Zeta Sigma Chapter BETA ALPHA PSI
SUPERIOR for 28 Consecutive Years
BETA ALPHA PSI is an international honorary organization for Financial Information students and professionals. The primary objective of Beta Alpha Psi is to encourage and give recognition to scholastic and professional excellence in the business information field. This includes promoting the study and practice of accounting, finance and information systems. Beta Alpha Psi was founded in 1919.
By 2015, there will be over 300 chapters on college and university campuses with over 300,000 members initiated since Beta Alpha Psi's formation. The Zeta Sigma Chapter of Beta Alpha Psi was established on the North Carolina A&T State University campus in 1983. The Zeta Sigma chapter is the only one in North Carolina to achieve the highest honor, Superior status, for 30 consecutive years. The organization sponsors professional programs that provide opportunities for self-development and allows members and practicing professionals to network and discuss current topics.
Beta Alpha Psi encourages a sense of ethical, social, and public responsibility among its members. Past members of the Zeta Sigma Chapter have reached the pinnacle of success becoming presidents of Fortune 100 Companies, partners in International Accounting Firms, and professors at major universities.
Faculty Advisor and Contact:
Dr. Lisa A. Owens-Jackson, PhD, CPA.
Interim Associate Dean, School of Business and Economics
Attn: Zeta Sigma Chapter—Beta Alpha Psi
North Carolina A & T State University
1601 East Market Street
School of Business and Economics
Department of Accounting and Finance
413 Merrick Hall
Greensboro, NC 27411
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