What are the eligibility requirements?

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  • Be enrolled in an institution that has a Phi Theta Kappa chapter
  • Have completed at least 12 hours of coursework toward an associate or bachelor’s degree or at least 6 hours of coursework toward a certificate of 1 year
  • Generally, have a cumulative 3.5 grade point average*

*A chapter may raise eligibility standards, as long as they are in accordance with the Society’s Constitution.

That’s it! Once you’re eligible, you’ll receive an invitation to join the chapter at the college where you’re presently enrolled. If you think you may be eligible for membership but haven’t received an invitation, talk with the advisor of your college’s chapter (typically a faculty or staff member). Find your local advisor.



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