Psi Chi is the National Honor Society in Psychology, founded in 1929 for the purpose of encouraging, stimulating, and maintaining excellence in scholarship and advancing the science of psychology.
The aims of Psi Chi are summarized in two Greek words:
Membership is open to graduates and undergraduate men and women who are making the study of psychology one of their major interests and who meet the minimum qualifications. Psi Chi is an affiliate of the American Psychological Association (APA) and a member of the Association of College Honor Societies. Also, Psi Chi works closely with its sister honor society Psi Beta, the national honor society in psychology for community and junior colleges.
Psi Chi serves two major goals:
The national organization provides programs to help achieve the goals of Psi Chi. Among these are:
Graduate students can apply for membership if they have:
The Marywood chapter of Psi Chi holds an annual initiation ceremony during the Spring semester. Application materials for membership are available from the department secretary
Psychology & Counseling Department | McGowan Center, Rooms 1032 & 1034
Grad: (570)348-6226 | Undergrad: (570)348-6270 | Fax: (570)340-6040
Questions about the Psychology Program to Dr. Estelle Campenni at email@example.com.
Questions about the Counseling Program to Dr. Jennifer Barna at firstname.lastname@example.org.