Clubs and Organizations
Student Activities coordinates and lends support to student clubs and organizations. Student clubs and organizations may be organized with the approval of the SGA and the college administration. All clubs must be officially recognized through approval of a constitution. These may be related to the vocational, academic or special interest. The following clubs and organizations are currently active at Forsyth Tech:
Alpha Delta Nu Nursing Honor Society raises awareness of the academic excellence of students in the study of Associate Degree Nursing and promotes fellowship among students demonstrating academic excellence by educational, social and recreational activities.
Alpha Mu Beta is the service fraternity of the Student Government Council comprised of students who spark interest in student life through campus networking, personal growth and service to the community.
Architectural Technology Club promotes architectural education, recognizes outstanding academic achievement, and provides related services to Forsyth Tech and the community.
Association of Information Technology (AITP) was founded in 1951 as NMAA and later known as DPMA, the name Association of Information Technology Professionals, AITP, was adopted in 1996. In individual chapters and as a national association, AITP seeks to advance the IT Profession through professional development, support of IT education, and national policies on IT that improve society as a whole.
Checknowlogy Club is the place to go for a dance on the 64 squares, whether you’re a casual player, or looking for serious competition. Chess is a sport, an art, and a science that taught our ancestors astronomy, poetry and mathematics.
Creative Writing Club exists to nurture and promote creativity and success among writers of all genres.
The Criminal Justice Club (Sigma Theta Kappa) seeks to prepare its members for a career in the criminal justice profession.
Dental Hygiene Club promotes knowledge and awareness of dental hygiene and promotes overall awareness of preventative dental care through outreach efforts.
Forsyth Tech Animé Club raises awareness of the wide range of style and subject matter produced in animé while creating fellowship among students who are interested in forms of animé and animation.
Future Advocates for Children’s Tomorrow (FACT) supports the Forsyth Tech Early Childhood Education curriculum and existing child care programs in their efforts to provide quality education for young children. It also promotes increased awareness of the need for Early Childhood Education training.
Geology Club provides an opportunity for students and faculty to expand their understanding of Geology and related fields through programs, field trips, and knowledge sharing. It includes examinations of career opportunities, the impacts of human activities on the physical world, current events, natural resources and selected topics of interest to participants.
Hispanic Student Association strives to promote Hispanic culture on campus as well as provide an open atmosphere in which Hispanic students can interact with one another.
Human Services Club is for students enrolled in the Human Services Technology program. The focus is on personal and professional development, networking, peer support, and community service.
Institute for Electronics and Electrical Engineering (IEEE) seeks to design and build, encourage engineering education, and apply skills in various engineering fields while connecting with community and industry.
Interior Design Club promotes an interest in interior design through activities and events related to the field. Club members take a trip at the end of the year to learn more about design trends outside of the community.
International Club is open to any student who is interested in learning more about other cultures. The group offers support to international students and sponsors several activities throughout the year including cultural events, educational forums, and trips.
Journalism Club encourages interest in journalism and other communication-related fields. Members exercise their communication skills regularly through writing and producing the student paper, Technically Speaking.
Karate Club of Forsyth Tech gets together to train in traditional Japanese karate. The club welcomes both beginners and experienced martial artists.
Math, Science, and Technology Student Network (MST) promotes student engagement opportunities, hands-on and practical learning, networking and involvement in activities at the college and in the community and region.
Medical Assisting Student Organization (MASO) creates cohesion among past, present, and future Medical Assisting students while encouraging positive morale, community awareness through outreach events, mentorship, and promotion of patient safety and well-being.
The Motor Sports Club is a specialized organization that seeks to encourage an interest in motor sports on campus while presenting the world of competitive motor sports to its students.
Paralegal Association encourages an interest in legal matters on campus and prepares its members for career opportunities in the legal profession.
Peers Accepting Challenges Together (PACT) is a club where students with disabilities can share experiences and find support.
Phi Theta Kappa is an international honor society of two-year colleges. Its purpose is to recognize and encourage scholarship among students on campus and provide opportunities for leadership and service.
Philosophical Society strives to seek truth, promote understanding, exhibit compassion, and model patience. This organization exercises and celebrates the First Amendment Freedom of Speech.
Promotion, Respect, Individuality, Diversity & Equality (P.R.I.D.E.) Club seeks to ensure mutual respect and understanding between the LGBT-Q community, their allies, and the general public.
Student Nurses Association (SNA) consists of aspiring nurses and was formed to prepare these students for a career in the nursing profession.
Student Practical Nursing Association was formed to prepare aspiring practical nurses for a career in this profession.
Student Sonographers Association seeks to prepare students for a career in sonography.
Student Veterans Association of Forsyth Tech promotes fellowship among veterans and their supporters while raising awareness of military veterans.