Phi Theta Kappa


Phi Theta Kappa is the largest honor society in American higher education with more than 1.5 million members and 1,200 chapters located in all 50 of the United States, U.S. territories, British Virgin Islands, Canada, Germany, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, and Palau.

The innovative programs and services and array of membership benefits offered by Phi Theta Kappa are unequaled among honor societies. Co-curricular programs focus upon the Society's Hallmarks of Scholarship, Leadership, Service and Fellowship. It is estimated that 200,000 students participate in Phi Theta Kappa programs each year.

More than 600 senior institutions in 50 states and provinces provide more than $36 million in scholarships exclusively to Phi Theta Kappa members. Also, Phi Theta Kappa awards each year over $225,000 in scholarships to members and chapter advisors. The Society offers thirty $1000 Leaders of Promise scholarships to students pursuing an associates degree while enrolled at the community college.

Onondaga Community College's chapter is Alpha Sigma Zeta. The Chapter is student- run with elected officers. To be eligible for membership in Phi Theta Kappa a student must be matriculated; completed 12 credit hours at OCC;  earned a minimum cumulative G.P.A. of 3.5 and maintain a high academic standing throughout their enrollment at OCC. Invitations are sent each fall and spring to eligible students inviting them to join the Honor Society. Both part-time and full-time students are eligible for membership.

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For more  information on Onondaga's Alpha Sigma Zeta Chapter contact:

Annie Tuttle, Chapter Advisor
Mawhinney Hall Room 380
Phone: (315) 498-2778