Kappa Beta Delta Honor Society



Kappa Beta Delta is an international honor society for ACBSP-
accredited business programs, and Northern Oklahoma College was
the first two-year institution in the State of Oklahoma with ACBSP

The purpose of the Society is to encourage and recognize
scholarship and accomplishment among students of business,
management, and administration pursuing associate degrees.
We encourage and promote personal and professional improvement
and a life distinguished by honorable service to humankind.



Kappa is the initial letter of the word, Kratisteuo, which means to excel. Kappa Beta Delta members have proven their excellence through their studies and other personal traits. The excellent person realizes that excellence is not a quality to be occasionally employed, but is an attribute reflecting a lifetime of action.


Beta is the initial letter of the word, Bebaous, which means trustworthy. Kappa Beta Delta members strive to be trustworthy for they realize that their word and reputation are priceless treasures not to be lost through unwise actions or statements.


Delta is the initial letter of the word, Dokimos, which means genuine and esteemed. Kappa Beta Delta members are genuine and are to be held in high esteem for both their accomplishments as well as their trustworthiness.



    To be a member of KBD, you must be a business major with 15

    semester hours of credit completed, six credit hours in business

    courses.  Your academic ranking must be in the upper 20 percent of

    the class, with a minimum grade point average of 3.0.



2018 Kappa Beta Delta Members


2018 Kappa Beta Delta Officers


Business Division Faculty with 2018 Kappa Beta Delta Members


2017 Kappa Beta Delta Ceremony- Attending Members


KBD members are (from left): Shayla Miller, Karlie Arnold, Charlie Pointer II, Alicia Amaya, Bethanie Cannon, Tawn Neidy, Abigail Resendez, and Cassandra Gillinger.

2017 Kappa Beta Delta Ceremony- Faculty and Officers

Business Division Faculty and KBD sponsors Jill Harmon (left end) and Laura Marshall (right end) proudly stand with KBD Offiicers- (center, left to right) Karlie Arnold, Alicia Amaya, and Tawn Neidy.

2016 Induction Ceremony

2016 New Members- Tonkawa

KBD- 2016 Inductees