Established in 1984, the Muriel A. Howard Honors Program currently enrolls 200 plus students. Those who enroll understand that although they are expected to work hard, they are rewarded with opportunities for applied internships, scholarships, research, and bright futures.
Muriel A. Howard Honors Program students engage in special seminars, receive individual attention from dedicated, highly qualified faculty members, are rewarded with scholarships and awards, and have access to their own residence hall and lounge.
Dr. Muriel A. Howard served as the president of Buffalo State from 1996 to 2009. She was the college's seventh president and its first female president.
As president of Buffalo State, Dr. Howard led a campus of more than 11,000 students and approximately 1,700 faculty and staff. Prior to joining Buffalo State, she was the vice president for public service