Alpha Theta Theta:
A. Zachary Yamba Building
303 University Ave.
Room 1167
Newark, NJ 07102
Phone: 973.877.3596

Phi Theta Kappa 2017-2018 Officers:
In order from left to right: Prof. Lynn Wilson, Co-Advisor. Clark Roque, VP of Hallmarks. Amanda Karpinski, PTK International President (Bergen Community College). Edison Cantos, VP of Service. Alyssa Maquiling, VP of Scholarship. Johanna Navas, Secretary. Yelitza Perez, Vice President. Dwayne Henderson, President. Pyetra Camargo, VP of Fellowship. Vanessa Fiallos, Treasurer. Felix Njume, VP of Public Relations. Dr. Nidhal Marashi, Co-Advisor.
Chapter Officers not shown are Dereck Carias, VP of Honors in Action. Karenn Alves, VP of Web Management and Jonathan Cumbicus, VP of Fundraising.

Welcome to the website of the Alpha Theta Theta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for two-year colleges. Founded in 1918 and recognized by the American Association of Community Colleges in 1929, Phi Theta Kappa is the largest honor society in the world, with over 1000 chapters at community colleges in the United States, Canada, Germany, Japan and other countries. The Alpha Theta Theta Chapter at Essex County College was chartered in Fall of 1982.


Phi Theta Kappa’s membership consists of excellent, high-achieving students. Phi Theta Kappa recognizes and rewards members for their academic achievement and excellence, and assists them in their academic endeavors. From its beginning, Phi Theta Kappa has represented excellence in scholarship, leadership, and service. Among other benefits, membership in the Society provides a means to compete for over $36,000,000 in scholarships exclusive to Phi Theta Kappa members transferring to four-year colleges and universities.


You will learn more about the goals and purpose of Phi Theta Kappa, and the advantages that membership in Phi Theta Kappa offers, as you navigate through our website.


Please take a gander at the Completion Toolkit below for helpful resources within and outside of the college. Also don’t forget to visit our scholarships page for more resources.

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