Beta Alpha Psi is an honorary and professional organization for students of accountancy, finance, and information systems. Its stated purpose includes recognition of outstanding academic achievements in those fields, promotion of the study and practice of accounting and information systems, provision of opportunities for self-development, association among members and financial information professionals and encouragement of a sense of ethical, social, and public responsibility. The organization seeks to develop its members' professionalism through career-oriented, social, and community activities. Being a member of Beta Alpha Psi will provide great opportunities to interact with both  the accounting faculty and members of the professional accounting community.