Phi Theta Kappa | Thomas Nelson Community College

Phi Theta Kappa

Important Message

Thomas Nelson campus offices in Hampton and Williamsburg remain closed to the public through June 12, reopening June 15. Classes have resumed through virtual, or alternative delivery, and the College has moved to a telework environment. Student services are available online. Registration is now open online for summer and fall classes. Visit for more information.

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Phi Theta Kappa is the international honor society of the two-year college. Thomas Nelson is the home of the Phi Sigma chapter of PTK. 

  • The purpose of Phi Theta Kappa is to recognize and encourage scholarship and community service among community college students. All Phi Theta Kappa activities are centered on the society’s four hallmarks: scholarship, leadership, service and fellowship.

  • You can learn more about the benefits of joining Phi Theta Kappa on the international website

  • Membership eligibility requirements: 12 credits of college level coursework completed, 3.5 GPA, and qualities of good citizenship

  • Membership is by invitation only. Eligible students will be notified via student email and invited to attend an orientation session

  • Follow Phi Sigma on Facebook and Twitter @ptkphisigma

Advisor: Dr. Valerie Burge-Hall
(757) 825-3641