Alpha Kappa Delta (AKD) was founded by U.S.C. sociologist, Dr. Emory S. Bogardus in
1920 to promote the scientific study of society by providing a forum for student and
faculty discussion. The society has grown into an international organization dedicated
to promoting, facilitating and recognizing academic scholarship in sociology.
Alpha Phi Sigma (ΑΦΣ) is the only National Criminal Justice Honor Society for Criminal
Justice Majors. The society recognizes academic excellence of undergraduate, graduate
students of criminal justice, as well as juris doctorate.
Lambda Alpha Epsilon (LAE) Fraternity aims to assist members in learning more about
the criminal justice system. The purpose of LAE is to bring members of the club together
so as to learn more about the Criminal Justice field, as well as gain insight and
network for potential job opportunities in the field.