Phi Theta Kappa

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GateWay supports the local Alpha Alpha Epsilon Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa. The Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) student organization provides many opportunities for involvement and leadership for two-year colleges through the International Honor Society. Visit to learn more about the many benefits of being an esteemed member of PTK.

Who Can Join?

Members are required to have completed 12 credit hours in college with a minimum G.P.A. of 3.5. Benefits of joining Phi Theta Kappa include:

  • Academic excellence diploma and transcript designation
  • Transfer scholarship eligibility only available to PTK members
  • Phi Theta Kappa graduation regalia
  • Scholarship, educational program and employment advantages

To join, complete the following steps:

  1. Complete a Phi Theta Kappa Membership Application.
  2. Obtain an unofficial transcript.
  3. Submit application and supporting documents to PTK advisor Ferdinand Hunter in AF106.
  4. Pay a one-time $70 membership fee and keep a signed copy of the deposit form for your records.

Application deadlines are the last Friday in September and February. If accepted, you will be invited to an Induction Ceremony. Family and friends are welcome to attend. You will receive your official membership certificate and pin by mail from PTK Headquarters.

For more information, please contact the Phi Theta Kappa President at


Danienne Johnson: President
Joshua Parks: Vice President of Service
Donny Nelson: Vice President of Leadership
Richard Grant: Vice President of Communication
Sara Brooks: Vice President of Scholarship
Josefina Blas: Vice President of Public Relations


Honors Faculty Director

Phone: (602) 286-8732
Room: AF151