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Psi Beta National Honor Society for Psychology Majors in 2 year schools

Psi Beta at Northern Essex Community College

                The Behavioral Sciences Department at NECC has sponsored a chapter of Psi Beta since the 1980’s. Psi Beta is a national Honor Society for Psychology students at two year and community colleges.

                Membership in PSI Beta can enhance your resume and applications for transfer, graduate programs, scholarships and jobs in the future.

                Below is a brief visual description of Psi Beta nationally.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tfghtfs6eoE

                Below is a link to the Psi Beta homepage

http://psibeta.org/site/

Qualifications (from the Psi Beta website)

How to Join

Students become members of Psi Beta by registering through the Psi Beta chapter on their campus.

At NECC, students who have an overall GPA of 3.0, have completed 2 psychology courses with a B+ or better and have completed at least 4 courses here at NECC may email Professor Carolyn Cohen at ccohen@necc.mass.edu . There is an application that needs to be completed.  Depending on the number of people we have the college pays the entire induction fee or a good portion of it.    

NECC has a brief initiation ceremony and luncheon at its May department awards ceremony.