Honor Societies

Socities for Academic Excellence

Membership in scholastic student organizations is an academic honor and is attained by invitation only.

Delta Pi Epsilon

An honor society for graduate students who are interested in furthering the goals of education for and about business through leadership, research and cooperation within business education. Prospective members must have completed eight semester hours beyond the bachelor's degree and have an overall 3.00 cumulative grade point average.

Omicron Tau Theta

A national professional graduate honor society in vocational-technical education established to acknowledge outstanding leaders in education, business, and industry. Eligibility for membership requires a bachelor's degree, completion of at least eight hours of graduate work with a GPA of at least 3.00, and evidence of a graduate major in MSOT.

Phi Upsilon Omicron

An honor society for students majoring in Human Development and Consumer Sciences. Prospective members must have earned 42 semester hours (12 semester hours in residence) with a minimum 3.00 cumulative grade point average.

Pi Omega Pi

An honor society for Computer Information Systems majors who are interested in furthering the goals of education for and about business. Prospective members must have completed 15 semester hours in the discipline with a minimum 3.00 cumulative grade point average.

Sigma Lambda Chi(SLC)

The international honor society for students in the Construction Management program in the CoT Department of Engineering Technology. Prospective members must have attained at least Junior class standing and have completed at least 24 hours of credit at the University of Houston. Students must also have successfully completed MECT 2354 (Intro to Mechanics or Engineering Mechanics) and be ranked within the current top 15 percent of Construction Management students.

Tau Alpha Pi

The honor society for engineering technology majors who have completed a minimum of 24 semester hours in the department of Engineering Technology. Students must have maintained a minimum 3.30 grade point average at the University of Houston.