Professional Department Clubs

A Capella Choir
To present the best in choral music at the collegiate level.
Advisor: Keith Moore, Music Department, 256-782-5544

Alpha Kappa Psi
The mission of the Psi Chi Chapter of Alpha Kappa Psi is to produce a legacy of leaders that will flourish in morality, education and professionalism.
Advisor: Jimmeka Leverette, Career Services, 256-782-5092

Alpha Omicron Omega
To enhance the education of students in the School of Education.
Advisor: Andrea Rains, Department of Kinesiology, 256-782-5902

Alpha Phi Sigma (Criminal Justice Honor Society)
To recognize and promote academic excellence among students engaged in collegiate preparation for professional service in the field of criminal justice.
Advisor: H. Dean Buttram, Criminal Justice, 256-782-8179

Alpha Sigma Omega
To improve criminal justice through educational activities.
Advisor: Randal Wood, Criminal Justice, 256-782-5340

American Chemical Society 
To advance the interest in chemistry through education and research.
Advisor: Al Nichols, Physical and Earth Science, 256-782-8150

American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA)
To get the students involved in the local design community, create a community of their own and help them build leadership and design skills that will be valuable as they move into the professional world.
Advisor: Christian Dunn, Art Department, 256-782-5622

Association of Sport Industry Professionals  
To provide opportunities to improve resumes, interview and communication skills and to promote student outreach and community service.
Advisor: Allen Gilbert, Kinesiology, 256-782-8012


Child Development
To provide professional development and social interaction for students seeking a career working with young children.
Advisor: Jill Marsh, Family and Consumer Science, 256-782-5869

Chi Sigma Iota International Honor Society-Chi Theta Chapter
The mission of Chi Theta is to promote counselor education student involvement in professional scholarship and service to the community.
Advisor: James Todd McGahey, Educational Resources, 256-782-8134

Delta Sigma Pi
Professional business fraternity organized to foster the study of business in universities and to encourage scholarship, social activity and to promote close affiliation between the commercial world.
Advisor: John Sneed, Finance, Economics & Accounting, 256-782-5772

Family and Consumer Sciences Club (FSC)
To improve the lives of families, individuals and communities through community projects, fundraising and annual conventions.
Advisor: Robbie Boggs, Family and Consumer Sciences, 256-782-5056

Financial Management Association
To promote professional leadership opportunities in finance for students across business disciplines.
Advisor: Benjamin Boozer, Finance, Economic, Accounting, 256-782-5775

Geography Club
To further interest in and visibility of geography at JSU and in the surrounding region.
Advisor: Vicki Tinnon, Geography Department, 256-782-5216

JSU Robotics Team
To foster student interests in engineering and robotics fields by designing and creating various projects to be used in different applications. To aid students in designing and troubleshooting various projects using the knowledge and expertise of fellow students and faculty. To compete in engineering and robotics competitions and challenges.
Advisor: Teje Sult, Applied Engineering, 256-782-8437

Kappa Kappa Psi
To provide service to the college and university bands
Advisor: Jeremy Stovall, Music, 256-782-5061

Kappa Mu Epsilon, Mathematics Honor Society
To promote the interest of mathematics among undergraduate students and to recognize students who have attained academic distinction in mathematics.
Advisor: David Dempsey, MCIS, 256-782-5124

Kappa Pi Iota Alpha   
To assist the art department with exhibitions and other functions, raise money for art scholarships, museum trips, raise awareness of the arts in the community and assist with art programs at local elementary and high schools.          
Advisor: Jauneth Skinner, Art Department, 256-782-5626

Lambda Alpha Epsilon (Alpha Sigma Omega)
The goal of the organization is to represent JSU and the Criminal Justice department in regional and national competitions as well as help the community.
Advisor: Brian Patton, Criminal Justice, 256-782-8126

Pre-Law Society
To educate and inform students interested in pursuing a profession in law.
Advisor: Lori Owens, Political Science, 256-782-5106

Psychology Club
To help students interested in psychology learn more about it, attend psychology conferences, and find careers in psychology-related fields.
Advisor: Heidi Dempsey, Psychology and Philosophy Department, 256-782-5895

Public Relations Student Society of America
The Public Relations Organization is to provide an atmosphere of growth and development as young public relations professionals. We will thrive morally, educationally, and historically.
Advisor: Augustine Ihator, Communication Department, 256-782-8205

Sigma Alpha Iota
To enhance and uphold the highest standards of music for college women and alumnae who share an interest in music.
Advisor: Allison McInnis, Music, 256-782-6112

Sigma Tau Delta
To promote language literature, and literacy; to honor those who achieve excellence in these areas.
Advisor: Andrea Porter, English Department, 26-782-5861

Social Work Club
To promote a positive image of social work on campus and in the community.
Advisor: Jonathan Adams, Social Work Department, 256-782-5338

Society of Professional Journalist
To promote diversity, freedom of information and ethics.
Advisor: Mike Stedham, Communications Department, 256-782-5713

Society for Human Resource Managers (SHRM)
To promote professional networking and educating future human resource managers.
Advisor: Hill Mayfield, Management and Marketing, 256-782-5272

Sociology Club
To promote professional, intellectual and personal growth, to encourage community consciousness by sponsoring activities of interest for students, to promote the ideas of service and scholarship through the discipline of sociology, to cooperate with other organizations at JSU, to continually strive to serve the community and better understand the social forces shaping it.
Advisor: Tina Deshotels, Sociology, 256-782-5350
Email: tdeshotels@jsu,edu

Student Chapter American Choral Directors Association
The mission of the ACDA is to inspire excellence in choral music through education, performance, composition and advocacy
Advisor:  Music Department, 256-782-5544
Email: TBD

To promote scholarship, spread knowledge and encourage research in the biological sciences.
Advisor: Lori Tolley-Jordan, Biology Department, 256-782-5964