Organizations & Activities
Psi Chi International Honor Society
Psi Chi is the International Honor Society in Psychology, founded in 1929 for the purposes of encouraging, stimulating, and maintaining excellence in scholarship, and advancing the science of psychology. Membership is open to graduate and undergraduate men and women who are making the study of psychology one of their major interests, and who meet the minimum qualifications. Psi Chi is a member of the Association of College Honor Societies and is an affiliate of the American Psychological Association (APA) and the Association for Psychological Science (APS). The Psi Chi Constitution requires that undergraduate student applicants to Psi Chi: * Must be enrolled as a student at your school * Must have established a GPA at your school * Must be at least a second-semester sophomore * Must be enrolled as a major or minor in a psychology program or a program psychological in nature that is equivalent to a psychology major * Must have completed at least 9 semester hours or 14 quarter hours of psychology courses * Must have an overall GPA that is in the top 35% of their class based on rankings within sophomore, within junior, and within senior classes (if the cut-off for the top 35% is below 3.00, the applicant must have an overall GPA of at least 3.00 on a 4-point scale) * Must have a psychology GPA that is at least 3.00 on a 4-point scale For more information see: http://www.psichi.org/
Psychology Club is open to any Carson-Newman student with an interest in the field of Psychology. You do not need to be a psychology major or minor to join. We work in conjunction with Psi Chi to complete service projects, educational and social activities.