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hornets on the horizon


Hornets on the Horizon is designed for students who are first-time freshmen and who exhibit a high level of motivation and perseverance. Students are concurrently enrolled at both Southern Union and at Alabama State University.

After completion of Southern Union degree requirements and maintenance of a 2.75 or better GPA, Hornets on the Horizon participants are guaranteed acceptance into their designated program at Alabama State University.


Earlier exposure to a four-year campus and major courses
Guaranteed acceptance into your chosen program or department
Increased probability of graduating in four years
Courses are mapped in advance, making it easier for students to transition to their designated degree at Alabama State University
In-demand, career-ready degree paths

Hornets on the HORIZON Degree paths available in fall 2021:

Biomedical Engineering, College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Forensic Biology, College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Rehabilitation Services, College of Health Sciences