Alpha Kappa Delta

International Sociological Society

Benefits of AKD:

  • Includes membership card.
  • Free one year subscription to Sociological Inquiry, the official journal of AKD.
  • Access to AKD newsletter.
  • Free cord to wear at graduation.
  • AKD provides honoraria for initiation speakers, funds student travel to regional sociological meetings, and funds research symposia.
  • AKD sponsors student paper contests for members with cash prizes and travel money to participate in the American Sociological Association Honors Program.
  • Concordia will pay the $40.00 membership fee!

Requirements to Join:

  1. Must be sociology major or demonstrate a serious interest in sociology/social issues (all sociology minors, social work majors, and law & justice majors fulfill this requirement)
  2. Have an overall 3.0 GPA, including sociology courses
  3. Must be at least  junior 
  4. Taken at least 4 courses with an SOC prefix

Potential candidates should contact Dr. Carol Jabs as the AKD chapter representative by phone, ext. 3145 or email, for further information.

Download the application today here