No matter where you are in your educational journey—or where you’re going—the benefits of Phi Theta Kappa membership can help you achieve more. Mid launched a PTK chapter in 1989—one of nearly 1,300 PTK chapters worldwide. Over the past 31 years, Mid’s Alpha Omicron Omicron chapter has earned and maintained the highest level of achievement—a 5 Star Chapter.


If you meet eligibility requirements you'll receive an invitation in your Mid Mich Email.

  • Note | You may be asked to enter your Mid Mich Email.


  • Must have completed twelve (12) or more credit hours.
  • Must have a GPA of 3.0 or greater to join.
  • Must maintain a GPA of 3.0 or greater.

Attend a Chapter Meeting!

  • Chapter Meetings are held at 10am on Fridays.
  • Mt. Pleasant Campus | CLAB 306

PTK Induction

Mid Michigan College is excited to celebrate academic excellence of new inductees and welcome them into Mid's Alpha Omicron Omicron Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. Current members and Mid faculty and staff are also welcome to join the festivities.

  • 6pm Thursday, April 18, 2024
  • Mid Michigan College | Mt. Pleasant Campus | Community Room
  • Light refreshments will be served.
  • Inductees should arrive by 5:30pm and report to CLAB 178.

Questions? Contact Tammy Alvaro, Director of Student Life & Veteran Resources and PTK Chapter Advisor, at or (989) 386-6622 x634.

Sarah Kohler Shares Her Story

Phi Theta Kappa is...

  • a community for high-achieving students.
  • recognition of your academic success.
  • opportunities for personal and professional growth.
  • respected by college officials and potential employers.
PTK Members Selfie

Membership Benefits

The average PTK member receives $2,500 in transfer scholarships for two years.

Only top students receive this honor of being recognized for their academic success.

  • Membership card and certificate
  • Wear your membership pin proudly
  • Study and present an honors project
  • Membership listed on official transcript
  • Exclusive recognition at commencement

Members become leaders and gain real-world experience—skills employers want.

  • Include membership on your resume
  • Develop leadership skills
  • Enhance planning and organization skills
  • Attend conferences and trainings
  • PTK letter of recommendation

Members connect with supportive advisors, college leaders, and lifelong friends.

  • Meet and work with other PTK members
  • Serve your chapter and community
  • Network with influencers in your community, state, and across the country
  • Enjoy discounts for services
"The years I spent at Mid were the most transformational years of my life. I entered as a young man seeking direction, opened my mind to available opportunities, and developed a great sense of purpose. I am so thankful for my experience."



432 Active PTK Members 799 PTK Alumni 100+ Inductees Each Year

PTK Mission & Resources


"The purpose of Phi Theta Kappa shall be to recognize and encourage scholarship among two-year college students. To achieve this purpose, Phi Theta Kappa shall provide opportunity for the development of leadership and service, for an intellectual climate for exchange of ideas and ideals, for lively fellowship for scholars, and for stimulation of interest in continuing academic excellence."

Phi Theta Kappa's mission is two-fold.

  • To recognize and encourage the academic achievement of two-year college students.
  • To provide opportunities for individual growth and development through participation in honors, leadership, service, and fellowship programming.


Asking for Letters of Recommendation

Review these tips and information about requesting letters of recommendation from faculty or staff at Mid Michigan College.

Chapter Leadership

PTK Officer Team

PTK Advisor

Tammy Alvaro |


Mid's PTK Advisor