Phi Theta Kappa

Phi Theta Kappa 2018



 Phi Theta Kappa is the oldest International Honor Society founded to give prestigious recognition to community college students with excellent scholarship. Omicron Pi Chapter at Allegany College of Maryland is one of the 76 Middle States
Region Chapters

Exclusive benefits for Phi Theta Kappa Members:

  • Scholarships, including transfer scholarships to 4-year institutions. There are over 700 four-year colleges and universities offer $37 million each year in scholarships.
  • Awards for PTK active members and officers.
  • Letters of recommendation to potential employers or college admissions counselors.
  • Participation in regional and international conferences, conventions, and competitions.
  • PTK membership card, certificate, and pin.
  • Gold Diploma Seal.
  • Wearing PTK Honors & Graduation Regalia.

To be eligible to become Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society member, you must have earned 12 credit hours at Allegany College of Maryland and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5.

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Contact Information

To become a PTK member, please contact :

Melody Gaschler 
Contact Advisor

College Center 186 (Music Room)

B.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania
M.ED., Frostburg State University

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