College of Business Student Organizations


Be sure to file the 2016-2017 Organization Information Form to have your organization's most current information listed on the Leadership and Student Involvement website. Don't see your group? You aren't registered for this year yet. Complete the form above to begin that process!

Alpha Kappa Psi

Alpha Kappa Psi Professional Business Fraternity is the oldest, largest, and most prestigious business fraternity in the world. It has been shaping people and business since its founding in 1904. AKPsi has been on USM's campus since 2002, and it continues to be the premier developer of business minded people on campus through community service, professional events, and campus involvement.

President: Kyara McShan | Email:

American Marketing Association 

The American Marketing Association (AMA) is the professional association for individuals and organizations who are leading the practice, teaching, and development of marketing worldwide. The Southern Miss AMA chapter focuses on professional development, community service, and fundraising. Membership is open to all students with an interest in marketing. AMA members have the opportunity to gain valuable experience managing finances, people, projects, and deadlines.

President: Amanda Herrington  | Email:

American Society of Interior Designers Student Chapter | Not yet registered for 2016-2017

Southern Miss students are active members of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) Student Chapter, hosting and participating in numerous activities and fund raisers, as well as national and regional events. Formed in 1980 the ASID Student Chapter holds several meetings during the fall and spring semesters at the interior design studio.

President: | Email

Beta Alpha Psi

Beta Alpha Psi is an honorary organization for Financial Information students and professionals. The primary objective of Beta Alpha Psi is to encourage and give recognition to scholastic and professional excellence in the business information field. This includes promoting the study and practice of accounting, finance, and information systems; providing opportunities for self-development, service, and association among members and practicing professionals, and encouraging a sense of ethical, social, and public responsibility. Beta Alpha Psi was founded in 1919. It is a national organization with 300 chapters on college and university campuses with over 300,000 members initiated since Beta Alpha Psi's formation.

President: Bruce Kirk | Email:

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.

President: Kayla Alford | Email:

Business Student Advisory Council 

The Business Student Advisory Council is the liaison between the student body of The College of Business and the Deans office. It is made up of all disciplines and student groups housed within The College of Business.

President: Kayla Alford  | Email:

Delta Sigma Pi

Delta Sigma Pi is a professional fraternity organized to foster the study of business in universities; to encourage scholarship, social activity and the association of students for their mutual advancement by research and practice; to promote closer affiliation between the commercial world and students of commerce, and to further a higher standard of commercial ethics and culture and the civic and commercial welfare of the community.

President: Brianna Stinson| Email:

Enactus | Not yet registered for 2016-2017

A community of students, academic and business leaders to committed to using the power of entrepreneurial action to trans- form lives and shape a better more sustainable world.

President:  | Email 

Fashion Merchandising Organization

The Fashion Merchandising Organization is a group that meets every other Tuesday to discuss relevant fashion topics. We plan on campus events and meet with guest speakers to find out more about the fashion industry.

President: AndreAnna Tate | Email: 

Financial Management Association

The Financial Management Association offers students an opportunity to be part of an exclusive network of finance professionals, practitioners, and students around the world. Offering more value than virtually any other student organization, individual student membership with FMA provides resources for job searching, careers in finance, finance certifications, furthering education and networking.

President: Andrew Payton | Email:

Investment Club

The USM Investment Club will focus on introducing and teaching students about financial investing. With real money or mock accounts, a real-time portfolio is made for students to manage.

President: Erik Hansson | Email:


Student Economic Development Association

This is an academic organization for graduate and undergraduate students who are interested in the development of communities. The Student Economic Development Association associates with the Department of Economic Development and Tourism at the University of Southern Mississippi to promote an understanding of economic development, to sponsor on-campus educational seminars, and to affiliate with national professional organizations.

President: Kristen Mitchell | Email: