Phi theta kappa?

  1. 0 I have received an invitation to join my cc chapter of ptk, is it worth it? What exactly are the benefits?
  2. Visit  DaisyRenee profile page

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  3. Visit  ozoian profile page
    Don't do it. As a nursing student you think it will look good on a resume, but unless you hold a position (and in reality do you have to time run for a position with NCLEX and job searching/interviews?) it really doesn't do much for you.

    I paid 90 for a local chapter my final year of nursing school. Wish I hadn't spent that money.
  4. Visit  rubato profile page
    I decided not to. It was an extra $75 for something that I just didn't need. I already have a scholarship, so I didn't need that aspect. It has no scholarships available for my bridge to BSN when I get done with my ADN. I have absolutely no time for anything extra right now.
  5. Visit  bubblejet50 profile page
    I joined it for a resume builder since I really didnt do much extracurriculars in college
  6. Visit  zoe92 profile page
    I joined it. My fee was around $50. It's something to put on my resume & some of the state schools I applied to (I was took pre reqs at cc & transferring to a 4 year school for a BSN) gave me specific scholarships for being a member (up to 5k, which I appreciate).
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  7. Visit  eatmysoxRN profile page
    I was in it. Potential scholarships later and it looked good on my resume. Took a few days for volunteering requirements but nothing too extreme.

    ~ No One Can Make You Feel Inferior Without Your Consent -Eleanor Roosevelt ~
  8. Visit  CupcakeMonster profile page

    I joined Phi Theta Kappa because it looks good on your resume, and not only that, but I get an extra 1000$ per year as a PTK scholarship. It might not sound like much, but every bit helps!

    Totally up to you, but the 75$ I spent inititally has paid off

    Good luck to you!

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    I have received an invitation to join my cc chapter of ptk, is it worth it? What exactly are the benefits?
  9. Visit  DaisyRenee profile page
    Thank you everyone for the replies!
  10. Visit  StayHumble11 profile page
    I'm in it, resume builder and sometimes u can go on cool trips. Scholarships are possible too
  11. Visit  jeepgrl015 profile page
    I joined my cc chapter for a resume builder and an nursing application builder as well. I also received an extra 3k to the BSN program I applied for and the admission counselor said to take advantage of anything that will make me stand out. Congratulations and good luck!
    HappyWife77 likes this.

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