Honor Societies

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Joining an honor society demonstrates your commitment to community service, civic responsibility, leadership, and other valuable qualities that employers seek. You’ll also gain exclusive networking and career opportunities with other professionals in your industry.

Active membership will also earn you credit toward fulfilling Student Advancement goals in our Triple Platforms of Excellence

Accounting (Pre-Beta Alpha Psi Club)

Recognizes superior achievement in accounting as well as distinguished professional service.
Contact: Joo-Kwang Yun at jyun04@nyit.edu or 516.686.1173

Beta Gamma Sigma

Beta Gamma Sigma is the international honor society serving business programs accredited by AACSB International—The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Membership in Beta Gamma Sigma is the highest recognition a business student anywhere in the world can receive in a business program accredited by AACSB International. Lifetime members of the Society have earned the right to be considered the "Best in Business."
Contact: Robert Koenig, Ed.D. at rkoenig@nyit.edu or 212.261.1552

Eta Sigma Delta

Recognizes excellence, academic achievement, and meritorious service among students working in the areas of hospitality and tourism.
Contact: Robert Koenig, Ed.D. at rkoenig@nyit.edu or 212.261.1552

FMA International Honor Society

Headed by the Financial Management Association, our group honors students who demonstrate expertise in areas such as financial economics and decision making.
Contact: Steven Shapiro, Ph.D. at sshapi01@nyit.edu or 646.273.6086

Golden Key

This international honor society—the world’s largest—recognizes academics, leadership, and service. Golden Key has more than 400 chapters and two million members, offering numerous opportunities in which you can boost your personal and professional development.
Contact: Robert Koenig, Ed.D. at rkoenig@nyit.edu or 212.261.1552

Alpha Kappa Epsilon

We promote academic achievement, applied scholarship, best practices, and principled professional activity in international business and trade for educational, scientific, and charitable purposes.
Contact: Krishnamur Chandrasekar at kchandra@nyit.eduor 212.261.1569

Mu Kappa Tau

We recognize academic excellence and a commitment to ethics and integrity in the field of marketing.
Contact: Deborah Cohn at dcohn02@nyit.edu or 516.686.7710

Phi Eta Sigma

Founded in 1923, we are the nation’s oldest and largest honor society for first-year university students. The society’s motto, “Knowledge is Power,” exemplifies their goal of recognizing academic excellence.
Contact: Robert Koenig, Ed.D. at rkoenig@nyit.edu or 212.261.1552

Sigma Nu Tau

We recognize excellence in entrepreneurship and emphasize ethical conduct and networking opportunities by encouraging activities designed to boost small business creation.
Contact: Robert Koenig, Ed.D. at rkoenig@nyit.edu or 212.261.1552