Phi Alpha Theta National History Honor Society

Phi Alpha Theta is open to both Public History majors and non-majors. Established in 1921, Phi Alpha Theta currently has over 830 chapters nationwide. In order to become a member, a student must complete at least 12 semester hours in history with a GPA of at least 3.1 in history and at least 3.0 in all courses. In addition, students must be in the upper 35% of their class to qualify for membership.