Civic Honors 2011

Civic Honors

About the program:
Johnson County Community College awards civic honors to students graduating from the college who have demonstrated exemplary civic responsibility and community involvement. Read more.


  • Students who plan to graduate from JCCC and have at least two semesters remaining at the college are welcome to register.
  • To be awarded civic honors, students must comply with JCCC’s graduation requirements. There is no minimum GPA to be maintained other than JCCC’s 2.0 graduation requirement.

What's In It For You

  • Award listed in the JCCC graduation program
  • Presentation of the award at a reception to recognize civic honors recipients
  • Name permanently listed on campus
  • Documentation of tangible experience in community involvement
  • Because the JCCC Civic Honors program is unique in this region, you will stand out among your peers when applying for employment, university admittance and scholarships
  • The chance to make a real difference and positively affect the lives of those who live and work in your community

What Students Say

Civic Honors Recipients

"Participating in the Civic Honors program showed me that my responsibility extends beyond my own back yard." ~ Jennifer Pittman-Leeper

"For those of you who are undertaking this adventure, you will not regret it." ~ Chris Engle

"Though I had many volunteer experiences in my life, the Civic Honors program far exceeded by expectations." %7e Phaedra Dowell

"I would recommend this opportunity to every student who passes through the doors of JCCC." ~ Mikey Fletcher