Delta Mu Delta
Delta Mu Delta is a national honor society that recognizes and rewards business administration students who have distinguished themselves scholastically, as well as members from the academic or business community who have demonstrated distinguished scholarship, business ability, or leadership. Delta Mu Delta candidates must be in the top 20 percent of their class and have a grade point average of 3.6 or higher.
There are currently more than 170 chapters of Delta Mu Delta at colleges and universities throughout the United States, and more than 85,000 members. Plymouth State has been initiating undergraduate and graduate students as Delta Mu Delta members since 1998.
For more information about Plymouth State’s Delta Mu Delta chapter contact Jennifer Pinckney.
Eta Sigma Gamma
Eta Sigma Gamma is a national professional honor society that furthers the competence and dedication for the health education profession. Graduate students and professionals in the health education field are invited to join.
Contact Mardie Burckes-Miller for additional information about Plymouth State’s Eta Sigma Gamma chapter.
Graduate Research Society
The Graduate Research Society (GRS) is designed to provide graduate students with opportunities to interact with fellow students across disciplines and to learn more about the research conducted at PSU. With monthly meetings, graduate students have the opportunity to meet to discuss research ideas, to hear other students presenting their work, and to attend talks on subjects pertaining to graduate students. GRS also helps coordinate other programs and events including thesis writing groups, social events, and an annual Graduate Research Symposium. All graduate students are invited to join.
Phi Delta Kappa
Phi Delta Kappa, a professional honor society, is an international organization for graduate students in education who exhibit leadership characteristics and show high promise for and commitment to improving educational institutions in society. An initiation ceremony and reception are held annually in May.
For additional information about Plymouth State’s Phi Delta Kappa chapter contact Kathleen Norris.
Upsilon Pi is a chapter of Chi Sigma Iota (CSI), which is an international counseling honor society. The mission of Upsilon Pi is to prepare counselors to seek personal excellence in their academic and professional roles. Students wishing to be considered for Upsilon Pi must be fully matriculated into the MS in Clinical Mental Health or MEd in School Counseling programs. Students must have completed at least 9 credits, and have a GPA of 3.5 or higher. Students must also show promise as a counselor, which is determined by the Counselor Education Faculty.