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Student Organizations

Business Student Advisory Board (BSAB)

The Dean’s Business Student Advisory Board (BSAB) is composed of members of all student organizations within the School of Business. The students are our primary stakeholders and their representatives meet with the Dean and school administrators monthly, during the academic year. The purpose of this council is to involve students in the short and long-range planning processes of the School of Business.

All member groups MUST file an Annual Report at the end of the academic year: BSAB Annual Report pdf icon

Business Student Travel Procedure and Forms

School of Business Student Organizations

Alpha Kappa Psi (Co-ed Professional Business Fraternity)

Alpha Kappa Psi founded at New York University on October 5, 1904, prides itself on being known as the oldest and largest professional business fraternity in America. The Chi Xi Chapter was founded at The College of New Jersey on May 3, 2014. This prestigious fraternity was founded on the core principles of brotherhood, unity, integrity, service, and knowledge. Not only does Alpha Kappa Psi place a strong emphasis on hosting professional events to improve upon professional skills, they also believe in the importance of community involvement, including in the support of their philanthropy, Love 146. Open to all majors, AKPsi is recognized as the premier developer of principled business leaders.

Advisor: Dr. Trevor O’Grady


American Marketing Association

The American Marketing Association (AMA) is a professional association for individuals involved in the study of marketing worldwide. It will give students a better understanding of the vast amount of careers in the marketing subfields. It will be a source that members can go to for information/resources, education/training and professional networking. AMA members are connected to a network of experienced marketers nearly 40,000 strong and include leading marketing academics, researchers and practitioners from every industry.

Co-advisors: Dr. John McCarty, and Dr. Jean Brechman, brechman@TCNJ.EDU


Beta Alpha Psi

Beta Alpha Psi is a national honors organization for financial information professionals, which includes Accounting, Information Systems, and Finance majors. As a premiere professional business and financial information organization, Beta Alpha Psi recognizes academic excellence and complements members’ formal education by providing interaction and networking among students, faculty, and professionals. Our aim is to interact with, and learn from, professionals throughout the year, commit our time to service in the community, and enjoy each other’s company through social events and networking opportunities. View a photo of founding members at the Induction Ceremony on February 16, 2008.


Advisor: Sunita Ahlawat


The Bull, Bear & Lion

The Bull, Bear & Lion is the student newspaper of TCNJ’s School of Business. The mission is to engage the students of the School in current business news and events, as well as campus events. To join this team you must have a passion for delivering news. The BB&L is looking for writers, field reporters, social media experts, photographers, etc. For more information, please contact Sean Lange at


Co-advisors: Dr. Jean Brechman,; Professor Karl Peterson,

Follow us on Twitter: @Bull_Bear_Lion

CEO Peer Mentors

All incoming School of Business freshmen are matched with a sophomore, junior or senior-level “CEO Mentor.” Mentors are available for general questions about the School of Business and TCNJ community but are NOT meant to serve as academic advisors.

Website: Visit here

Advisor: Student Development Specialist Mary Lehr-Furtado,


Creo Consulting

The purpose of the club is to provide the greater student body with opportunities to explore and gain experience in the field of consulting. Student academic development will be built on a base of case interview training, practice business cases, supplemented by presentations from professionals of the industry and informational sessions. Most importantly, the club will offer its services to local companies and on-campus clubs, building a more engaged community along the way.


Advisor: Dr. Linghui Tang


Data Science Organization

The TCNJ Data Science Organization brings practical data science and data analytics experience to the undergraduate level through a multi-disciplinary approach. Academic development will be driven by hands-on project experience within a collaborative team environment guided by industry professional advisory boards. Career development will be built through networking events, professional development seminars, and a multitude of presentations from industry professionals.

Advisor: Dr. Lynn Braender and Dr. Abhishek Tripathi


Delta Sigma Pi (Business Fraternity)

The International Fraternity of Delta Sigma Pi was founded on November 7, 1907, at NYU, School of Commerce, Accounts, and Finance. Since that time, Delta Sigma Pi has grown to become one of the largest greek letter fraternities, with over 230 collegiate chapters, 50 alumni chapters, and a membership exceeding 150,000 brothers. The Mu Omega Chapter was founded at The College of New Jersey on May 22, 1993, as TCNJ’s only co-ed professional business fraternity. Each year, Delta Sigma Pi sponsors several community service projects, professional activities, and social events. The fraternity stresses the importance of academic excellence and community involvement.

Advisor: Dr. Tae-Nyun Kim



Economics Club

The TCNJ Economics Club was formed in the fall of 2008 to provide an informal venue for students of all majors to learn more about economics. The club meets weekly to discuss both historic and current economic topics, and why they matter to our lives. TCNJ Economics Club brings economics professors from nearby colleges to speak about a variety of topics, as well as economists who are known nationally for their work. The club also takes trips to economic conferences and other places of interest, such as the New York Federal Reserve.

Advisor: Dr. Trevor O’Grady


Financial Management Association (FMA)

The College of New Jersey’s FMA chapter serves three main purposes:

  1. Assist in the professional, educational, and social development of college students interested in accounting, finance, banking, and investments;
  2. Provide an association for college students actively interested in these fields; and
  3. Encourage interaction between business executives, faculty, and students of business and finance.

Advisor: Dr. Thomas Patrick,


Institute of Management Accountants Student Chapter (IMASC)

The Institute of Management Accountants Student Chapter (IMASC) was charted May 27, 1986, as a student affiliate group of the National Association of Accountants, a professional organization of accountants in all sectors of practice. The purpose of IMASC is to sponsor activities related to the development of career awareness and prepare students choosing to enter the accounting profession.

Advisor: Dr. Abdus Shahid,


National Association of Black Accountants (NABA)

NABA is an organization that addresses the professional needs that enable minorities to maximize their career potential in the accounting and business professions. It is a national organization that has grown to over 3,000 members in over 130 active professional and student chapters in major urban areas and universities across the nation. NABA is dedicated to uniting students with similar interests and ideas who are committed to professional and academic excellence. Its goals are:

  1. To promote and develop the professional skills of our members;
  2. To encourage and assist minority students in entering the accounting/business profession;
  3. To provide opportunities for members to fulfill their civic responsibility;
  4. To promote public confidence in our members and their service.


Advisor: Chanelle Lester


Pi Sigma Epsilon (PSE)

Pi Sigma Epsilon is the only national, co-ed, professional fraternal organization in sales, marketing, and management. Their mission is to develop the sales and marketing skills of its members through lifelong opportunities. They have grown to be the premiere organization for motivated and dedicated students looking to maximize their college experience. PSE’s goal is to provide collegiate students with practical business experience through sales, sales projects, marketing, marketing research and community service projects.

Advisor: Aniefre Eddie Inyang,

Society For Human Resource Management (SHRM)

This organization acquaints students with the field of human resource management and labor relations, keeps students up to date on new developments in the field, and provides learning opportunities through interaction with human resource practitioners.

Advisor: Dr. Waheeda Lillevik,


TCNJ Entrepreneurship Club (TCNJEC)

The vision of the TCNJ Entrepreneurship Club is to create an open minded environment to encourage dialogue, new ideas, innovation, and hands-on experience for entrepreneurial minded individuals by being a resource for The College of New Jersey students community to foster and grow their ideas.


Advisors: Dr. Kevin Michels,


Women in Business

Women in Business empowers fellow women to create a supportive network. We turn obstacles into opportunity and focus on the strength and grace it takes to be a successful woman in business. We prepare women to engage in leadership strategies that enrich their professional and personal lives. Every week, we focus on relevant topics such as future career advice, personal branding, self-development, and practical skills to succeed in the professional world.

Instagram: @tcnj_wib

Advisor: Tammy Lynn Dieterich,


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