Beta Rho Zeta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa

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Thank you for your interest in Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the international honor society of two-year colleges. PTK recognizes your scholastic accomplishments while providing you the tools you need to succeed in college and beyond!

Why should I join Phi Theta Kappa?

Founded on the hallmarks of Scholarship, Leadership, Fellowship and Service, benefits of membership include the ability to:

  • Access over $37 million in scholarships
  • Attend regional, state and national leadership functions
  • Make professional connections through social events and travel opportunities
  • Build your experience and resume
  • Impact your community through acts of service
  • Receive recognition with membership noted on your NTC transcript, your diploma and in the graduation program

  • How do I get started?

  • Complete at least 12 credits of coursework at NTC
  • Earn a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.5
  • Receive an invitation to accept membership (mailed September 11, 2017 and February 15, 2018)
  • Optional: Attend an information session to learn more (schedule of sessions coming soon)
  • Accept and pay the one-time $65 lifetime membership fee (membership scholarships may be available to help defray the cost)

  • How do I make the most of my membership?

    Take your Phi Theta Kappa membership to the next level by being actively involved in NTC’s PTK Chapter: Beta Rho Zeta (BRZ) - an active member of the PTK Wisconsin District. Check out the TOP TEN BENEFITS of active membership, including being awarded the PTK stole to wear at graduation.*

    How do I become an active Beta Rho Zeta member?

    Choose one or more of the following PTK or non-PTK activities:

    PTK Activities Related to BRZ

  • Participate in 3 BRZ Events
  • Serve on a BRZ Committee
  • Serve as a BRZ Officer
  • Obtain a 4-star status using Competitive Edge

  • Non-PTK Activities

  • Serve as a Campus Ambassador during 3 events per semester
  • Complete 24 hours of Community Service
  • Serve as a Student Club Officer while participating in 2 club events per semester and obtaining a 75% attendance rate. (Remember to complete and submit the Student Club Officer Report form.)
  • Attend 3 Student Life Leadership Programming events

  • *Please note, members who are not active in the Beta Rho Zeta chapter may choose to purchase their own PTK stole to wear with their graduation regalia. Stoles are only available for purchase by members through the online Phi Theta Kappa store.