Sigma Theta Tau International Membership Criteria

Nu Chapter

 

Undergraduate Students (including AMNP students pre BSN awarded) must

  • have completed ½ of the nursing curriculum (30 hours or 3rd semester for BSN) (3rd semester for AMNP, this group will be considered as its own undergraduate class for calculating 35% of class
  • achieve academic excellence (at schools where a 4.0 grade point average system is used, this equates to a 3.0 or higher);
  • rank in the upper 35 percentile of the graduating class;
  • meet the expectation of academic integrity.

 

Registered Nurse Students (RN-BSN) must

  • have completed 12 credit hours at current school;
  • have completed ½ of the nursing curriculum;
  • achieve academic excellence (at schools where a 4.0 grade point average system is used, this equates to a 3.0 or higher);
  • rank in the upper 35 percentile of graduating class;
  • meet the expectation of academic integrity.

 

Graduate Students (Master's and Doctorate) must

  • have completed ¼ of the nursing curriculum; AMNP students having completed ¼ of residency
  • achieve academic excellence (at schools where a 4.0 grade point average system is used, this equates to a 3.5 or higher);
  • meet the expectation of academic integrity.

 

Nurse Leader Candidates must

  • be legally recognized to practice nursing in his/her country;
  • have a minimum of a baccalaureate degree or the equivalent in any field;
  • demonstrate achievement in nursing.
    • Achievement on nursing clinical ladder (one example)

 Approved 9/08