Phi Chi Theta
Phi Chi Theta is a national co-ed business fraternity founded in 1924 and currently consisting of over 20,000 members. The purpose of the organization is to promote the cause of higher business education and training for all individuals; to foster high ideals for everyone pursuing a career in business; to encourage fraternity and cooperation among people preparing for such careers; and to stimulate the spirit of sacrifice and unselfish devotion to the attainment of such ends.
Montevallo’s Gamma Tau chapter of the fraternity is very active, hosting the annual Dress for Success event, holding meetings with speakers on various topics of interest to rising business professionals, and in 2017 planning and hosting a career fair on campus. The fraternity holds open rush at the beginning of each semester to recruit new chapter members who meet certain criteria, including a minimum 2.75 GPA and a business major.
Beta Gamma Sigma
Beta Gamma Sigma is the honor society serving business programs accredited by AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Membership in Beta Gamma Sigma is the highest recognition a business student anywhere in the world can receive in a business program accredited by AACSB International.
The purpose of Beta Gamma Sigma is to encourage and reward scholarship and accomplishment among students of business and administration, to promote the advancement of education in the art and science of business, and to foster integrity in the conduct of business operations.
Dr. Doug Smith