To be eligible for membership in the Alpha Tau Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, you must be currently enrolled and attending classes at MACC, have completed at least 12 credit hours of MACC classes (excluding fundamentals courses), and have at least a 3.5 cummulative GPA.

Phi Theta Kappa International also requires members to have full rights of citizenship in their country.

The Spring Membership Drive is currently underway!

Letters of Invitation to join the Alpha Tau chapter of Phi Theta Kappa were sent out on September 25, 2017. If you have met the eligibility criteria then you should have already received your letter.

Joining is easy. You can join through an online acceptance process by following the instructions found in your letter of invitation or by just clicking the button below. You will need your passcode to complete your online application process. If you don't have your passcode contact your site advisor to receive it.

If you don't wish to join online and prefer a paper application then choose the paper application button below. Complete the application and submit it to one of the chapter advisors with your one-time application fee of $80.

The deadline to join this spring is December 31, 2017. Don't delay!



Why Become a Member?

Membership in Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society guarantees you access to benefits that will recognize your outstanding academic accomplishments and provide you with the competitive edge that helps ensure future success. These benefits are unmatched by any other collegiate honor society!

Membership Recognizes Academic Success!

  • The Phi Theta Kappa Golden Key Membership Pin
  • A Phi Theta Kappa Membership Certificate and ID CardRecognition during college induction ceremony
  • The official Seal of Phi Theta Kappa placed on your college diploma
  • Notation of membership on your college transcript
  • Recognition by wearing Phi Theta Kappa Commencement Regalia during college graduation and other official ceremonies
  • A Press Release announcing your academic achievement

Membership Provides a Competitive Edge!

  • $37 million in scholarships for members only
  • FREE enrollment in, a transfer and college completion planning tool
  • FREE access to Five Star Competitive Edge, a personal and professional development plan for building marketable skills and an online portfolio
  • FREE access to our Career Resource CenterOpportunity to be published in Phi Theta Kappa's anthology, Nota BeneOpportunities to develop research and servant leadership skills by participating in Honors in Action programming in local chapter
  • Opportunity to become part of a network of over 2.5 million fellow scholars and servant leaders on more than 1,270 campuses worldwide
  • Increased pay grade for entry level federal jobs
  • Personalized letters of recommendation for scholarships and employment
  • Special benefits and offers from Phi Theta Kappa corporate partners