Kappa Mu Epsilon
Kappa Mu Epsilon is a national mathematics honor society. To be eligible for membership, students must rank in the upper 35 percent of their class and have completed four mathematics courses at or above the Calculus I level with an overall average of B. The Susquehanna chapter was chartered in 1969.
Kappa Mu Epsilon was founded in 1931 and today boasts 75,000 members.
The primary purposes of being a member of Kappa Mu Epsilon are to:
- Further the interests of mathematics in those schools that place their primary emphasis on undergraduate programs
- Help undergraduate students realize the important role that mathematics has played in the development of civilization
- Develop an appreciation of the power and beauty possessed by mathematics, due mainly to its demand for logical and rigorous modes of thought
- Provide a society for the recognition of outstanding achievement in the study of mathematics at the undergraduate level
- Disseminate the knowledge of mathematics and familiarize its members with the current progress in this important area of human interest.