University of Southern Indiana

Pi Alpha Alpha Honors Society

Membership in PAA is limited to persons who demonstrate academic achievement in public affairs and administration program in NASPAA member schools and/or outstanding public service, and who fall within the following classes: student, alumni, faculty and honorary. All memberships are national memberships with a local chapter affiliation. All categories of membership enjoy the same rights and privileges.

Masters Degree Student Memberships

Students may be inducted from among the master’s degree students in the department, institute, or school wherever the Pi Alpha Alpha chapter membership is based provided:

  1. They have maintained a GPA of at least 3.7. A chapter may set higher GPA requirements if it chooses.
  2. Master degree students must have completed at least fifty percent (50%) of the required course work (a minimum of 18 semester hours or 27 quarter hours). A chapter may set a higher percent of completion if it chooses.

Inductees to Pi Alpha Alpha from USI MPA Program

Fall 2016
Holly Gossman
Traci Welp

Spring 2017
Misty Henry
Shadrach Mensah
Malcom Krepp
Ashley Hughes

Spring 2018

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