What is Phi Theta Kappa?
Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society (or PTK for short), is an honor society that recognizes academic excellence at the Community College level. According to the Phi Theta Kappa website, the organization, founded in 1918 seeks to achieve the following mission: to recognize academic achievement of college students and to provide opportunities for them to grow as scholars and leaders.
What are the benefits to joining Phi Theta Kappa?
Joining Phi Theta Kappa is a great way to be recognized for your contributions to the Guttman academic community, and opens the door to opportunities for scholarship, leadership and professional development. Members can apply to more than $37 million in transfer scholarships, take part in volunteer events, become certified in leadership skills through Five Star Competitive Edge or take part in one of PTK’s many national programs. To learn more about the benefits of joining PTK, visit the PTK website or attend one of our on campus info sessions.