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Honor Societies


Every spring, deserving students are invited to be inducted into the following prestigious Honor Societies:

Read about the honor society induction ceremony here.

Alpha Mu Alpha

Since its inception in 1937, the American Marketing Association (AMA) has remained committed to the advancement of excellence in the field of marketing.  It was this commitment which fostered the establishment of Alpha Mu Alpha in spring of 1981. Alpha Mu Alpha, is the national marketing honorary for qualified undergraduate, graduate and doctoral marketing students, and marketing faculty. Under the auspices of the AMA, a selected advisory committee of marketing educators designed the Alpha Mu Alpha recognition program to acknowledge outstanding scholastic achievement on a highly competitive basis.  The eligibility requirements illustrate this objective. Senior undergraduate marketing students, holding a minimum overall GPA of 3.25,  are eligible for nomination by their AMA Faculty Advisor into Alpha Mu Alpha.

Advisors: Dr. Jean Brechman and Dr. John McCarty

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Beta Alpha Psi

Beta Alpha Psi is a national honors organization for Accounting and Finance majors, who have completed a minimum 30 credits and earned a minimum 3.0 GPA. As a premiere professional business and financial information organization, BAP 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. Click here for information about this year’s Induction Ceremony.

Lion’s Gate:

Advisor: Dr. Hossein Nouri

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Beta Gamma Sigma

The College of New Jersey Chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma is an honor society, the purpose of which is to encourage and reward scholarship and accomplishment among students of business and adminstration, to promote the advancement of education in the art and science of business, and to foster integrity in the conduct of business activities. Beta Gamma Sigma is the honor society for colleges accredited by AACSB International – the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. In order to be inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma, a student must be in the upper 10 percent of his or her second semester sophomore (12 or more credits), junior or senior class. Beta Gamma Sigma is confident that its membership will serve as effective business and managerial leaders in the 21st century. Click here to view the listing of recent BGS Inductees. View the TCNJ chapter’s website here: BGS@TCNJ.

Lion’s Gate:

Advisor: Dr. Joao Neves

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Financial Managment Association National Honor Society

The FMA National Honor Society was established to encourage and reward scholarship and advancement in finance. The minimum qualification for membership is a 3.25 grade point average in at least two finance courses.

Lion’s Gate:

Advisor: Dr. Thomas Patrick

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New Jersey Collegiate Business Administration Association Honor Society

In 2003, the New Jersey Collegiate Business Administration Association (NJCBAA) established a statewide honor society for students studying business at both the two and four year colleges in New Jersey. Each year, the top 1% of undergraduate students pursuing degrees in business will be extended an invitation to join this most prestigious honor society. View details about TCNJ inductees here.

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Omicron Delta Epsilon – International Honor Society in Economics

To become a member of Omicron Delta Epsilon, a student must have completed at least four economics courses with an average of over 3.0 and should be at the junior level with a general scholastic average of 3.0 or better. Click here to view the listing of recent ODE Inductees.

Advisor: Dr. Subarna Samanta

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