Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Mission Statement
"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."
Alpha Gamma Alpha Chapter Mission Statement
Our mission is to maintain the prestige of the Alpha Gamma Alpha Chapter by getting directly involved with other chapters in our region to foster a united growth. We will hold awareness events and fundraising to local charities. We will educate potential members about the benefits of Phi Theta Kappa. We will consistently meet Pinnacle and Five Star Achievement Goals. We will focus on NHS Cooperative to extend service at the high school level. We will recognize academic excellence, as well as individual and team effort.
Phi Theta Kappa Membership Perks
All Pikes Peak Community College students are invited to attend our general meetings and participate in our local events. Alpha Gamma Alpha encourages qualified individuals to join Phi Theta Kappa and enjoy the privileges that come with membership.
Some of these great benefits include:
New student members are formally welcomed with an Induction Ceremony by the Alpha Gamma Alpha Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society.
Graduating members of Phi Theta Kappa may wear the Golden Honor Stole, Tassel, Cords, and Key Medallion during their commencement ceremony. They may also affix the Society's Gold Diploma Seal to their two-year college diploma and have their membership noted in their transcript.
More than $90 million in transfer scholarships to many four-year colleges and universities are available to Phi Theta Kappa members. Some two-year college scholarships include the Pearson Scholarship for Higher Ed., GEICO Pathway to Completion, and the Oberndorf Lifeline to Completion Scholarship.
For scholarship information and deadlines, visit the Phi Theta Kappa Scholarships page.
Letters of Recommendation
At the request of the member, Phi Theta Kappa headquarters will send a letter of recommendation to college admission counselors, scholarship committees, or potential employers.
Members can take advantage of great offers, discounts, and a host of online benefits.
Active members in the Phi Theta Kappa chapters have an opportunity to travel to regional and national conferences.
Members have numerous opportunities to serve as chapter, regional, or even international officers. Leadership training is also available through seminars and conferences.
Visit the Phi Theta Kappa website for details!