Walsh College

Delta Mu Delta

Delta Mu Delta is a national honor society in Business Administration, founded in 1913 by five professors in the School of Commerce, Finance and Accounting at New York University.

The Greek letters in the Society’s name stand for Dia Mathessos Dynamis (Through Knowledge, Power), the power to manage creativity for social and economic good.

The Gamma Eta chapter of Delta Mu Delta was established at Walsh College in 1976, becoming the 79th chapter nationwide. Currently, Delta Mu Delta chapters operate at 197 different colleges and universities throughout the United States and Canada.

Membership is by invitation only. Four times a year qualifying students are mailed an application to join Delta Mu Delta.

Delta Mu Delta membership criteria are:

  • Undergraduate students ranking in the top 20 percent of students in their class with a cumulative grade point average of 3.300 or higher
  • Graduate students ranking in the top 20 percent of students in their class with a cumulative grade point average of 3.600 or higher
  • Doctoral students ranking in the top 20 percent of students in their class, with a cumulative grade point average of 3.800 or higher
  • Eligible undergraduate students must have completed at least 23 semester hours in residence at Walsh College
  • Eligible graduate students must have completed at least 18 semester hours in residence at Walsh College
  • Eligible doctoral students must have completed at least 30 credit hours
For more information on Delta Mu Delta, please go to our Web site.