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Kappa Delta Pi

Liberty University Online Graduate Chapter

The Liberty University Online Graduate Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi is an international honor society in education for graduate students and professionals.

NOTE: This site is for graduates and professionals. For the undergraduate KDP chapter program please visit the undergraduate chapter page.

Mission Statement

Kappa Delta Pi would like to:

  • Recognize those who excel academically
  • Promote growth in the world of education
  • Acknowledge those who display leadership in their work
  • Enhance fellowship of others in the field of education

Qualifications

To be eligible for membership into the KDP, you must be a graduate or student at an institution offering an education degree and must have a plan to continue academically and professionally in the field of education. Applicants should not have any discipline issues on file.  Also, applicants must have completed at least six credit hours of graduate course work and have a minimum of twelve credit hours in education.  Lastly, in order to be in KDP you must maintain a cumulative GPA of a 3.25 or higher.

Expectations

Because the members of our group reside in various states, there are no expectations or requirements of attending meetings or participating in activities. We welcome your comments and suggestions so feel free to contact the counselor or officers listed below.

Officers

Counselor: Dr. Russ Claxton- rlclaxton@liberty.edu

Secretary: Jasmine Jockel jrjockel@liberty.edu

Become a Member     

Applications will be accepted two times a year, once during the fall semester from Sept. 1-30, and once during the spring semester March 1-31. To become a member you must complete the application during the application periods. After completion, your application will be reviewed for approval. Once approved you will receive notice on your acceptance as well as further steps regarding the initiation process.

KDP Fees

As a member of KDP you are required to pay two fees to the chapter. The first fee, you will pay as you are filling out your application (if you are denied you will be given a refund).

The second fee is paid after you are accepted and before the initiation to the chapter. This is a fee of $10.00 and will go towards your KDP certificate. You can either write out a check payable to “Liberty University KDP Graduate Chapter SOE” and send it to:

Liberty University 
1971 University Blvd 
Lynchburg, VA 24515

Or, pay online through our PayPal account. 

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