DAR (To Be Uploaded)
    • When uploading your DAR, please make sure you expand all tabs before saving/uploading it as a PDF.
  • Resume (To Be Uploaded)
  • Letter of recommendation (To Be Uploaded)
    • Your letter of recommendation can be from a faculty member at Miami University, a high school teacher, coach, employer, etc.  This should be someone who can speak to your passion for learning and your ability to be part of a cohesive group of student scholars. Letters can be sent directly to Mrs. Jan Taylor (taylorje@miamioh.edu) if not uploaded.
  •  Responses to the following two essay prompts. 
    •  There are not only privileges, there are also responsibilities with being in the Business Honors Program.  What value would you bring to the FSB Honors Program?  In 200-300 words, please tell us what you will add to our program and to the other students who are in FSB Honors.
    • In 400-500 words, please discuss the FSB Honor Code principles of Integrity, Respect and Responsibility mean to you as a Miami student and how these principles would guide you as an FSB Honors student.

Please remember to submit thoughtful, well-written responses.  These essays will be a key dimension on which we judge your application.  They will be read by professors who are teaching the Honors classes as well as current Business Honors students.

Admission Notification

Applicants will be notified of the results of the admission process into the Farmer School of Business Honors Program before priority registration for Fall semester 2018 priority registration. 

Remember: If you are not currently a member of University Honors, you will be accepted into University Honors once you are accepted into FSB Honors. At that point, you will be informed about University Honors, but remember all of your UH requirements will be met by FSB Business Honors requirements.

If you have further questions, please contact:

Jan Taylor
Director Business Honors Program
3103 Farmer School of Business
Miami University, Oxford, OH 45056

Phone:  513.529.1222 (office); 513.254.8242 (cell)
Email:  taylorje@miamioh.edu