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Beta Alpha Psi - Kappa Theta Chapter

Beta Alpha Psi is an international honorary organization for accounting students and professionals. It is intended to help accounting majors develop a professional self-image and learn more about the demands and career opportunities in the accounting profession. 


As the premier professional accounting and business information society, the Kappa Theta Chapter of Beta Alpha Psi at UL Lafayette recognizes academic excellence, complements members’ formal education by providing interaction between students, faculty, and professionals, and fosters lifelong growth, service, and ethical conduct.


A student is a pledge one semester before they are initiated into full membership. In order to pledge, students must be in an upper level accounting course, and have a 3.0 GPA in accounting courses and overall. In order to be initiated into membership, a student must be in upper level accounting courses, have completed 60 hours of course work, have a 3.0 GPA in accounting courses and overall, and have participated in Beta Alpha Psi professional and community activities during their pledge semester.

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Faculty Advisor

Suzanne Ward, Ph.D.
Department Head & Professor
Department of Accounting
(337) 482-6085 |
Moody Hall, Room 307