Goal 4 - Strategy 4

Pursue excellence in scholarly endeavors while maintaining an unwavering commitment to inclusive excellence

Honors College


More and more students are finding the Honors College at Indiana State University to be an ideal fit for their academic pursuits. It brings together a dynamic community of intellectually curious students and faculty and provides opportunities for discovery, interdisciplinary enrichment, and the exchange of ideas in a challenging and supportive academic environment.

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The Center for Genomic Advocacy


The Center for Genomic Advocacy (TCGA) promotes the responsible use of genomic technology for the betterment of society through public engagement; social advocacy; and interdisciplinary research in biology, political science, ethics, business, and health

TCGA’s cutting edge work in genomic science puts Indiana State at the forefront of academic innovation. Recently, the center secured the following grants:

  • $1.2 million; National Institutes of Health grant to enhance diversity in graduate programs and careers in biomedical sciences
  • $200,000; National Science Foundation grant to support graduate research fellowships
  • $231,000; American Heart Association grant to study the genetic factors associated with congenital heart defects

Learn more about The Center for Genomic Advocacy or Indiana State’s Master of Science in Genetic Counseling program>>