Alpha Beta Gamma® is an International Business Honor Society established in 1970 to recognize and encourage scholarship among two-year college students in business curricula. To achieve this goal, Alpha Beta Gamma® provides leadership opportunities, forums for the exchange of ideas and the stimulation of interest in continuing academic excellence. Alpha Beta Gamma® is a member of the Association of College Honor Societies, and an affiliate member of both the AACC and ACCC. The Eta Sigma Chapter of Alpha Beta Gamma was established at the Community College of Philadelphia in 2010.
Benefits to Students
Recognition of individual academic achievement
Leadership opportunities through chapter officer positions
Opportunity to write for The Honors Journal, the Official newsletter of the society
Distinctive membership diplomas
Networking opportunities with other business students and business leaders
Enhancement of employment applications and applications to four-year colleges and universities
Over $500,000 in scholarships to four-year colleges reserved for ABG members
Graduation stoles, tassels, membership keys and other regalia available
Requirements for Membership
To be eligible for membership in ABG, a student must be enrolled in an eligible discipline at the Community College of Philadelphia. A list of eligible disciplines is available at: http://www.abg.org/eligible-disciplines.asp
The student must have completed 12 credit hours taken in courses leading to a degree recognized by the College
The student must have demonstrated academic excellence by attaining a 3.0 GPA.
Participate and attend the Initiation ceremony pending faculty adviser's review and approval of academic standing
Membership dues payment (download the application using the Forms and Docs link for more details)