American Indigenous Business Leaders (AIBL)

AIBL is a student issued organization designed to promote and support the American Indian business student entrepreneur.

President: Ira Ilaniz

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Michael E. Valdez

Beta Alpha Psi (BAP) Honor organization for Financial Information Students and Professionals

The mission of Beta Alpha Psi, the premier international honor and service organization for financial and business information students and professionals, is to inspire and support excellence by:

  • Encouraging the study and practice of accountancy, finance, business analytics or digital technology;
  • Providing opportunities for service, professional development, and interaction among members and financial professionals;
  • Fostering lifelong ethical, social, and public responsibilities.

For more information check out the BAP website:

Faculty Sponsor: Chris Lyon, MS, CPA

Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS)


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.

Baccalaureate Student Membership

  • Candidates for baccalaureate degrees whose academic rank is in the upper 10 percent of their class may be inducted subject to the following paragraphs of this section.
  • Students in the next to last year of study (or its equivalent in course work) ranked among the upper 10 percent of their class may be inducted in the last term or semester (or its equivalent in course work) of that year.
  • Students in their final year who were not previously inducted may be inducted at any time during their final year (or its equivalent in course work) if their academic rank is in the upper 10 percent of their class.

Contact: Dr. Paul Clay

Economics Club / Omicron Delta Epsilon 

Omicron Delta Epsilon is one of the world's largest academic honor societies. The objectives of Omicron Delta Epsilon are recognition of scholastic attainment and the honoring of outstanding achievements in economics; the establishment of closer ties between students and faculty in economics within colleges and universities, and among colleges and universities; the publication of its official journal, The American Economist; and sponsoring of panels at professional meetings as well as the ODE Graduate Research and Undergraduate Research Award competitions.

Contact: Dr. Paul Clay