Alpha Epsilon Delta is the Pre-Health Professional honor society. The society welcomes members who are planning careers in medicine, podiatry, dentistry, veterinary medicine, optometry, pharmacy, and other medical fields. To become a national member, students must be in the second semester of their sophomore year and have an overall and a science GPA of 3.0. Freshmen and sophomores are encouraged to participate in activities of the society.The Florida-Beta chapter at The Florida State University was founded in 1946 and is one of the oldest chapters in the Southeast. The society invites speakers who represent the health professions, plans trips to area professional schools, and participates in community service.