Phi Theta Kappa, Beta Delta Zeta Chapter
Blue Mountain Community College’s Beta Delta Zeta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa National Honor Society is now the largest student organization at BMCC. Members of this group include students from every corner of the college’s service area and beyond…Baker County, Milton Freewater, Hermiston, Grant County, Nevada, Central Oregon, and Western Oregon.
About Phi Theta Kappa
The purpose of Phi Theta Kappa shall be to recognize and encourage scholarship among two-year college students. To achieve this purpose, Phi Theta Kappa shall provide opportunity for the development of leadership and service, for an intellectual climate for exchange of ideas and ideals, for lively fellowship for scholars, and for stimulation of interest in continuing academic excellence.
Phi Theta Kappa's mission is two-fold:
- Recognize and encourage the academic achievement of two-year college students and;
- Provide opportunities for individual growth and development through participation in honors, leadership, service and fellowship programming.
Eligibility for membership in Phi Theta Kappa requires that a student must have completed a minimum of 12 community college credits and boast a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher. For more information about membership please visit www.ptk.org. BMCC advisors for this organization are Cheri Kendrick (email@example.com) and Anne Livingston (firstname.lastname@example.org).