Willie A. Deese College of Business and Economics

Accounting and Finance Student Organizations

BETA ALPHA PSI is an international honorary organization for Financial Information students and professionals, founded in 1919. The primary objective of Beta Alpha Psi is to encourage and give recognition to scholastic and professional excellence in the business information field. This includes promoting the study and practice of accounting, finance, and information systems.

There are over 300 Beta Alpha Psi chapters on college and university campuses with over 300,000 members. The Zeta Sigma Chapter of Beta Alpha Psi was established on the North Carolina A&T State University campus in 1983. The Zeta Sigma Chapter is the only one in North Carolina to achieve the highest honor, Superior status, for 30 consecutive years. The organization sponsors professional programs that provide opportunities for self-development and networking between professionals and students. Fostering the tradition of success, members of the chapter have gone on to be presidents of Fortune 100 companies, partners in international accounting firms, and professors at major universities. 


BAP-Beta Alpha Psi Zeta Sigma Chapter 
Faculty Advisors:  Dr. Kecia Williams Smith, kwsmith3@ncat.edu and Dr. Lisa Owens Jackson, laowensj@ncat.edu 

ALOBEAEM-Accounting the Language of Business, the Eyes, and Ears of Management 
Faculty Advisor:  Dr. Melissa Davis, mrdavis5@ncat.edu 

SMIF-Student Managed Investment Fund 
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Collins Okafor, ceokafor@ncat.edu

North Carolina A&T State University
Willie A. Deese College of Business and Economics
Department of Accounting and Finance
224 Merrick Hall
1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411
Phone: 336-334-7581
Fax: 336-256-2274