What are the eligibility requirements to be a member of Kappa Omicron Nu?
Undergraduate students shall
Have declared a major in one of the specializations in the human sciences,
Have completed 45 semester hours or equivalent,
Rank in the top 25% of their class in the unit.
Graduate students shall
Be enrolled in a graduate program in one of the specializations in the human
Have completed 12 semester hours of graduate work or equivalent, and
Have a minimum GPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale.
Any chapter, at its discretion, may establish higher collegiate eligibility
What is Human Sciences?
As an academic framework the Human Sciences provide multidisciplinary
education, research, and service focused on individuals, families,
communities, and their health and environments for the purpose of improving
and enhancing the quality of living.
The Human Sciences signify a commitment to improving social justice and
developing more desirable relations in communities, organizations, and the
wider society for the benefit of all.
Representing the Human Sciences and a philosophy of improving the quality of
living, membership in Kappa Omicron Nu Honor Society is available to majors
in academic programs including (but not limited to) athletic training,
design, education, exercise science, family and consumer sciences, financial
planning, food science and human nutrition, gerontology, health sciences,
hotel/restaurant management, human development, interior design and human
environment, kinesiology, leadership, merchandising management, policy
analysis and management, social work, textiles and apparel, and wellness.