STC students inducted into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

PTK Honor Society 2016

SAVANNAH, Ga. – Savannah Technical College inducted more than 20 students into its 2016 class for Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society’s Beta Xi Tau Chapter recently in the Eckburg Auditorium. To be eligible for membership, students must have completed a minimum of 12 degree-level semester credit hours and have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. The STC Beta Xi Tau Chapter now has more than 450 members.

In the ceremony, STC President Dr. Kathy Love challenged the new members to continue their hard work here at Savannah Tech and at future colleges or universities or occupations.  She said, “Phi Theta Kappa is not the end of your studies.  It is, in fact, just the beginning.”

The American Association of Community Colleges recognizes Phi Theta Kappa as the official honor society for two-year colleges.


#1639 | April 27, 2016
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Savannah Technical College serves Coastal Georgia with quality, market-driven technical education with campus locations in Chatham, Effingham and Liberty Counties. Serving more than 10,000 credit and non-credit students annually, Savannah Tech offers nearly 150 different instructional programs in Aviation Technology, Business and Professional Services, Industrial Technology, and Health Sciences in addition to Adult Education classes, industry-specific training and continuing education. The College serves as an economic and community development partner for the region, offering corporate and customized training and assessment programs for business and industry.

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