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Psi Chi

Psi Chi is the International Honor Society in psychology. The Coastal Carolina University Chapter of Psi Chi has been active since 1990. Membership in Psi Chi is open to students who are psychology majors or minors and who have maintained a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher and a GPA of 3.25 or higher in psychology courses after completing 3 full-time semesters and at least 9 credits of psychology courses. Information about the next new member drive will be distributed to all psychology majors and minors via e-mail in September 2018, but new member applications can be completed anytime online at Be sure to indicate you want to join the Coastal Carolina University chapter when completing the application. New member applications will be reviewed and processed in October 2018, and applicants will be contacted at that time about the status of their applications.


Co-Presidents: Maria Sparacino, Colin Katchmar
Vice-President: Michael Spickofsky
Treasurer: Chelsea York

Faculty Co-Advisers: Marlena Ryba, Ph.D.

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Psychology Club

The Psychology Club is a student-run social organization open to all students with an interest in psychology. The club sponsors fund raisers for local organizations, invites speakers to campus, and arranges trips to local and regional psychology conferences. The Psychology Club has been active since 1993.

Faculty Adviser: Matthew Murphy, Ph.D.

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