Special Courses for Exceptional Funding

Below is a list of special case courses. While these courses do not satisfy degree requirements, they have been approved for use with Exceptional Funding because they satisfy prerequisites for required courses or provide specific academic benefits.

Generally speaking, most research and practicum courses may qualify as exceptions for funding eligibility. The list of courses below is not exhaustive, and appeals may be considered for other courses on a case-by-case basis. To submit a course appeal, you must provide verification from your academic advisor and/or faculty mentor to the AHF office.


List of Special Case Courses Eligible for Exceptional Funding

  • AME 491: Undergraduate Design Projects II
  • BUAD 495: Practicum in Business Issues
  • BUCO 252: The Art of Case Analysis and Presentation
  • COMM 205x: Communication Practicum
  • CORE 200: Liberal Arts Reading Salon
  • ENGR 100 A/B/C/D: Engineering Honors Colloquium
  • MOR 476 A/B/C: The Art of Ethical Leadership (Warren Bennis Scholars)
  • POSC 398L: Trial Advocacy: Theory and Practice
  • SSEM 200: Sophomore Seminar

If you have questions about particular courses, please contact Academic Honors and Fellowships at ahfstaff@usc.edu.