Sociology Majors and Minors that have earned high marks in their academic career are encouraged to apply for induction to Alpha Kappa Delta, The International Sociological Honor Society. This is an excellent way to get recognized for your wonderful achievements. Honorees are awarded with a certificate, a lifetime membership to the society and more! They can also purchase honors cords to wear at graduation.
Undergraduates must meet the following criteria:
- Be a Sociology Major or Minor
- Have a GPA of 3.3 overall
- Have a GPA of 3.0 in Sociology courses
- Have completed your sophomore year prior to the semester you join AKD
- Have completed 12 semester hours in Sociology prior to the semester you join AKD
Graduate Students must meet the following criteria:
- Be a student in the MA in Social Research and Analysis
- Have completed at least one half year of study
- Have a graduate GPA of at least a 3.0
A National Initiation Fee of $50 is charged to all AKD initiates.