Kappa Beta Delta

About Kappa Beta Delta

Kappa Beta Delta member institutions are accredited through the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

Kappa Beta Delta is an Honor Society for students enrolled in ACBSP Accredited Business Schools and Programs. CCRI Business students are invited to join if they have met eligibility requirements.

Eligibility Requirements:

  1. Must have completed 15 credit hours with a minimum of 6 credit hours completed in Business Administration courses, and

  2. Must have a minimum grade point average of 3.0
To be considered as a qualified applicant, apply by Friday, Feb. 16, 2018:
  • Email Professor Joanne Orabone at jorabone@ccri.edu
  • In the email Subject Line, note Kappa Beta Delta Applicant
  • Within the body of the email, provide your CCRI Student Number

Students will be notified of their eligibility by the end of February.

Why Should you Join?

There are many reasons why eligible students should join.

  • Kappa Beta Delta is the highest national recognition an individual with an associate degree in business can earn.
  • As a member of Kappa Beta Delta, individuals may attend national conferences and conventions in conjunction with the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs
  • Membership provides for networking opportunities with business professionals
  • Receive Society Publications for life
  • Plus, qualify for scholarship money from National Kappa Beta Delta
Lifetime Membership

A one-time membership fee of $40.00 (made payable to Kappa Beta Delta) must accompany the student's Personal Data Form (once you have been notified of qualifications to join).  NOTE:  Kappa Beta Delta is not a club and does not require any further responsibilities beyond the membership fee.

Scholarships for Paid Members of Kappa Beta Delta:

Once you have been notified of your qualifications to join Kappa Beta Delta and are a paid member of Kappa Beta Delta, you can apply for scholarship money available from the National Kappa Beta Delta organization.

The deadline for these scholarships is March 1, 2018.

Contact Information

Professor Joanne Orabone

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Last Updated: 10/15/18