Student Clubs and Organizations
The duty of the FDU Accounting Society is to help FDU students, both accounting and non-accounting majors, understand, prepare, and use financial information by linking accounting education with the "real world". During each semester, the Accounting Society invites accounting firms, companies, organizations and other accounting societies to visit campus and present to the club. Named "Organization of the Year" at the 12th Annual Maddy Awards, presented by the Student Government Association.
AMA Club is a collegiate chapter of the American Marketing Association, and is open to undergraduate and graduate students of all majors. The purposes of this club are to foster students’ knowledge in the field of marketing, provide students with opportunities to enhance leadership and marketing skills, and promote relationships between students, faculty, and business professionals.
The purpose of this undergraduate club is to educate and provide a forum for students who are interested in the finance industry. Members will have an opportunity to discover and learn about available careers in finance through club-sponsored trips and invited speakers.
The club provides a forum for graduate students at FDU to learn about various business issues that will develop students into leaders. The club strives to strengthen the connection between students, FDU, and the business community through social, academic, and professionally-geared activities.
The Accounting Society is an organization comprised of both undergraduate and graduate students who are currently attending or planning on attending Fairleigh Dickinson University in the future. The Accounting Society will help better prepare the students at Fairleigh Dickinson University to be creative, dedicated, and hard-working business professionals.
The purpose of this club is to provide our members with essential knowledge of real life business situations and to help improve our members’ marketability, networking strategies, and skills to become successful leaders for today’s and tomorrow’s global economy. Through the use of interactive business and social events, community service, and networking, we better prepare students of Fairleigh Dickinson University to enter into the business world and to begin progressive careers as thoughtful, creative, and compassionate leaders.
ALPFA provides many programs and benefits to aspiring students interested in accounting, finance or related career professions. Benefits of student membership include access to scholarship opportunities, skills development workshops, networking with key hiring professionals and sponsors, and discounts on various ALPFA events.
The mission of the Green Club is To assess and minimize the ecological footprint made by Fairleigh Dickinson University. This initiative began in early February, 2006 when students, faculty and administration met with the FDU Facilities Manager to discuss how students could be involved with creating and sustaining a green campus. This led to the formation of the Sustainable Campus Committee open to anyone on both campuses and the Green Club for students.
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Founded in 1919, Beta Alpha Psi is an honor organization for financial information students and professionals.
Beta Gamma Sigma is the international honor society serving business programs accredited by AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Membership in Beta Gamma Sigma is the highest recognition a business student anywhere in the world can receive in a business program accredited by AACSB International.
The New Jersey Collegiate Business Administration Association (NJCBAA) is a statewide honor society for students studying business at both the two and four year colleges in New Jersey. Each year, the top 1% of undergraduate students pursuing degrees in business will be extended an invitation to join this most prestigious honor society. The NJCBAA members are proud to be able to recognize the outstanding academic achievements of our young business professionals.
With a membership of more than 15,000, the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSCPA) is the largest professional organization serving the needs of Garden State CPAs. Representing the majority of New Jersey CPAs in public practice, industry, government and education, the NJSCPA supports members in fulfilling their professional responsibilities and achieving success through leadership, education, networking, and community involvement initiatives.