Phi Theta Kappa has recognized academic excellence in the two-year college since 1918 and has become the largest and the most prestigious honor society serving two-year colleges around the world.
Membership is based primarily upon academic achievement. Invitation to membership may be extended only by the local chapter at the institution in which you are enrolled. You must be enrolled in a regionally accredited institution offering an associate degree program, you must have completed at least 12 hours of course work leading to an associate degree program (part-time students may be eligible), you must generally have a grade point average of 3.5, you must enjoy full rights of citizenship in your country. The chapter may raise eligibility standards as long as they are in accordance with the Society's International Constitution. Contact your local chapter to determine eligibility. If you are finding out how to create a chapter, read more about the chapter chartering process.
Membership in Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society will open new doors for your academic journey. The organization offers a myriad of opportunities for scholarships, intellectual enrichment and personal development through programs based on Phi Theta Kappa's four hallmarks of Scholarship, Leadership, Service and Fellowship.