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Student Organizations

You can benefit in the following ways from being an active member of a student organization in the College of Business:

  • learn about your profession through events such as on-campus speakers and business tours
  • network with peers and alumni with similar interests and/or experience in a particular profession
  • gain leadership experience as an officer or committee chair
  • enhance your resume with active participation in organization activities
  • interact with representatives from some of the major firms recruiting on the JMU campus.

Some student organizations are honorary societies recognizing academic achievement. Others are special interest groups, emphasizing a specific business discipline. Many are open to any CoB majors who have an interest in enhancing their connections to the world of business during their undergraduate studies.

For specific information about any of the student organizations associated with the CoB, refer to the college bulletin boards for notices of meetings and activities, or inquire at the relevant academic program office. Many of the following organizations are open to all CoB majors who have an interest in joining.

Business Fraternities

These co-ed organizations are open to all College of Business majors. Each semester these organizations offer an intensive information session to acquaint and solicit potential members.

  • Alpha Kappa Psi Business Fraternity
  • Delta Sigma Pi Business Fraternity
  • Phi Chi Theta Business Fraternity
  • Pi Sigma Epsilon Business Society

Honor Societies

Invitation to join any of these organizations is based solely on your academic achievement in your major or overall while at JMU. Contact the relevant academic program in the College of Business for information regarding eligibility criteria for any of the following student organizations.

  • Beta Alpha Psi Accounting Honor Society
    • Accounting majors
    • Computer Information Systems majors
    • Finance majors
  • Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society
    • All CoB majors
  • Epsilon Chi Omicron Business Honor Society
    • International Business majors
  • Eta Sigma Delta Honor Society
    • Hospitality and Tourism Managment majors
  • Mu Kappa Tau Marketing Honor Society
    • Marketing majors
  • Omicron Delta Epsilon
    • Economics majors

Major-Specific Organizations

These student organizations focus on activities beneficial primarily to designated majors in the College of Business. Some have membership stipulations regarding cumulative credit hours and/or grade point average. Some invite membership from students in other academic programs at JMU. Contact the relevant academic program in the College of Business for information regarding eligibility criteria.

  • Association of Information Technology Professionals: AITP
    • Computer Information Systems majors
  • Club Managers Association of America
    • Hospitality and Tourism Management majors
  • Entrepreneurship Club
    • Management majors
  • Financial Management Association
    • Finance majors
  • Institute of Management Accountants
    • Accounting majors
  • Madison Economics Club
    • Economics majors
  • Madison Investment Fund
    • Finance majors
  • Madison Marketing Association
    • Marketing majors
  • National Society of Minorities in Hospitality
    • Hospitality and Tourism Management majors
  • Professional Convention Managers Association
    • Hospitality and Tourism Management majors
  • Society for Human Resource Management
    • Management majors
  • Students in Free Enterprise: SIFE
    • All CoB majors