Honors Study in HPA
The Schreyer Honors College acts as a virtual college working in concert with all other academic colleges at Penn State. Honors study in HPA is designed for outstanding students who are committed to the pursuit of unique intellectual challenges and who wish to maximize their strengths and personal development.
HPA students interested in learning more about honors study should contact the department at 814-863-2900 and request to speak with the honors adviser.
Students graduating with honors in 2009
Thesis: Diabetes Management in Rural, Uninsured Populations
Thesis: Medical Tourism: Worthwhile Bargain or Risky Business?
Thesis: Assessing Health Disparities: Investigating the Relationship Between Perceived and Biological Stress Across Racial/Ethnic Groups
Students graduating with honors in 2008
Thesis: The Impact of Parenting Quality on Outcomes in Therapeutic Foster Care
Thesis: Race/Ethnicity and the Chances of Children Having a Medical Home: An Examination of Individual and Contextual Factors and Population Diversity
Thesis: The Anticipated Impact of Medicare's Home Health Prospective Payment System 2008 Refinements on Home Health Agencies
Thesis: Single Motherhood: Health and Insurance Vulnerability
Thesis: The Effect on the Supply of Physicians in Health Professional Shortage Areas of Removing the H1-B Cap