About Kappa Omicron Nu Honor Society

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What are the benefits of membership in Kappa Omicron Nu?
  • What is an honor society?
    • Honor Societies exist for one primary purpose: to encourage and honor superior scholarship and leadership achievement. more...
  • What is Kappa Omicron Nu Honor Society?
  • Kappa Omicron Nu is a member of the Association of College of Honor Societies (ACHS). The mission of ACHS is to build a visibly cohesive community of national and international honor societies, individually and collaboratively exhibiting excellence in scholarship, service, programs, and governance.

  • What is Human Sciences?
    • As an academic framework the Human Sciences provide multidisciplinary education, research, and service focused on individuals, families, communities, and their health and environments for the purpose of improving and enhancing the quality of living.
    • The Human Sciences signify a commitment to improving social justice and developing more desirable relations in communities, organizations, and the wider society for the benefit of all. 
    • Representing the Human Sciences and a philosophy of improving the quality of living, membership in Kappa Omicron Nu Honor Society is available to majors in academic programs including (but not limited to) athletic training, design, education, exercise science, family and consumer sciences, financial planning, food science and human nutrition, gerontology, health sciences, hotel/restaurant management, human development, interior design and human environment, kinesiology, leadership, merchandising management, policy analysis and management, social work, textiles and apparel, and wellness. 
  • What is the mission of KON?
    • The mission of Kappa Omicron Nu is empowered leaders who use an integrative approach to enhance quality of living. The mission will enable the organization and chapters to prepare scholars and researchers as leaders for the 21st century. more...
  • What are the membership requirements?
    • Details of membership eligibility can be found here.
  • How do I join?
    • Potential members are invited to membership by existing chapters. See the existing chapter list here. Guidelines for the establishment of a new chapter may be found here.
  • How can I renew my membership?
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