Kent State Business Student Organizations Receive Chapter Awards

KENT, Ohio – The Kent State Chapter of Delta Sigma Pi received the Northeastern Province R. Nelson Mitchell Outstanding Collegiate Chapter Award and the Kent State Chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma earned High Honors distinction for the academic year.


Delta Sigma Pi

Kent State’s chapter of Delta Sigma Pi was the provincial recipient of the R. Nelson Mitchell Outstanding Collegiate Chapter award for its success in emulating the ideals of the business fraternity through its actions and activities. Kent State competed against the universities within the northeastern region to receive this award. Additionally, Kent State’s chapter was the regional recipient of the Outstanding Service award and the Outstanding Alumni Relations award. 


Delta Sigma Pi is the nation’s largest and first co-ed professional business fraternity. The organization encourages personal and professional development by providing high-quality training and events. More information, along with a fraternity application, can be found here.


Beta Gamma Sigma

Beta Gamma Sigma is a national business honors society with chapters exclusively at universities with business programs that are accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International). Beta Gamma Sigma strives to encourage academic achievement, networking and peer support. Kent State’s chapter earned High Honors status for the 2018-2019 academic year, allowing the chapter to apply for national awards and granting the chapter a featured spot on Beta Gamma Sigma’s national website.


Being a member of Beta Gamma Sigma is the highest recognition a business student can earn at an AACSB accredited school, but students must be invited to join in accordance to the national organization’s guidelines. Learn more about Beta Gamma Sigma here.



POSTED: Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - 3:16pm