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International Honor Society of Nursing
Chapter #145 Region 8
Sigma Theta Tau - Zeta Gamma Chapter

Membership Criteria


Undergraduate students:

1. Enrolled in a baccalaureate or equivalent program.

2. One-half of nursing curriculum completed.

3. Grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale or the equivalent.

4. Rank in the upper 35% of graduating class.

Graduate students

1. One-fourth of required graduate curriculum completed.

2. Grade point average of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale or the equivalent.


Nurse Leader

1. Legally recognized to practice nursing in his/her country.

2. Minimum of a baccalaureate degree or the equivalent in any field.

3. Demonstrated achievement in nursing.

Examples of achievement in nursing for Nurse Leader:

Creativity/innovation in clinical practice
Leadership qualities contributing to improved health care
Improvement of the status of nursing organizations
Research development utilization
Mentoring of colleagues

Others as listed on the honor society web site

Membership criteria for all interested students or nurse leaders


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