Phi Theta Kappa

Alpha Nu Eta Chapter: established at KCC in 1987

Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) is an international honor society in which membership is by invitation only. Students in the organization must have completed 12 or more semester hours with a 3.5 or higher grade point average (GPA). PTK strives to recognize and reward high-achieving students providing scholarships for continued studies, as well as opportunities to develop critical leadership skills.

Current Officers & Advisors | Why PTK? | Scholarships | Conference Opportunities

2021-2022 PTK Officers:

Kassidy Bishop  |  Ava Cooney  |  Monica Feldpausch  | Marienna Welk | Jennaleigh Penny


Kristin McDermott & Rebekah Love

Why PTK?

There are many benefits to being a member of PTK, including access to scholarships, career training, transfer assistance, and of course, special recognition of the academic success you have earned! You can learn more about PTK by visiting the national website at, or you can join us for a PTK info session hosted by our current officers on October 12 (more details to follow).

Students meeting PTK membership requirements should expect to receive an invitation to join via email and USPS. Completed applications must be submitted by Monday, October 18th to be included in the Fall Induction Ceremony.

Phi Theta Kappa Membership Application

Completed applications, along with a one-time membership fee of $80.00, can be submitted to the Records and Registration office (Ohm Information Technology Center on the Battle Creek Office), or to the front office of any KCC regional center. This fee may also be paid over the phone via credit card by calling 269-965-5522, and completed forms may also be submitted via email at

Students can apply for assistance with the $80.00 membership fee through the PTK Membership Dues Scholarship. This is a new scholarship for incoming PTK members to erase the financial barrier to joining Phi Theta Kappa. You can learn more and apply for this scholarship by visiting the PTK Membership Dues Scholarship link.  *Please note this application is separate from the PTK membership application. This scholarship application must be completed by Friday, October 8. The scholarship awards will be announced on October 15.

Scholarship Opportunities:

For additional information on PTK scholarships, visit the PTK website at

For additional information on KCC Scholarships, visit the KCC Foundation at

Conference Opportunities:

This space will be updated as opportunities arise – check back soon!