2012 ACBSP Region 4 Presentation #1 Honor Society - Delta Mu Delta Presentation Transcript
Delta Mu Delta Madonna UniversityMission Statement: is a business honor society that recognizes andencourages academic excellence of students at qualifying colleges anduniversities to create a DMD community that fosters the well-being of itsindividual members and the business community through life-timemembership
Purpose of Delta Mu Delta• to promote higher scholarship in education for business• to recognize and reward scholastic attainment in business subjects
Delta Mu Delta Motto“Through Knowledge, Power “
Membership Requirements• completion of at least half the work for your required degree• cumulative GPA of 3.25 or better (undergrad) – 3.6 GPA required for graduate students• membership in the top 20% of your class• approval by the Chair or Dean of the Department of Business or Registrar
History• Delta Mu Delta was founded by the Dean from Harvard University and four professors from Yale University and New York University in November, 1913.• In 1963 DMD was admitted to membership in the Association of College Honor Societies• In 1992 the Society established an affiliation with the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs• Delta Mu Delta is the International Honor Society for business programs accredited by ACBSP at the baccalaureate, graduate and doctoral levels.
Benefits of Membership• Lifetime Recognition for Outstanding Academic Achievement• Networking Opportunities• Scholarship Program• Acknowledgment for Federal Employment
The Key• Symbolizes the key which unlocks the treasure house of the universe.• Includes the Greek initials of the Society• Presents a fully-rigged ship with sails set and colors flying, symbolizing the activities of business.
Graduation Regalia• Honor Cords • Honor Stoles Cords & Stoles may be purchased at the e-store
• For further information contact:• Betty Jean Hebel, Ph.D.• Madonna University• Livonia, Michigan, USA• 734-432-5357• email@example.com