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The society, as a community of scholars, has adopted and continues to pledge fidelity to four cherished ideals: Humanity, Science, Service and Toil.

Membership in the Upsilon Chapter depends upon fulfillment of the following qualifications without regard to race, age, color, religion, gender, or handicapping condition.

  • Worthy educational ideals
  • Intent to continue in the field of education
  • Professionalism
  • Leadership attributes
  • Undergraduate Student
    • Have 6 credit hours in education coursework in progress or completed
    • Have completed 18 credit hours of collegiate coursework
    • GPA of a 3.0 or higher
  • Graduate Student
    • Have at least 6 credit hours of education coursework in progress or completed
    • Have completed 6 credit hours of graduate coursework
    • GPA of 3.25 or higher
  • Doctoral Student
    • Be enrolled in an institution offering an education degree and have the intent to continue academically and professionally in the field of education
  • Students Seeking Alternative Certification Requirements
    • Hold a baccalaureate degree
    • Completion of at least 3 credits (or equivalent) of a certification program
    • Have at least 6 credits (or equivalent) of education courses programmed, in progress, or completed.
    • GPA of 3.25 or higher
  • One Required Recommendation for Application

Active participation is defined on a semesterly basis with completion of points in all categories such as professional development and service. 

Please return application to Student Services, Room G416.