- Accounting Society
Accounting Society serves as source of involvement and information for students interested
in pursuing a degree in accounting. All interested students, regardless of academic
class status, are welcome to attend meetings and events to benefit from the professional
development and networking opportunities provided.
ALPFA's mission is to promote professional development, build relationships, and community
service. ALPFA has valuable tools to help students network, earn internships, and
learn the skills to become a successful business leader, regardless of ethnicity or
- Alpha Kappa Psi
With membership open to all majors. Alpha Kappa Psi is among the largest business
student organizations on campus. Known for developing principled business leaders,
Alpha Kappa Psi is the world's oldest business fraternity. Its core values include
brotherhood, knowledge, integrity, service and unity.
- American Marketing Association
The American Marketing Association is North America's largest marketing association.
A professional association for individuals and organizations involved in the practice,
teaching and study of marketing, AMA activities include service-learning projects
and social programs. USF's chapter was ranked a top 15 chapter at the AMA's International
- Association for Information Systems
AIS at USF is an organization that connects students with professionals in the BAIS
field through speaker presentations, events and networking opportunities. AIS members
are exposed to educational and practical advancements in technology, as well as job/internship
opportunities and workshops.
- Association of Future Professionals in Business Management
AFPBM is a new and growing organization that is open to all majors. It provides useful
information to students that are interested in pursuing management positions or learning
about the importance of management skills in the workplace. The organization hosts
professional speakers, provides social events, and serves as a networking community
of skillful professionals.
- Beta Alpha Psi - St. Petersburg Chapter
Beta Alpha Psi is a nonprofit international honorary and service organization for
accounting, finance, and information systems students at AACSB- or EQUIS-accredited
universities. Beta Alpha Psi provides opportunities for development of technical and
professional skills to complement university education; participation in community
service; and interaction among students, faculty, and professionals.
- Beta Alpha Psi - Tampa Chapter
Beta Alpha Psi, an international honors organization for financial information students and professionals, affords an invaluable networking experience
with professionals. Open to top-performing upper level students, the USF chapter has
earned the "superior chapter" designation for 42 consecutive years, the longest consecutive
number of years in the nation. It is also one of only two chapters in the world to
receive the Gold Chapter designation since the award's inception in 2009.
- Beta Gamma Sigma
Beta Gamma Sigma is the international honor society serving business programs accredited
by AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.
Membership in Beta Gamma Sigma is the highest recognition a business student anywhere
in the world can receive in a business program accredited by AACSB International.
Invitations for membership are extended once a semester.
- Business Development Club
The Business Development Club cultivates the next generation of customer-facing go-to-market
leaders from all majors at the University of South Florida. The club connects students
with businesses to enable recruiting and skills development. Business partners join
weekly club meetings held on both the Tampa and St. Petersburg campuses to share experiences
and students work together to develop selling skills. Professional Sales Club members
also work with the Center for Marketing and Sales Innovation to host four sales competitions
each year, travel to multiple intercollegiate sales competitions, and apply their
developing skills to support charitable organizations.
- Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals
The University of South Florida Council for Supply Chain Management Professionals
is dedicated to educating students from all academic backgrounds about the supply
chain management profession. This organization is the only CSCMP student roundtable
in the state of Florida which gives students a unique experience to further their
supply chain knowledge. The organization host networking events to expose our brightest
minds to current supply chain leaders and promote the transfer of ideas and experience
between current and future supply chain professionals.
- Delta Sigma Pi
Delta Sigma Pi is a professional fraternity organized to foster the study of business,
to encourage scholarship, social activity and the association of students for their
mutual advancement by research and practice. Delta Sig promotes closer affiliations
between the corporate world and business students and seeks to serve the community.
- Rho Psi Chapter (St. Petersburg)
- Theta Phi Chapter (Tampa)
- Ethics and Debate Team
The Ethics and Debate Team meets regularly to talk about ethical challenges within
current events and culture. At weekly club meetings, the conversations are structured
but casual. At Team meetings, the group prepares to compete in different competitions
such as the Ethics Bowl, the International Business Ethics Case Competition, and state-wide
- FBLA-PBL (Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda)
Open to all majors, FBLA-PBL is an organization fostering the development of competent,
aggressive business leadership while creating more interest and understanding of American
business enterprise. It's goal is to strengthen the confidence of students in themselves
and their work.
- Gamma Iota Sigma
USF's Gamma Iota Sigma chapter is an international fraternity dedicated to promoting
and sustaining student interest in careers in insurance, risk management, and actuarial
science through teamwork, integrity, excellence, diversity, and service.
- Graduate Business Association
The GBA is an organization of graduate students in the USF Muma College of Business.
We strive to enhance the educational experience of all graduate business students
by providing networking events, career enhancement and social opportunities.
- Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals - USF Chapter
Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals, established in 1952, is an international,
nonprofit association, headquartered in Austin, Texas USA, with offices in Hong Kong,
United Kingdom, The Netherlands, and Dubai. HFTP is recognized as the spokes group
for the finance and technology segments of the hospitality industry with members and
stakeholders spanning across the globe. HFTP uniquely understands the industry's pressing
issues and assists its stakeholders in finding solutions to their challenges more
efficiently than any organization. It does this via its expert networks, research,
certification programs, information resources, and conferences/events such as HITEC.
HFTP also owns the world's only hospitality-specific search engine, PineappleSearch.com®.
- Hospitality Society
The Hospitality Society aims to be a collective group of individuals driven to increase
their knowledge and experience within their fields of interest. The society will host
events promoting cohesion amongst other groups on campus as well as hands-on experience
within the hospitality field. It will provide members with opportunities to learn
about international and local hospitality practices ranging from food and beverages
to guest services.
- Investment Club
The Investment Club at the St. Petersburg campus focuses on investments education
and industry networking for all USF students and communities. Students in this club
are invited to join the Student Managed Investment Fund managed by the Merrill Lynch
Wealth Management Center in Lynn Pippenger Hall. The club holds events and seminars
to facilitate students’ hands-on learning experience in the investment industry. The
club also guides students on the CFA path.
- National Association of Black Accountants
NABA is dedicated to expanding the influence of minority professionals in the fields
of accounting and finance. NABA aims to develop members' professional skills, encourage
and assist minority students in entering the accounting profession, provide opportunities
for civic responsibility, and represent the interests of current and prospective minority
- Net Impact at the University of South Florida
This organization's mission is to inspire, educate, and equip individuals to use the
power of business to create a more socially and environmentally sustainable world.
- Phi Chi Theta
Phi Chi Theta is a co-ed, professional business fraternity with the goal of creating
the business leaders of the future. Phi Chi Theta emphasizes wellness as it relates
to professional development, interdisciplinary knowledge, philanthropy, and a strong
- Real Estate Society at USF
The Real Estate Society at USF is a student organization in the Muma College of Business
that is open to all students at USF. Our mission is to promote the commercial real
estate industry as an exciting and often-overlooked career option for business students. The
club hosts monthly meetings along with many social events and corporate tours to help
students find both internships and scholarships. Interested students are welcome to
attend meetings and events to benefit from the amazing networking opportunities that
this organization provides. There are no dues required.
- Student Finance Association
The Student Finance Association strives for academic, professional and business success
for our members while providing insights on careers in finance. Finance and investment
professionals speak at the SFA's biweekly meetings on topics such as the investment
environment and career prospects. Members attend dinners and events hosted by Tampa's
Chartered Financial Analyst Society.
- Investment Club
The USF Student Investment Club is the largest student-run finance organization in
the Southeast with 1,820+ general members. It is run by students, for students interested
in careers in finance. In addition to opportunities to conduct equity research and
investment management, it offers students unrivaled networking and mentorship opportunities,
a history of successful alumni placement in the firms that shape the global financial
markets through recruiting events, and a speaker series with professionals.
- Toastmasters International
Confidence. The ability to communicate, persuade and lead. The skill to tell one's
story, shape better tomorrows and point others in the same direction. These are the
attributes of leaders, and not all leaders are born with talent. For nearly a century,
Toastmasters International has been helping women and men of every background, education
level and economic standing develop the competency they need to become effective communicators
and inspired leaders.
- Women in Business Society
- The USF Women in Business Society aims to bridge the gap between the academic and
business worlds in order to prepare our members for success in future leadership roles.
Through speaking engagements and social events, our members have the opportunity to
enhance their business skills, build their professional network, and expand their