Now Accepting: Alpha Kappa Delta Honor Society Applications

Dear Sociology Students:

Dr. Huberman, the Sociology Club/AKD Advisor, is now accepting applications for membership to the  International Sociological Honor Society, Alpha Kappa Delta (AKD).   For more information on the benefits of AKD membership, please complete: AKD Membership Application. To become a member of AKD, you must:


  •      Show a strong interest in Sociology by having completed at least four (4) courses in Sociology at UMKC,
  •      Have earned a GPA of 3.0 in your Sociology courses at UMKC
  •      Have earned a cumulative/overall GPA of 3.3




If you believe you meet these requirements, here’s what you need to do:

  •  Run a PlanMyDegree audit report and e-mail a copy of the audit to Dr. Huberman (, the Sociology Club Faculty Advisor.   For information about PlanMyDegree and how to print your audit, you can visit the following link:
  • After Dr. Huberman confirms with you that you qualify for AKD honors via e-mail, please complete/sign the attached application, and attach a check or money order for $40.00. Please bring your application and check or money order to the Sociology Main Office in Haag 208 and give them to the Administrative Assistant, Rita Hayes by 4:30pm on Friday, 4/28/17.  Your check or money order should be made out to “Sociology Club, UMKC” and please write “AKD” on the memo line.  The $40 is a one-time fee that covers the cost of processing your induction as a life-time member of AKD, your AKD Member Certificate and the AKD honors chords which can be worn at your commencement ceremony.

For more information about AKD, please click on the link:

If are not yet eligible for AKD but would like to participate in the UMKC Sociology Club, we encourage you to visit our Roo Groups page link below and click on the “Join Organization” link after you log in at

We look forward to hearing from you!

Dr. Jenny Huberman

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