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NTHS Requirements for Induction

National Technical Honor Society

America‘s highest award for excellence in career and technical education.


Requirements for induction:

  1. A teacher must nominate a student.
  2. The student must have at least an 85 overall GPA.
  3. The student must have at least a 90 GPA in the course of the nominating teacher.
  4. The student must be a junior or senior to be eligible for induction.
  5. The student must have successfully completed 3 semesters of Career and Technical courses.
  6. The student must be an active member of a CTE student organization.
  7. National membership dues are $25 and local dues are $10—both are lifetime memberships.

Student Membership Benefits

Society membership is an important career and professional investment recognized by education, business and industry.  Members receive:

  • The NTHS membership certificate, pin, card, graduation tassel, window decal and official NTHS seal to be applied to the member’s diploma or training certificate.
  • The opportunity to purchase NTHS commencement accessories and other official NTHS gear.
  • NTHS American Careers Journal – 2 issues per year. Available through advisor.
  • Personal recommendations for employment, college admission and scholarships provided by NTHS National Headquarters.