Beta Alpha Psi

Iota Sigma Chapter

Beta Alpha Psi is a national honor society and a scholastic and professional accounting and finance fraternity. Only AACSB-accredited Colleges of Business may have a chapter.

Beta Alpha Psi recognizes outstanding academic achievements in the field of accounting and finance; promotes the study and practice of accounting and finance; provides opportunities for self-development, service, and association among members and practicing accounting and finance professionals; and encourages a sense of ethical, social, and public responsibility.

Beta Alpha Psi – The organization sponsors Student/CPA Night with the Louisiana State Society of CPAs.  Participants at student night get to meet employers and exchange contact information. Beta Alpha Psi members also participate in professional workshops during the semester and offer tutoring to Accounting 205 students.

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Students are invited to join if they have:

• declared accounting or finance as their major,
• completed two years of college and one upper-level accounting or finance course,
• maintained a GPA of at least 3.0 in upper-level accounting or finance courses and
• an overall GPA of at least 3.0 or GPA of 3.25 or better on the most recent 30 hours

Presiding: Officers of the Chapter – Spring 2019
Blaire Verdun – President
                          – Vice President
Brenin Roddy – Secretary
Sarah Ledet – Treasurer
Brianna Millet  – Officer of Communication
Molly Sampey – Vice President of Membership

Faculty Advisors:  Dr. Stephanie Merrell (985-448-4247,, 125 Powell) and Mrs. Samantha Falgout (985-448-4193,, 309A Powell).


Spring 2019 meeting dates:

Tues., 2/12/19; Tues., 3/19/19; Tues., 4/9/19; Tues., 4/30/10

Meetings will be held in 220 Powell.