Beta Alpha Psi was founded in 1919. By 2011, there will be 289 chapters on college and university campuses with over 300,000 members initiated since Beta Alpha Psi's formation.
Beta Alpha Psi is a nonprofit international honorary and service organization for Accounting, Finance, and Information Systems students at AACSB- or EQUIS-accredited universities. Beta Alpha Psi provides opportunities for development of technical and professional skills to complement university education; participation in community service; and interaction among students, faculty, and professionals.
The purposes of Beta Alpha Psi shall be to:
- recognize outstanding academic achievements in the field of accounting, finance, and information systems;
- promote the study and practice of professional fields related to these disciplines;
- provide opportunities for self-development and association among members and practicing financial professionals;
- encourage a sense of ethical, social, and public responsibilities.
Visit the National Beta Alpha Psi site at http://www.bap.org/.
National Beta Alpha Psi Alumni Site http://www.bapconnect.org/