Pi Gamma Mu’s constitution defines the social sciences to include the disciplines of: history, political science, sociology, anthropology, economics, psychology, international relations, criminal justice, social work, social philosophy, history of education, and cultural/human geography. Membership is also extended to interdisciplinary social science areas that build on the core social science disciplines, such as business and society, education, minority studies, public administration, international studies, public finance, leadership studies, consumer behavior, public policy and organizational behavior.
The mission of Pi Gamma Mu is to encourage and promote excellence in the social sciences and to uphold the ideals of scholarship and service.
Regis College undergraduate and graduate students are invited to join the Massachusetts Beta Chapter of Pi Gamma Mu. The following criteria are required to be eligible for membership:
Privileges for a lifetime membership include: