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Get Involved at South University!

by South University
August 30, 2013

Are you interested in getting more involved in student life at South University? If so, we have several honor societies and student groups now accepting applications and new members. Joining student organizations is a great way to network, make new friends, build your resume and gain additional knowledge in your field!

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Alpha Phi Sigma

Alpha Phi Sigma is a Criminal Justice Honor Society that aims to promote academic excellence through the recognition of scholarship, assist in the development of professional and personal leadership among students and practitioners, and encourage greater communication among member chapters and the entire criminal justice profession.

Alpha Phi Sigma is affiliated with the Association of College Honor Societies and the Academy of Criminal Justice Science. Learn more here.

American Criminal Justice Association

The American Criminal Justice Association’s goals are to improve criminal justice through educational activities; to foster professionalism in law enforcement personnel and agencies; and to promote professional, academic, and public awareness of criminal justice issues. Learn more here.

Association for Computing Machinery

The Association for Computing Machinery is a professional organization for students studying information systems or IT, and they’re accepting new members! Find out more here, but don’t miss the fall application deadline of October 18, 2013!

National Association of Legal Assistants

If you are a part of the Legal Studies or Paralegal Studies degree programs at South University, you are invited to join our chapter of the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA)! This group gives you the chance to network with other students, get career news and tips, receive a monthly newsletter and more. You may even have the opportunity to serve as an officer in the group or an editor for our newsletter “The Quest.” To learn more about NALA, visit Connections, click on the Organizations tab and join our group.

National Society of Collegiate Scholars

The National Society of Collegiate Scholars is an honor society inviting high-achieving first and second year students. It recognizes scholarship, leadership and service. NSCS is a member of the Association of College Honor Societies.

Undergraduate candidates must successfully complete credits equivalent to a minimum of one term of full time study, but no more than half the number required for completion of the bachelor's degree requirements. Students must be in their first or second year of study when they apply. In addition, students must achieve at least a 3.4 GPA. Learn more here.

National Technical Honor Society

This society is the acknowledged leader in the recognition of outstanding student achievement in career and technical education. Applicants must maintain a GPA of 3.0 overall. Learn more here.

Sigma Beta Delta

Sigma Beta Delta is a business honor society. Founded in 1986, Sigma Beta Delta encourages and recognizes scholarship and achievement among students of business, management, and administration. It encourages and promotes personal and professional improvement. Sigma Beta Delta is a member of the Association of College Honor Societies. Learn more here.

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