Phi Theta Kappa is the officially recognized honor society for two-year colleges. Established in 1918, Phi Theta Kappa is now an international organization in nine countries with more than 3 million members. Its mission is to recognize and encourage scholarship, provide an opportunity for leadership and service, and create an intellectual climate for the exchange of ideas, lively fellowship, and academic excellence.
Sigma Iota is the Central Texas College Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. The Sigma Iota Chapter supports all departments and recognizes the highest achieving students in all areas of study. Enrollment is open to face-to-face and online students as well as students at any CTC location who meet the eligibility requirements.
Chapter meetings are held in the campus library (bldg. 102, rm.106) on the first and third Fridays of the month. Please contact email@example.com for current meeting location and time.
President: Shelia Rodriquez
Vice President: John Rodgers
Secretary: Jasmine Jones
Tresurer: Kenith Gonzalez
Social Secretary: Luis Vargas
Student Government Rep: Shelia Rodriguez
Phi Theta Kappa membership guarantees you access to more benefits than any other student organization. As a member, your academic excellence will be recognized with the Golden Key membership pin, membership certificate and identification card, notation of membership on your diploma and transcripts and the privilege of wearing regalia at graduation that sets you apart as a Phi Theta Kappa member. Membership also provides exclusive access to online benefits including the eScholarship Directory, listing information on scholarships designated exclusively for Phi Theta Kappa members and letters of recommendation for scholarships and employment.
Students may self-initiate membership by submitting an application, be recommended by faculty or staff, or be invited by the local chapter. Students who wish to enroll but have not yet met the requirements for active membership may participate as provisional members.
To be eligible for membership students must:
*New members must pay one-time dues of $79.00
Fall: November 15th
Spring: April 15th
Summer: August 1st
Applications are reviewed following each semester deadline. Successful candidates are notified via email from Phi Theta Kappa Headquarters. A formal ceremony to recognize new members is held twice annually at the end of the fall and spring semesters. New members give the oath of induction and receive membership certificates. Family and friends are invited to celebrate inductees with a reception following the ceremony.
Phi Theta Kappa members are given special recognition at CTC's commencement ceremony. Additionally, Phi Theta Kappa graduates are entitled to wear special regalia. Regalia can be purchased at https://www.ptk.org. Simply click on the store tab for honor cords, stoles, and tassels. Graduates are also eligible to receive the official phi theta kappa seal on their diploma. To request a seal please fill out the form below.
Phi Theta Kappa Advisor
Sigma Iota Chapter
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