Honor Society

AKD KeyThe Sociology Department houses the Beta Alpha Chapter of Alpha Kappa Delta, the International Sociology Honor Society. 

AKD student members are eligible to apply for grants to attend professional conferences. Membership in AKD is based on academic qualifications, and is by invitation only.  In 2013, the requirements for invitation were:
  • 3.5 or better GPA overall

  • 3.5 or better GPA in the major

  • Junior or Senior standing

  • 16 or more credits completed in the major

For more information, please contact the AKD Faculty Advisor, Prof. Yamamoto (yamamotor@oldwestbury.edu).