The Phi Beta Lambda Business Fraternity is a not-for-profit association formed to prepare students for business, entrepreneurial, and other business related career opportunities. The organization prepares students for their future careers by promoting leadership, increasing understanding of the business world, and establishing career goals.
Delta Mu Delta is a National Honor Society for students who are pursuing a bachelor or masters degree in Business Administration. Undergraduate students in the top 20% of their respective junior or senior classes, who have earned a cumulative GPA of 3.2 or better, are invited into membership. Graduate students enrolled in the MBA program are also eligible if they completed at least half of the degree requirements, reside in the top 20% of their class and have earned a cumulative GPA of 3.25 or better.
Sigma Theta Tau International, Honor Society for Nursing, was founded in 1922 by six nursing students at Indiana University. The founders chose the name from the initials of the Greek words Storga, Tharos, and Tima, to mean love, courage and honor. The organization is the second largest of its kind in the United States and among the five largest and most prestigious in the world.
Membership is conferred only upon nursing students in baccalaureate or graduate programs who demonstrate excellence in nursing or upon qualified bachelors, masters, and doctoral graduates who demonstrate exceptional achievement in the nursing profession. Eligibility requires that each potential member have at least a 3.0 cumulative grade point average on a 4.0 scale and be in the top third of the graduating class. The local chapter of Sigma Theta Tau, Xi Alpha Chapter, consists of Middle Tennessee State and Cumberland Universities.