York Technical College offers a variety of
clubs, centered around student interests. If you
are interested in joining one of the clubs below,
contact the advisor by clicking on their name. If
you are interested in starting a club,
follow the steps
listed in the
Guidelines to Student Organizations
manual. Dates, times and
locations of club meetings will be listed in the
Upcoming Events schedule
American Criminal Justice Association- (Criminal Justice Club)
This club is also known as Lambda Alpha Epsilon. Its purpose is to improve criminal justice through educational activities, to foster professionalism in law enforcement personnel and agencies, to promote professional, academic, and public awareness of criminal justice issues, to encourage the establishment and expansion of higher education and professional training in criminal justice, to provide criminal justice related community service to the York Technical College service area.
Advisor: Patricia Hovis
Aperion Society (Science Club)
This is a science club. It is open to all students who enjoy different aspects of science, regardless of the student's major field of concentration. The club sponsors activities such as speakers, nature hikes, and group outings.
Advisor: Jennifer Morgan
Beta Gamma Chapter of Sigma Kappa Delta (English Honors Society)
This is a national English honors society for two-year colleges. Its purpose is to recognize outstanding achievement in the English language and literature, as well as foster English in all its aspects.
Advisors: Cindy Mayfield and Martin Grant
An interdenominational fellowship open to all students, faculty, and staff.
Advisor: Catherine Whatley
Four Winds Martial Arts Club
A club to share the histories and styles of various Martial Arts moves and simple demonstrations of self defense.
Advisor: Martin Grant
This is an organization to promote good-will and understanding, to develop character and to cultivate friendship among students of the college.
Advisor: Love Sanchez-Suarez and Shahram Mazhari
This is a political science club open to all students. Its purpose is to educate, enlighten, and raise political awareness among students and the surrounding community by encouraging voting and participation in club-sponsored panel discussions, debates and political forums involving local, state, and national government leaders.
Advisor: Rick Whisonant
Lambda Nu Honor Society (Radiologic Technology Club)
This was formerly Alpha Beta Gamma Honor Society. It is an honor society for students majoring in a radiological science discipline at an accredited educational institution.
Advisor: Michelle Wells
This organization strives to aid participants in research and comprehension of literary works; to encourage library understanding to the college community; and to build leadership and interpersonal skills.
Advisors: Jane Ferguson
Phi Beta Lambda (Future Business Leaders of America)
PBL is a post-secondary professional business organization open to any student who has an interest in business, regardless of the student's major field of concentration. Phi Beta Lambda's purpose is to bring business, education and the community together in a positive working relationship in order to build leadership qualities in students. PBL is affiliated on a state and national level, allowing students to meet and compete with other students from across the state and nation, as well as to participate in many productive workshops and competitive events.
Advisors: Ivan Lowe and Gwen Wilson
Phi Theta Kappa (National Honor Society)
This is a national honor society for junior colleges. Its purpose is to recognize academic excellence and to encourage leadership and service among students. Alpha Alpha Iota is the York Technical College chapter of Phi Theta Kappa. To be eligible for active membership, a student must be enrolled in an associate degree program and must have completed 12 semester hours toward the degree with a cumulative grade-point ratio of not less than 3.5.
Advisors: Karen Hedgepeth and Viji Padmanabhan
Student Nurses Association (SNA)
A professional organization open to all York Technical College/USC-L student nurses. The purpose of the organization is to further student development in the nursing profession, to have direct input into standards of nursing education, to encourage participation in community affairs and activities and to promote collaborative relationships with nursing and health related organizations.
Advisor: Gina Misle
Student Paralegal Association
Its purpose is to promote awareness of the paralegal specialization program and the paralegal profession, and to provide service to the organization's members, the college, and the community.
Advisor: Mark Morrell
Students' American Dental Assisting Association
A professional club open to all extended dental duties students. Special programs and fundraisers are planned to further student development in the dental profession.
Advisor: Wanda Hayes and Pam Sherer
Students' American Dental Hygiene Association
A professional club open to all dental hygiene students. Special programs and fundraisers are planned to further student development in the dental profession.
Advisor: Pam Sherer and Wanda Hayes
Surgical Technology Club (SCRUB Club)
Membership is open to regularly enrolled students at York Technical College in the Associate Degree program general technology/surgical technology or the surgical technology diploma program or the central service certificate program. The purpose of the SCRUB Club is to promote an atmosphere conductive to optimum learning and to foster the professional development of surgical technology students and to provide the opportunity for students to demonstrate teamwork through participation in the community interest project selected by each class.
Advisor: Sandra Farley
York Technical College Computer Club
This club is open to all students. Its purpose is to increase knowledge of and greater interest in the science, design, development, construction, languages, management and applications of modern computing.
Advisor: Edie Dille