Associations

  • Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA)

    As the world's largest fitness educator, the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA) delivers comprehensive cognitive and practical education for fitness professionals, grounded in industry research, using both traditional and innovative modalities. AFAA upholds Basic Exercise Standards and Guidelines for safe fitness practice.
    Association Link:
    http://www.afaa.com/
  • After-School All-Stars (ASAS)

    A non-profit organization servicing students after-school in academics, sports, and enrichments. We are always looking for activity leaders in various backgrounds to assist in dance, yoga, sports, fashion, cooking, and etc.
    Association Link:
    http://www.sdafterschoolallstars.org
  • Agriculture, Food & Human Values Society (AFHVS)

    The Agriculture, Food, and Human Values Society (AFHVS)is an organization of professionals dedicated to an open and free discussion of these issues, and to an understanding of the values that underlie alternative visions of the food and agricultural systems.
    Association Link:
    http://afhvs.org
  • American Academy of Arts & Sciences (AMACAD)

    American Academy of Arts and Sciences has been active for over 230 years; it's purpose is to provide a forum for a select group of scholars, members of the learned professions, and government and business leaders to work together on behalf of the democratic interests of the republic.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.amacad.org
  • American Academy of Audiology (AAA)

    The American Academy of Audiology (AAA) is the world's largest professional organization of, by, and for audiologists. The active membership of more than 10,000 is dedicated to providing quality hearing care services through professional development, education, research, and increased public awareness of hearing and balance disorders.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.audiology.org
  • American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP)

    The American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, was established in 1953. It is a membership based organization, composed of over 7,500 child and adolescent psychiatrists and other interested physicians. Its members actively research, evaluate, diagnose, and treat psychiatric disorders and pride themselves on giving direction to and responding quickly to new developments in addressing the health care needs of children and their families.
    Association Link:
    http://www.aacap.org
  • American Academy of Religion (AAR)

    In a world where religion plays so central a role in social, political, and economic events, as well as in the lives of communities and individuals, there is a critical need for ongoing reflection upon and understanding of religious traditions, issues, questions, and values. The American Academy of Religion's mission is to promote such reflection through excellence in scholarship and teaching in the field of religion. As a learned society and professional association of teachers and research scholars, the American Academy of Religion has over 10,000 members who teach in some 1,000 colleges, universities, seminaries, and schools in North America and abroad. The Academy is dedicated to furthering knowledge of religion and religious institutions in all their forms and manifestations. This is accomplished through Academy-wide and regional conferences and meetings, publications, programs, and membership services.
    Association Link:
    http://www.aarweb.org
  • American Anthropological Association (AAA)

    Founded in 1902, the American Anthropological Association (AAA) is the world's largest organization of individuals interested in anthropology.
    Association Link:
    http://www.aaanet.org
  • American Associate Degree Early Childhood Educators (ACCESS)

    The purpose of ACCESS is to support and advocate for associate degree programs that provide professional development to those who teach and care for young children from birth through age 8 across a variety of settings - public elementary schools, Head Start programs, child care centers and homes, and other community early childhood programs.
    Association Link:
    http://www.accessece.org
  • American Association of Family & Consumer Sciences (AAFCS)

    For more than 100 years, the American Association of Family & Consumer Sciences (AAFCS), founded as the American Home Economics Association, has provided leadership and support to professionals whose work assists individuals, families, and communities in making informed decisions about their well being, relationships, and resources to achieve optimal quality of life. AAFCS is the only professional association for family and consumer sciences (FCS) students and professionals from both multiple practice settings and content areas. Members are educators, administrators and managers, human service and business professionals, researchers, community volunteers, and consultants. They provide research-based knowledge about the topics of everyday life, including human development, personal and family finance, housing and interior design, food science, nutrition and wellness, textiles and apparel, and consumer issues.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.aafcs.org/
  • American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (AAFCS), California Affiliate

    The California Affiliate of the American Association of Family & Consumer Sciences, is a non-profit organization committed to bringing people together to improve the lives of individuals, families, and communities. Members are educators, counselors, nutritionists, scientists, researchers, designers, administrators, consultants, and more! What our members all share is a commitment to achieving optimum well-being for families and individuals.
    Association Link:
    http://www.aafcs-ca.org/
  • American Association for Agricultural Education (AAAE)

    American Association for Agricultural Education (AAAE) is dedicated to studying, applying, and promoting the teaching and learning processes in agriculture.
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    Association Link:
    http://aaaeonline.org
  • American Association for Caregiver Education (AACE)

    A non-profit association that focuses on developing the skills and education regarding the non-clinical side of care for family caregivers
    Association Link:
    http://caregivered.org/index.html
  • Society of Health and Physical Educators (Shape America)

    SHAPE America (Formerly known as the American Association for Health, Physical Education and Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD) is a membership association of professors, students, teachers, fitness professionals, recreation instructors, and community leaders who promote lifelong physical activity, adapted physical education, and recreation sports and leisure activities among people of all ages and abilities. SHAPE America's mission is to advance professional practice and promote research related to health and physical education, physical activity, dance, and sport.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.shapeamerica.org/
  • American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE)

    The American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE) is a national alliance of educator preparation programs dedicated to the highest quality professional development of teachers and school leaders in order to enhance PK-12 student learning.
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    Association Link:
    http://aacte.org/
  • American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO)

    The American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO) is a nonprofit, voluntary, professional association of more than 11,000 higher education admissions and registration professionals who represent more than 2,600 institutions and agencies in the United States and in over 40 countries around the world.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.aacrao.org
  • American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (AAFCS)

  • American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences, California Affiliate, AAFCS-CA

    The California Affiliate of the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (AAFCS-CA) members are educators, counselors, nutritionists, scientists, researchers, designers, administrators, consultants, and more. Members are committed to achieving optimum well-being for families and individuals.
    Association Link:
    http://www.aafcs-ca.org/ca
  • American Association of Intensive English Programs (AAIEP)

    AAIEP promotes and supports ethical and professional standards for intensive English programs in the U.S.; communicates and champions the value of English language study; enhances the visibility of member programs; and fosters professional development among members.
    Association Link:
    http://www.aaiep.org/
  • American Association of Philosophy Teachers (AAPT)

    The purposes for which the American Association of Philosophy Teachers (AAPT) was formed are: to promote and improve the quality of instruction in philosophy at all educational levels; to encourage research, experimentation, and investigation in the teaching of philosophy; to facilitate professional cooperation of the members; to hold public discussions and programs about the teaching of philosophy; to make available to teachers information concerning the selection, organization, and presentation of philosophical material; to sponsor the publication of desirable articles and reports; and to support and cooperate with individuals or organizations concerned with the improvement of instruction in philosophy.
    Association Link:
    http://philosophyteachers.org
  • American Association of Physical Anthropologists (AAPA)

    Physical anthropology is a biological science that deals with the adaptations, variability, and evolution of human beings and their living and fossil relatives. Because it studies human biology in the context of human culture and behavior, physical anthropology is also a social science. The AAPA is the world's leading professional organization for physical anthropologists.
    Association Link:
    http://www.physanth.org
  • American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT)

    The mission of the American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) is to enhance the understanding and appreciation of physics through teaching.
    Association Link:
    http://www.aapt.org
  • American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT), Southern California Section

    The Southern California Section (SCAAPT) supports the mission of the American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) a national organization whose mission is to enhance the understanding and appreciation of physics through teaching.
    Association Link:
    http://www.scaapt.org
  • American Association of School Administrators (AASA)

    Founded in 1865, the American School Superintendents Association (SSA) is the professional organization for more than 13,000 educational leaders in the United States and throughout the world. AASA members range from chief executive officers, superintendents and senior level school administrators to cabinet members, professors and aspiring school system leaders.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.aasa.org
  • American Association of School Librarians (ALA)

    The American Association of School Librarians (AASL), established in 1951, is a division of the American Library Association (ALA). Prior to 1951, school librarians were served by the School Library Section of ALA founded in 1914 which itself emerged from the Roundtable of Normal and High School Librarians which met first in 1913. The mission of the American Association of School Librarians is to advocate excellence, facilitate change, and develop leaders in the school library field. The mission of the American Association of School Librarians is to advocate excellence, facilitate change, and develop leaders in the school library field.[2]
    Association Link:
    http://www.ala.org
  • American Association of Service Coordinators (AASC)

    Founded in 1998, the American Association of Service Coordinators (a service coordinator provides information and referrals to residents in a community who need supportive services to maintain self-sufficiency) (AASC), their mission is to advance the interests of the service coordinator professional and to provide guidance and professional standards to its members.
    Association Link:
    http://www.servicecoordinator.org
  • American Association of SNAP Directors (APHSA)

    The American Association of SNAP Directors (AASD) is an affiliate of the American Public Human Services Association (APHSA). The AASD was formed to strengthen the administration and management of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (formerly the Food Stamp Program) and contribute to the professional development of its members.
    Association Link:
    http://foodstamp.aphsa.org/
  • American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages (AATSEEL)

    American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages exists to advance the study and promote the teaching of Slavic and East European languages, literatures, and cultures on all educational levels.
    Association Link:
    http://www.aatseel.org/
  • American Association of University Women (AAUW)

    The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is the nation’s leading voice promoting equity and education for women and girls. Since their founding in 1881, AAUW members have examined and taken positions on the fundamental issues of the day — educational, social, economic, and political.
    Association Link:
    http://www.aauw.org
  • American Association of University Women (AAUW), California

    The American Association of University Women (AAUW), founded in 1881, is the nation's leading organization advocating equity for women and girls. Its national membership of 80,000 seeks to advance equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.
    Association Link:
    http://www.aauw-ca.org/
  • American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AAIDD)

    Since 1876, the American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AAIDD) has been providing worldwide leadership in the field of intellectual and developmental disabilities. AAIDD is the definitive membership organization and the authoritative source of information for those in the intellectual disability profession. The association's membership is over 5,000 professionals strong, in over 55 countries around the world.
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    Association Link:
    http://aaidd.org/
  • American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT)

    The American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT) is a not-for-profit, interdisciplinary professional organization. In addition to sexuality educators, sexuality counselors and sex therapists, AASECT members include physicians, nurses, social workers, psychologists, allied health professionals, clergy members, lawyers, sociologists, marriage and family counselors and therapists, family planning specialists and researchers, as well as students in relevant professional disciplines. These individuals share an interest in promoting understanding of human sexuality and healthy sexual behavior.
    Association Link:
    http://www.aasect.org/
  • American Association of University Professors (AAUP)

    The mission of the American Association of University Professors (AAUP) is to advance academic freedom and shared governance; to define fundamental professional values and standards for higher education; to promote the economic security of faculty, academic professionals, graduate students, post‐doctoral fellows, and all those engaged in teaching and research in higher education; to help the higher education community organize to make our goals a reality; and to ensure higher education's contribution to the common good.
    Association Link:
    http://aaup.org
  • American Auditory Society (AAS)

    The primary aims of the Society are to increase knowledge and understanding of the ear, hearing and balance; disorders of the ear, hearing, and balance, and preventions of these disorders; and habilitation and rehabilitation of individuals with hearing and balance dysfunction.
    Association Link:
    http://www.amauditorysoc.org
  • American Board of Vocational Experts (ABVE)

    The American Board of Voctional Experts (ABVE) is dedicated to promoting forensic vocational credentialing, education, training and research through enhancing the competency of its members.
    Association Link:
    http://www.abve.net/
  • American Choral Directors Association (ACDA)

    Founded in 1959, the mission of the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA) is to inspire excellence in choral music through education, performance, composition, and advocacy. ACDA membership consists of choral directors who represent more than one million singers across the United States. ACDA members teach choral music in public and private schools - kindergarten through senior high school - and at the college and university levels.
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    Association Link:
    http://acda.org/
  • American Choral Directors Association (ACDA), California Chapter

    The mission of the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA) is to inspire excellence in choral music through education, performance, composition, and advocacy. The California chapter of the American Choral Directors Association has a rich history of musical excellence spanning generations. Many of the world’s leading choral conductors and clinicians have lived, worked, and participated in the musical life of this great state.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.acdacal.org/
  • American Council on Consumer Interests (ACCI)

    American Council on Consumer Interests (ACCI) is the leading consumer policy research and education organization consisting of a world wide community of researchers, educators and related professionals dedicated to enhancing consumer well-being. ACCI promotes the consumer interest by encouraging, producing and communicating policy-relevant research.
    Association Link:
    http://www.consumerinterests.org
  • American Council on Exercise (ACE)

    The American Council on Exercise (ACE) is a nonprofit organization committed to enriching quality of life through safe and effective exercise and physical activity. As America’s Authority on Fitness, ACE protects all segments of society against ineffective fitness products, programs and trends through its ongoing public education, outreach and research. ACE further protects the public by setting certification and continuing education standards for fitness professionals.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.acefitness.org
  • American Counseling Association (ACA)

    The American Counseling Association (ACA) is the world's largest association representing professional counselors, in various practice settings. The association stands ready to serve more than 55,000 members with the resources they need to make a difference.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.counseling.org
  • American Educational Research Association (AERA)

    The American Educational Research Association is the most prominent international professional organization, with the primary goal of advancing educational research and its practical application. Its more than 25,000 members are educators; administrators; directors of research; persons working with testing or evaluation in federal, state and local agencies; counselors; evaluators; graduate students; and behavioral scientists.
    Association Link:
    http://www.aera.net
  • American Educational Studies Association (AESA)

    The American Educational Studies Association (AESA) was established in 1968 as an international learned society for students, teachers, research scholars, and administrators who are interested in the foundations of education. AESA is a society primarily comprised of college and university professors who teach and research in the field of education utilizing one or more of the liberal arts disciplines of philosophy, history, politics, sociology, anthropology, or economics as well as comparative/international and cultural studies. The purpose of social foundations study is to bring intellectual resources derived from these areas to bear in developing interpretive, normative, and critical perspectives on education, both inside of and outside of schools.
    Association Link:
    http://www.educationalstudies.org
  • American Health Assistance Foundation (AHAF)

    The American Health Assistance Foundation is an international nonprofit organization dedicated to finding cures for age-related degenerative diseases. The foundation funds research on Alzheimer's disease, macular degeneration, and glaucoma and provides the public with free information about risk factors, preventative lifestyles, and current treatments and coping strategies.
    Association Link:
    http://www.ahaf.org
  • American Library Association (ALA)

    Founded on October 6, 1876 the American Library Association (ALA) was created to provide leadership for the development, promotion, and improvement of library and information services and the profession of librarianship in order to enhance learning and ensure access to information for all.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.ala.org
  • American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT)

    The American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT) is the professional association for the field of marriage and family therapy. We represent the professional interests of more than 24,000 marriage and family therapists throughout the United States, Canada and abroad.
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    Association Link:
    http://aamft.org
  • American Mathematical Society (AMS)

    The American Mathematical Society (AMS) is an association of professional mathematicians dedicated to the interests of mathematical research and scholarship, which it does with various publications and conferences as well as annual monetary awards and prizes to mathematicians.
    Association Link:
    http://www.ams.org
  • American Music Therapy Association (AMTA)

    The American Music Therapy Association's purpose is the progressive development of the therapeutic use of music in rehabilitation, special education, and community settings. AMTA is committed to the advancement of education, training, professional standards, credentials, and research in support of the music therapy profession.
    Association Link:
    http://www.musictherapy.org
  • American Orff-Schulwerk Association (AOSA)

    The American Orff-Schulwerk Association is a professional organization of educators dedicated to the creative music and movement approach developed by Carl Orff and Gunild Keetman. Their mission is to demonstrate the value of and promote the widespread use of Orff Schulwerk. They support professional development of their members and inspire and advocate for the creative potential of all learners.
    Association Link:
    http://aosa.org/
  • American Philosophical Association (APA)

    The American Philosophical Association was founded in 1900 to promote the exchange of ideas among philosophers and to represent philosophy as a discipline.
    Association Link:
    http://www.apaonline.org
  • American Political Science Association (APSA)

    The American Political Science Association, founded in 1903, is the leading professional organization for the study of political science and serves more than 15,000 members in over 80 countries. With a range of programs and services for individuals, departments and institutions, APSA brings together political scientists from all fields of inquiry, regions, and occupational endeavors within and outside academe in order to expand awareness and understanding of politics.
    Association Link:
    http://www.apsanet.org
  • American Public Health Association (APHA)

    The American Public Health Association is the oldest and most diverse organization of public health professionals in the world. The Association aims to protect all Americans from preventable, serious health threats and strives to assure community-based health promotion and disease prevention activities and preventive health services are universally accessible in the United States.
    Association Link:
    http://www.apha.org
  • American Rehabilitation Economics Association (AREA)

    The American Rehabilitation Economics Association (AREA) is an association of vocational, economic and life care planning experts who evaluate the impact of injury for the purposes of trial. The association consists of experienced forensic specialists located throughout the United States, Canada and The Virgin Islands.
    Association Link:
    http://www.a-r-e-a.org/
  • American School Counselor Association (ASCA)

    The American School Counselor Association (ASCA) supports school counselors' efforts to help students focus on academic, personal/social and career development so they achieve success in school and are prepared to lead fulfilling lives as responsible members of society.
    Association Link:
    http://www.schoolcounselor.org
  • American School Counselor Association (ASCA)

    The American School Counselor Association (ASCA) supports school counselors' efforts to help students focus on academic, personal/social and career development so they achieve success in school and are prepared to lead fulfilling lives as responsible members of society
    Association Link:
    http://www.schoolcounselor.org/
  • American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science (ASCLS)

    The American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science (ASCLS) — previously the American Society for Medical Technology (ASMT)--is a professional association with a mission to make a positive impact in health care through leadership that will assure excellence in the practice of laboratory medicine.
    Association Link:
    http://www.ascls.org/
  • American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE)

    Professional development association for engineering technologists and engineers, students and educators
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    Association Link:
    http://www.asee.org
  • American Society for Training & Development (ASTD)

    The American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) is a national organization dedicated to the professional development of those in the training and organizational development fields.
    Association Link:
    http://www.astd.org
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)

    The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association is the professional, scientific, and credentialing association for 145,000 members and affiliates who are speech-language pathologists, audiologists, and speech, language, and hearing scientists in the United States and internationally.
    Association Link:
    http://www.asha.org
  • Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA)

    The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) is a non-profit professional organization with more than 1400 members. AAJA services Asian American and Pacific Islanders by encouraging young people to consider journalism as a career, developing managers in the media industry, and promoting fair and accurate new coverage.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.aaja.org
  • Assisted Living Federation of America (ALFA)

    Founded in 1990, the Assisted Living Federation of America, ALFA serves as the voice for operators of senior living communities and the seniors and families those communities serve. The more than 550 senior living community providers and allied business members of ALFA exemplify the principles of choice, dignity, and independence for seniors.
    Association Link:
    http://www.alfa.org
  • Association for Adult Development and Aging (AADA)

  • Association for Applied and Therapeutic Humor (AATH)

    The Association for Applied and Therapeutic Humor (AATH) is non-profit, member driven, international community of humor and laughter professionals and enthusiasts. Formed in 1987 by Registered Nurse, Alison L. Crane, AATH provides its members the education, cutting-edge resources, and supportive community they need to excel in the practice and promotion of healthy humor.
    Association Link:
    http://www.aath.org
  • Association for Asian Studies (AAS)

    The Association for Asian Studies (AAS) is a scholarly, non-political, non-profit professional association open to all persons interested in Asia and the study of Asia. With approximately 8,000 members worldwide, representing all the regions and countries of Asia and all academic disciplines, the AAS is the largest organization of its kind.
    Association Link:
    https://www.asian-studies.org/
  • Association for Biology Laboratory Education (ABLE)

    The Association for Biology Laboratory Education (ABLE) was founded in 1979 to promote information exchange among university and college educators actively concerned with teaching biology in a laboratory setting.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.ableweb.org
  • Association for Business Communication (ABC)

    The Association for Business Communication (ABC) seeks to become the foremost authority in the field of business communication by promoting excellence in teaching, increasing knowledge within the discipline, enriching business communication classes to better prepare students, and improving the quality of communication in the workplace. Because the association recognizes the importance of globalization, the Association seeks to continue to expand its international membership as well as its international point of view. To reach all members, we plan to incorporate many technologies for enhanced communication and provision of the services they most need.
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    Association Link:
    http://businesscommunication.org
  • Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE)

    Founded in 1926, the Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE) is the largest national education association dedicated to the advancement of education that prepares youth and adults for successful careers.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.acteonline.org
  • Association for Childhood Education International (ACEA)

    The Association for Childhood Education International (ACEI) is a global community of educators and advocates who unite knowledge, experience, and perspectives in order to exchange information, explore innovation and advocate for children. The association's mission is to promote and support the optimal education, development, and well-being of children worldwide.
    Association Link:
    http://www.acei.org
  • Association for Continuing Legal Education (ACLEA)

    The Association for Continuing Legal Education is a dynamic organization devoted to providing educational opportunities and professional interaction for its members. Their mission statement -- to serve the CLE profession worldwide through leadership, education, and development -- is the filter through which the Association for Continuing Legal Education’s activities are screened.
    Association Link:
    http://www.aclea.org
  • Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES)

    The Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES) emphasizes the need for quality education and supervision of counselors in all work settings. Through the accreditation process and professional development activities, ACES strives to continue to improve the education, credentialing and supervision of counselors.
    Association Link:
    http://www.acesonline.net
  • Association for Death Education and Counseling (ADEC)

    The Association for Death Education and Counseling® is an international, professional organization dedicated to promoting excellence and recognizing diversity in death education, care of the dying, grief counseling and research in thanatology.
    Association Link:
    http://www.adec.org
  • Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC)

    Founded in 1912, the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) is a nonprofit, educational association of journalism and mass communication educators, students and media professionals. The Association’s mission is to promote the highest possible standards for journalism and mass communication education, to cultivate the widest possible range of communication research, to encourage the implementation of a multi-cultural society in the classroom and curriculum, and to defend and maintain freedom of communication in an effort to achieve better professional practice and a better informed public.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.aejmc.org
  • Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT)

    The Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) is a professional association of thousands of educators and others whose activities are directed toward improving instruction through technology.
    Association Link:
    http://aect.site-ym.com
  • Association for Humanistic Psychology (AHP)

    The Association for Humanistic Psychology's mission over the past half century has been to facilitate the understanding of the Humanistic principles within the global community. Their success in this objective is reflected in the recognition of these principles in just about every realm of science and practice relating to human service and growth around the world.
    Association Link:
    http://www.ahpweb.org
  • Association for Integrative Studies (AIS)

  • Association for Play Therapy (APT)

    The Association for Play Therapy is a national professional society established in 1982. It promotes the value of play, play therapy, and credentialed play therapists by advancing the psychosocial development and mental health of all people and sponsoring and supporting those programs, services, and related activities
    Association Link:
    http://www.a4pt.org
  • Association for Prevention Teaching and Research (APTR)

    Student Memberships, Professional Development, Resources, Publications, Symposiums, Fellowships, Internships
    Association Link:
    http://www.aptrweb.org
  • Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA)

    Founded in 1971, the Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA) is the U.S.-based, national and international association that connects scholars, teachers, and practice leaders interested in research on nonprofit organizations, voluntary action, philanthropy and civil society.
    Association Link:
    https://netforum.avectra.com
  • Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD)

    Founded in 1943, the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD) is and educational leadership organization dedicated to advancing best practices and policies for the success of each learner.
    Association Link:
    http://www.clrn.org
  • Association for Symbolic Logic (ASL)

    Founded in 1936, the Association for Symbolic Logic is an international organization supporting research and critical studies in logic. Its primary function is to provide an effective forum for the presentation, publication, and critical discussion of scholarly work in this area of inquiry.
    Association Link:
    http://www.aslonline.org
  • Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE)

    The Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE), founded in 1981, is an international, not-for-profit, educational organization with the mission of advancing Information Technology in Education and E-Learning research, development, learning, and its practical application.
    Association Link:
    http://www.aace.org
  • Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO)

    For more than 50 years, ASLO has been a leading professional organization for researchers and educators in the field of aquatic science.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.aslo.org
  • Association of Applied and Clinical Sociology (AACS)

    The mission of the Association of Applied and Clinical Sociology is to promote the applicaiton of sociological knowledge for beneficial social change through scholarly, educational, programmatic, community and policy activities. Providing a common meeting ground for individuals interested in sociological knowledge, the association also works to advance theory, research, methods and training that promote the sociological knowledge for benefical social change.
    Association Link:
    http://www.aacsnet.net
  • Association of California School Administrators (ACSA)

    Established in 1971, the Association of California School Administrators (ACSA) is s the largest umbrella organization for school leaders in the nation, serving more than 14,500 school leaders. The mission of the Association of California School Administrators, the driving force of education in California and beyond, is to ensure the creation of communities of learning and teaching that serve both the aspirations of individual students and the greater good of society.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.acsa.org
  • Association of Community and Continuing Education (ACCE)

    The mission of the Association of Community and Continuing Education (ACCE) is to develop and promote desirable policies, practices, and support for the educational constituencies within the Association and to promote professional growth of the membership as well as to contribute to the professionalism of community service.
    Association Link:
    http://acceonline.org
  • Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors (AEESP)

    The Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors (AEESP) is made up of professors in academic programs throughout the world who provide education in the sciences and technologies of environmental protection.
    Association Link:
    http://www.aeesp.org/
  • Association of International Educators (NAFSA)

    Founded in 1948, the Association of International Educators (formerly known as the National Association for Foreign Student Affairs (NAFSA)) has come to include foreign student advisors, admission personnel, English-language specialists and community volunteers who play an important role in helping foreign students acclimate to U.S. college communities. NAFSA's members share a belief that international education advances learning and scholarship, and enhances constructive leadership in the global community.
    Association Link:
    http://www.nafsa.org
  • Association of Maternal & Child Health Programs (AMCHP)

    The Association of Maternal & Child Health Programs is a national resource, partner and advocate for state public health leaders and others working to improve the health of women, children, youth and families, including those with special health care needs.
    Association Link:
    http://www.amchp.org
  • Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM)

    The core purpose of the Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM) is to support and advance academic technology transfer globally.
    Association Link:
    http://www.autm.net/
  • Association of Women in Psychology (AWP)

    Association for Women in Psychology (AWP) is a not-for-profit scientific and educational organization committed to encouraging feminist psychological research, theory, and activism.
    Association Link:
    http://www.awpsych.org
  • Attention Deficit Disorder Resources (ADD Resources)

    Founded in 1993, Attention Deficit Disorder Resources (ADD Resources) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization run mostly by adult volunteers with ADHD. We are dedicated to supporting, educating and serving as a resource for people with ADHD
    Association Link:
    http://www.addresources.org
  • Broadcast Education Association (BEA)

    The Broadcast Education Association (BEA) is the professional association for professors, industry professionals and students who are interested in teaching and research related to electronic media and multimedia enterprises. Established in 1955, The Association provides a forum for current scholarly research and analysis in all aspects of the electronic media. These areas include regulation, economics, policy, management, news, aesthetics, social effects, production and criticism, among possible others.
    Association Link:
    http://www.beaweb.org
  • California Adult Education Administrators’ Association (CAEAA)

    The California Adult Education Administrators' Association is a statewide organization open to administrators or management personnel who work in, or support, adult education programs. The purpose of the organization is to support and promote public school adult education offered through unified and union high school districts. The association sponsors activities that promote excellence and innovation in the administration of adult education programs and maintains regular communication concerning adult education issues with administrators of the state's adult education programs.
    Association Link:
    http://www.caeaa.org
  • California Agricultural Teachers’ Association (CATA)

    Founded in 1920, the California Agriculture Teachers' Association main purpose is to promote and improve the teaching of agriculture in California.
    Currently Available:
    • Scholarships
    Association Link:
    http://www.calagteachers.org/
  • California Art Education Association (CAEA)

    The California Art Education Association is the professional educational organization for pre-K through university educators working in all areas of the visual arts, such as drawing, painting, digital media, weaving and fabrics, ceramics, glass, sculpture, and mixed media. This organization, formed in 1965, helps and supports educators by anchoring the elements and principles of design in meaningful instruction and promoting the alignment of the approved state content standards for visual art and the national visual art standards.
    Currently Available:
    • Jobs
    • Scholarships
    Association Link:
    http://www.caea-arteducation.org/
  • California Assisted Living Association (CALA)

    The California Assisted Living Association (CALA) is the only association solely representing Assisted Living providers throughout the state. Members have access to a wealth of tools and resources to support day-to-day operations and quality care for residents, as well as the opportunity to participate in successful, ongoing advocacy efforts to help shape policy and clarify regulations. CALA represents over 500 Assisted Living communities and more than 100 associated businesses. Our provider members range from small, independently operated communities to large, multi-national organizations, and from providers that cater to an active lifestyle to ones that specialize in caring for residents with dementia.
    Currently Available:
    • Internships
    Association Link:
    http://www.caassistedliving.org/
  • California Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (CAHPERD)

    The mission of the California Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (CAHPERD) is to promote healthful lifestyles through quality education for all populations and provide leadership to school, community and statewide programs in the areas of health, physical education, recreation, dance and other movement-related programs.
    Association Link:
    http://www.cahperd.org
  • California Association for Health Services at Home (CAHSAH)

    The California Association for Health Services at Home (CAHSAH) is the leading statewide home care association in the nation and the voice of home care for the western United States. The guiding core purpose is to promote quality home care and make home care companies more successful.
    Currently Available:
    • Jobs
    Association Link:
    http://www.cahsah.org
  • California Association for Institutional Research (CAIR)

    The California Association for Institutional Research (CAIR) is dedicated to the fostering of unity and cooperation among persons having interests and activities related to institutional research and/or planning in California institutions of postsecondary education.
    Association Link:
    http://www.cair.org
  • California Association for Music Education (CMEA)

    The California Association for Music Education is open to all music educators working in public and private schools, colleges and universities in California. CMEA promotes access to music education and to support and improve existing music programs.
    Currently Available:
    • Jobs
    • Mentorships
    Association Link:
  • California Association for Play Therapy (CalAPT)

    The California Association for Play Therapy is a state branch of the Association for Play Therapy. Our approximately 500 members come from throughout the state and represent a variety of professions and disciplines, including counselors, psychologists, psychiatrists, social workers, teachers, recreational therapists, nurses, and interns. Our primary purpose is to provide a forum for the discussion of play therapy ideas and concerns. We publish a newsletter quarterly and sponsor two annual regional conferences.
    Association Link:
    http://www.calplaytherapy.org/
  • California Association for the Education of Young Children (CAEYC)

    The California Association for the Education of Young Children (CAEYC) advocates for advancement in the early care and education profession and improvement of the lives of young children.
    Association Link:
    http://www.caeyc.org
  • California Association of Administration of Justice Educators (CAAJE)

    Since 1965 the California Association of Administration of Justice Educators (CAAJE) is dedicated to supporting public safety education, training, and practitioner excellence.
    Association Link:
    http://www.caaje.org
  • California Association of Adult Day Services (CAADS)

    The California Association for Adult Day Services (CAADS) is a non-profit statewide association to support the development of adult day services as an alternative to institutional care. CAADS is a membership-based association supported by dues, grants, and educational activities. CAADS members include providers, local government, case managers, consultants, vendors and others interested in supporting the mission of the organization.
    Currently Available:
    • Jobs
    Association Link:
    http://www.caads.org
  • California Consortium of Addiction Programs and Professionals (CCAPP)

    The California Consortium of Addiction Programs and Professionals (CCAPP) is the largest statewide consortium of community-based for-profit and nonprofit substance use disorder treatment agencies, and addiction focused professionals, providing services to over a 100,000 California residents annually in residential, outpatient, and private practice settings. Its 12,000 individual members and 500 program members provide substance use disorder treatment services in the majority of DHCS licensed and/or certified sites throughout the state and constitute the largest infrastructure of the state’s publicly funded substance use disorder treatment network. CCAPP is the only statewide consortium representing all modalities of substance use disorder treatment programs.
    Currently Available:
    • Jobs
    Association Link:
    http://www.caadac.org
  • California Association of College Stores (CACS)

    The California Association of College Stores (CACS) is the premier regional association and provide leaderships, resources and services to supports member's ability to prosper in a rapidly changing environment.
    Association Link:
    http://www.cacsonline.org
  • California Association of Community College Registrars and Admissions Officers (CACCRAO)

    The California Association of Community College Registrars and Admissions Officers (CACCRAO) is the professional association for admissions and records staff from the 112 public community colleges in California. Throughout the years, CACCRAO has been instrumental in supporting and providing professional development opportunities to new and seasoned admissions and records managers and their staff. The association promotes best practices, provides legislative updates, and communicates information about innovative trends in technology through regional workshops, an annual conference, and partnerships with other professional organizations.
    Association Link:
    http://www.caccrao.org
  • California Association of Directors of Activities (CADA)

    Since it's inception in 1957 the California Association of Directors of Activities (CADA) has grown to be the largest network of activity directors in California. The California Association of Student Leaders was developed through a CADA board project and continues under the sponsorship of CADA.
    Association Link:
    http://secure.cada1.org
  • California Association of Family Child Care (CAFCC)

    The vision of the California association for Family Child Care is to promote the healthy growth and development of children and provide support for families by providing high quality, developmentally appropriate and flexible care, through a wide range of care options. Each child care provider can become an advocate for children and family issues that promote and enhance the well-being of the children and families we serve as well as foster the growth and development of the provider community.
    Association Link:
    http://www.cafcc.org
  • California Association of Licensed Educational Psychologists (CALEP)

    The California Association of Licensed Educational Psychologists (CALEP) was founded over 25 years ago. Currently there are over 1,700 LEPs in the state of California. CALEP represents LEPs legislatively and provides continuing education opportunities.
    Association Link:
    http://www.calep.com/
  • California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT)

    Founded in 1964, the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT) is an independent professional organization of approximately 30,000 members representing the interests of licensed marriage and family therapists. It is dedicated to advancing the profession as an art and a science, to maintaining high standards of professional ethics, to upholding the qualifications for the profession and to expanding the recognition and awareness of the profession.
    Currently Available:
    • Jobs
    • Internships
    Association Link:
    http://www.camft.org
  • California Association of Professional Music Teachers (CAPMT)

    The California Association of Professional Music Teachers (CAPMT) is a professional association with a membership of over 1000 teachers from public and private schools, independent studios, colleges and universities. They offer a variety of programs for the music student and educational and professional opportunities for member teachers.
    Association Link:
    http://www.capmt.org
  • California Association of Resource Specialists (CARS)

    Founded in 1981, the California Association of Resource Specialists (CARS) represents the unique needs of resource specialists and special education teachers.
    Association Link:
    http://carsplus.org
  • California Association of School Business Officials (CASBO)

    Founded in 1928, the California Association of School Business Officials is the premier resource on business practices and policies for California's public education community. CASBO, a nonprofit statewide professional association, is dedicated to promoting excellence and professionalism in all aspects of school business.
    Association Link:
    http://www.casbo.org/
  • California Association of School Psychologists (CASP)

    Founded in 1953, the California Association of School Psychologists (CASP) is the statewide membership organization for school psychologists in California. With a membership close to 3,000, CASP is the largest statewide organization of school psychologists in the nation and the strongest voice for psychologists practicing in California's schools. In addition to providing liaison with various state boards and commissions, CASP actively represents the profession to legislative audiences, governmental officials, and other policy-making bodies.
    Currently Available:
    • Jobs
    • Scholarships
    Association Link:
    http://www.casponline.org/
  • California Association of Teachers of English (CATE)

    CATE (California Association of Teachers of English) is a non-profit organization promoting communication, collaboration, and educational knowledge among all responsible for teaching English and the language arts.
    Association Link:
    http://cateweb.org/
  • California Association of Work Experience Educators (CAWEE)

    The California Association of Work Experience Educators, CAWEE, is a professional organization for, and run by, educators and career specialists who are involved in providing students with real world experience within the workplace. This organization is dedicated to the education of not only Work Experience educators, but of School-to-Career specialists and others involved in this process.
    Association Link:
  • California Athletic Trainers Association (CATA)

    The California Athletic Trainers’ Association (CATA) strives to improve the quality of health care for athletes, patients and clients and enhance the profession of Athletic Training, through leadership, education, and cooperative efforts with other organizations and allied health professions.
    Association Link:
    http://ca-at.org
  • California Business Education Association (CBEA)

    The California Business Education Association, Inc. (CBEA) represents professionals involved in education for and about business, marketing, and related information technologies at all levels of education in public and private institutions.
    Association Link:
    http://www.cbeaonline.org/
  • California Child Development Administrators Association (CCDAA)

    Formed in 1943, the California Child Development Administrators Association (CCDAA) provides and develops leadership and education that supports publicly funded early care and education programs for children from birth to 13 and their families.
    Currently Available:
    • Jobs
    Association Link:
    http://www.ccdaa.org
  • California Community College Chief Student Service Administrators Association (CCCCSSAA)

    The Community College Chief Student Service Administrators Association provides professional growth and development for its members, represents student services in statewide consultation, task forces and committees, provides efficient and useful communications to the membership, and promotes the mission of the California Community Colleges.
    Association Link:
    http://www.cssofficers.org
  • California Community College Early Childhood Educators (CCCEC)

    Recognizing the higher education institutions are the primary training institutions for early childhood educators, our mission is to provide a forum for California community colleges faculty and staff to advocate for high quality child development instruction and early care and education programs.
    Association Link:
    http://cccece.net/
  • California Community College EOPS Association (CCCEOPSA)

    The primary objectives of the California Community College EOPS Association are develop and maintain a statewide association for the sharing, articulation and dissemination of up-to-date information regarding programs for disadvantaged students in the two-year community colleges and to assist the local EOPS programs at the two-year community colleges.
    Association Link:
    http://www.ccceopsa.org/
  • California Community Colleges Matriculation Professionals Association (CCCMPA)

    The California Community Colleges Matriculation Professionals Association is an educational association of dynamic professionals who cultivate professional development, embrace standards of excellence and facilitate a research agenda that serves to promote a state-wide focus on student learning, access, success and institutional effectiveness.
    Association Link:
    http://cccmpa.org/
  • California Community Colleges Student Financial Aid Administrators Association (CCCSFAAA)

    The California Community Colleges Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators Association (CCCSFAAA) is a professional association that shares the latest information regarding student services, financial aid, legislative news and more.
    Association Link:
    http://www.cccsfaaa.org
  • California Continuation Education Association (CCEA)

    The California Continuation Education Association (CCEA) represents the interest of the 500-plus continuation high schools in the state and the CBEDS census total of more than 70,000 students (about 10% of all secondary students) in those schools. The mission of the California Continuation Education Association is to advocate for the betterment of continuation education and to promote the development of quality schools for our students, to support and provide professional development for the improvement of instruction that leads to student achievement of high standards, completion of a high school diploma, effective preparation for work, positive community involvement, and a foundation for life-long learning.
    Association Link:
    http://www.cceanet.org/
  • California Council for the Social Studies (CCSS)

    The California Council for the Social Studies (CCSS) is a non-profit professional organization serving both public and private school educators, and is the leading voice for quality social studies education in California.
    Association Link:
    http://www.ccss.org/
  • California Council on Economic Education (CCEE)

    California Council on Economic Education (CCEE) is California’s leading provider of economic and financial literacy education to K–12 teachers and students. Their programs help teachers and students make better personal and financial decisions, which improve their ability to succeed and compete in the global economy.
    Association Link:
    http://www.ccee.org/
  • California Counseling Association (CCA)

    The California Counseling Association (CCA) is a nonprofit tax-exempt professional association incorporated in 1967 as a state branch of The American Counseling Association (ACA). They serve members to advance counseling and professional development in the broad areas of mental health, career, and education.
    Association Link:
    http://www.cacounseling.org
  • California Dance Educators Association (CDEA)

    The California Dance Education Association (CDEA) supports and promotes the quality of dance teaching by establishing credentials and providing opportunities and access to professional development.
    Association Link:
    http://www.cdeadance.org/
  • California Early Childhood Mentor Program (ECE)

    The California Early Childhood Mentor Program provides resources and support to aspiring and experienced teachers and administrators in programs serving children birth to five and before- and after-school programs. Through Federal and local funding the Mentor Program provides stipends and professional development support to Mentor Teachers and Director Mentors.
    Currently Available:
    • Mentorships
    Association Link:
    http://www.ecementor.org
  • California Educational Technology Professionals Association (CETPA)

    The California Educational Technology Professionals Association, CETPA) was founded in 1960, and has a major emphasis on improving Administration Information Processing in public education within the State of California, and to prepare it's membership to better meet and support the technological needs of the Instructional Program.
    Association Link:
    http://cetpa.net
  • California Educational Theatre Association (CETA)

    Since 1945, the California Educational Theatre Association (CETA) has been a strong force in shaping quality theatre education. CETA's visionary approach to meeting challenges has made it a nationally recognized organization. CETA supports and represents theatre educators throughout the state with its innovative programs and activities for theatre teachers, artists, and students.
    Association Link:
    http://www.cetoweb.org
  • California Federation of Interpreters (CFI)

    California Federation of Interpreters (CFI) is a professional association and labor union advocating for the interests of the legal interpreting profession. CFI membership is open to certified and registered court interpreters working in the California trial courts as employees and independent contractors.
    Association Link:
    http://www.calinterpreters.org
  • California Language Teachers’ Association (CLTA)

    The California Language Teachers Association (CLTA) is an association of language professionals which sponsors activities that promote, support, and enhance the teaching of world languages.
    Association Link:
    http://www.clta.net
  • California Library Association (CLA)

    The California Library Association (CLA) provides leadership for the development, promotion, and improvement of library services, librarianship, and the library community. They are a resource for learning about new ideas and technology, and actively work to influence legislation affecting libraries and librarians.
    Association Link:
    http://www.cla-net.org
  • California School-Age Consortium (CALSAC)

    The California School-Age Consortium (CalSAC) provides training and advocacy for after school and out-of-school time professionals throughout California. To further their mission of advancing high-quality, low cost after school programs for all children, the association provides training and support to the organizations and professionals who dedicate themselves to keeping children safe and engaged in their out-of-school hours.
    Currently Available:
    • Jobs
    Association Link:
    http://www.calsac.org
  • California School Boards Association (CSBA)

    The California School Boards Association (CSBA) is the nonprofit education association representing the elected officials who govern public school districts and county offices of education. With a membership of nearly 1,000 educational agencies statewide, CSBA brings together school governing boards, and administrators from districts and county offices of education to advocate for effective policies that advance the education and well-being of the state’s more than 6 million school-age children. A membership-driven association, CSBA provides policy resources and training to members, and represents the statewide interests of public education through legal, political legislative, community and media advocacy.
    Association Link:
    http://www.csba.org
  • California School Library Association (CSLA)

    The California School Library Association (CSLA) advocates for excellence in school library programs, develops leaders in the school library field, and collaborates with other educational leaders to ensure that all California students are effective, responsible users and creators of ideas and information.
    Association Link:
    http://www.csla.net/
  • California School Nurses Organization (CSNO)

    The California School Nurses Organization (CSNO) was formally organized in 1950 after 2 years of meetings for “the promotion of comprehensive and constructive school health programs. and for the promotion of professional advancement of school nurses.”
    Association Link:
    http://www.csno.org
  • California School Nutrition Association (CSNA)

    As a powerful voice for all involved in school nutrition programs, the mission of the California School Nutrition Association (CSNA) is to provide a forum for personal and professional development by offering innovative educational programs, supporting legislative efforts, and promoting community awareness for the purpose of improving the well-being of California’s children.
    Currently Available:
    • Jobs
    Association Link:
    http://www.calsna.org/
  • California School Resource Officers’ Association (CSROA)

    The California School Resource Officers' Association (CSROA) is comprised of dedicated peace officers and educators of California who readily commit their experiences, efforts, and knowledge to achieve the common goal of providing all California schools with a safe and healthy learning environment.
    Association Link:
    http://www.csroa.org/
  • California Science Teachers Association (CSTA)

    The California Science Teachers Association (CSTA) represents science educators statewide—in every science discipline at every grade level, Kindergarten through University. CSTA demonstrates leadership in science education in the state by organizing and participating in statewide reform initiatives, and provides leadership opportunities for members who wish to serve on state advisory committees, including framework, standards, and textbook committees.
    Association Link:
    http://www.cascience.org
  • California Speech-Language-Hearing Association (CSHA)

    CSHA is a professional non-profit organization to promote speech and hearing to children and adults with communication and related challenges.
    Association Link:
    http://www.csha.org
  • Campus Safety, Health, and Environmental Management Association (CSHEMA)

    The Campus Safety, Health, and Environmental Management Association (CSHEMA) supports and educates campus-based EHS (Environmental Health Services) professionals to empower and to improve the EHS profession in campus environments. Originally founded in 1954 as the Campus Safety Association, CSHEMA has a long history of service to the college, university, and research communities.
    Currently Available:
    • Jobs
    • Scholarships
    Association Link:
    http://www.cshema.org/
  • Case Management Society of America (CMSA), Southern California Chapter

    The Case Management Society of America, Orange County Chapter is a multidisciplinary, interdisciplinary network of healthcare professionals working in the specialized practice of case management. The chapter serves five counties in Southern California ( Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and San Diego ) and has about four hundred members.
    Association Link:
    http://www.cmsa-scc.org/
  • Center for the Child Care Workforce (CCW)

    The mission of the Center for the Child Care Workforce is to improve the quality of early care and education for all children by promoting policy, research and organizing that ensure the early care and education workforce is well-educated, receives better compensation and a voice in their workplace.
    Association Link:
    http://www.ccw.org
  • Child LIfe Council (CLC)

    Established as a nonprofit organization in 1982, the Child Life Council represents a group of trained professionals with expertise in helping children and their families overcome life’s most challenging events. The Child Life Council membership is composed of nearly 4,000 individuals representing more than 600 organizations worldwide. Our members include child life specialists, child life assistants, university educators and students, hospital administrators and staff, school teachers, therapeutic recreation specialists, and others in related fields.
    Association Link:
    http://www.childlife.org
  • Children and Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)

    CHADD (Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder) is the nation's leading non-profit organization serving individuals with AD/HD and their families. CHADD has over 16,000 members in 200 local chapters throughout the U.S. Chapters offer support for individuals, parents, teachers, professionals, and others.
    Association Link:
    http://www.chadd.org
  • Children’s Health Council (CHC)

    Children's Health Council (CHC) has a rich history of serving our community's children and their families. CHC provides assessment and treatment services in multiple disciplines, including psychiatry, psychology, neuropsychology, social work, education, behavior management, family therapy, speech and language therapy, occupational therapy and art therapy.
    Association Link:
    http://www.chconline.org
  • Children’s Welfare League (CWLA)

    The Children's Welfare League (CWLA) is a powerful coalition of hundreds of private and public agencies serving vulnerable children and families since 1920. Our expertise, leadership and innovation on policies, programs, and practices help improve the lives of millions of children in all 50 states. Our impact is felt worldwide.
    Association Link:
    http://www.cwla.org
  • Coalition of Higher Education Assistance Organizations (COHEAO)

    Since 1981, the Coalition of Higher Education Assistance Organizations (COHEAO) has served as a partnership of colleges, universities, and organizations dedicated to promoting student friendly, efficiently operated campus-based loan and tuition payment programs. COHEAO members are dedicated to the preservation and improvement of the Federal Perkins Loan and HHS Loan Programs. COHEAO also advocates for the sound regulation of student financial services operations and campus accounts-receivable management practices.
    Association Link:
    http://www.coheao.com
  • Collegiate Entrepreneurs’ Organization (CEO)

    With the mission to inform, support and inspire college students to be entrepreneurial and to seek opportunity through enterprise creation, CEO is a professional network with student chapters at over 400 colleges and universities
    Association Link:
    http://www.c-e-o.org
  • Collegiate Entrepreneurs’ Organization (CEO)

    Collegiate Entrepreneurs’ Organization (CEO) is the premier entrepreneurship network with chapters on university campuses across North America and beyond. CEO currently supports entrepreneurship on over 240 chapters in over 43 states.
    Association Link:
    http://www.c-e-o.org
  • Community College Counselors/ Advisors Academic Association for Athletics (3C4A)

    This is an organization established in the State of California whose purpose is to bring together individuals who provide academic counseling, advisement and assistance for student athletes at the community college level.
    Association Link:
    http://www.3c4a.org/
  • Community Residential Care Association of California (CRCAC)

    The Community Residential Care Association of California (CRCAC) is a statewide nonprofit association for administrators/licensees of community residential care/assisted living homes. CRCAC was begun in 1989 by licensees. The association provides communications, educational and legislative advocacy services to its members.
    Association Link:
    http://www.crcac.com
  • Computer Science Teachers Association (CSTA)

    The Computer Science Teachers Association is a membership organization that supports and promotes the teaching of computer science and other computing disciplines. CSTA provides opportunities for K–12 teachers and students to better understand the computing disciplines and to more successfully prepare themselves to teach and learn.
    Association Link:
    http://www.csta.acm.org/
  • Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA)

    CompTIA is the voice of the world's information technology (IT) industry. As a non-profit trade association advancing the global interests of IT professionals and companies they focus their programs on four main areas: education, certification, advocacy and philanthropy.
    Association Link:
    http://www.comptia.org
  • Conductors Guild (CG)

    Throughout its 35-year history the Conductors Guild has served as an advocate for the conducting profession throughout the world. Its membership of over 1,600 represents conductors on a global scale.
    Currently Available:
    • Mentorships
    Association Link:
    https://www.conductorsguild.org
  • Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Education Professionals (CACREP)

    The vision of the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Education Professionals (CACREP) is to provide leadership and to promote excellence in professional preparation through the accreditation of counseling and related educational programs. As an accrediting body, CACREP is committed to the development of standards and procedures that reflect the needs of a dynamic, diverse, and complex society.
    Association Link:
    http://www.cacrep.org
  • Council on Library and Information Resources (CLTR)

    The Council on Library and Information Resources is an independent, nonprofit organization that forges strategies to enhance research, teaching, and learning environments in collaboration with libraries, cultural institutions, and communities of higher learning. The organization advances its mission through project initiatives and partnerships, publications, the DLF program, and award and fellowship opportunities. Through CLIR Connect, CLIR provides a forum for discussion, exchange, and collaboration.
    Currently Available:
    • Jobs
    Association Link:
    http://www.clir.org/
  • Council of Educational Facility Planners International (CSTA)

    Established in 1921, the Council of Educational Facility Planners International (CEFPI) is a worldwide professional non-profit association whose sole mission is improving the places where children learn. CEFPI members, individuals, institutions and corporations are actively involved in planning, designing, building, equipping and maintaining schools and colleges.
    Association Link:
    http://www.cefpi.org
  • Council on Hotel, Restaurant & Institutional Education (CHRIE)

    The Council on Hotel, Restaurant & Institutional Education (ICHRIE), a nonprofit professional association, provides programs and services to continually improve the quality of global education, research, service, and business operations in the hospitality and tourism industry.
    Currently Available:
    • Jobs
    Association Link:
    http://www.chrie.org
  • Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

    A non-profit association including over 3,000 individual members, CSWE is the accrediting agency for social work education in the United States and seeks to promote and strengthen the quality of social work education by providing national leadership and a forum for collective action.
    Association Link:
    http://www.cswe.org
  • Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children (CASA)

    The National Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children Association (CASA) is a network of 955 programs that are recruiting, training and supporting volunteers to represent the best interests of abused and neglected children in the courtroom and other settings.
    Association Link:
    http://www.casaforchildren.org
  • Cremation Association of North America (CANA)

    Founded in 1913, the Cremation Association of North America (CANA) is an International organization of over 1,500 members, composed of cremationists, funeral directors, funeral home operators and owners, cemeterians, industry suppliers and consultants.
    Association Link:
    http://www.cremationassociation.org
  • DECA

    DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs for careers in marketing, finance, hospitality and management in high schools and colleges around the globe.
    Association Link:
    http://www.deca.org
  • Drama Teachers Association of Southern California (CETO)

    The mission of the Drama Teachers Association of Southern California is to create an environmnet that fosters the best in educational theatre through performance opportunitites, diversity and professional adjudication.
    Association Link:
    http://www.cetoweb.org
  • Economic History Association (EHA)

    The Economic History Association was founded in 1940. Its purpose is to encourage and promote teaching, research, and publication on every phase of economic history, broadly defined, and to encourage and assist in the preservation and administration of the materials for research in economic history.
    Association Link:
    http://eh.net/eha/
  • Faculty Association of California Community Colleges (FACCC)

    The Faculity Association of California Community Colleges (FACCC) is a statewide professional membership association that advocates solely for all California Community College faculty.
    Association Link:
    http://www.faccc.org
  • Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA)

    Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) is a national Career and Technical Student Organization that provides personal growth, leadership development, and career preparation opportunities for students in Family and Consumer Sciences education.
    Association Link:
    http://www.fcclainc.org
  • Family Caregiver Alliance (FCA)

    Founded in 1977, Family Caregiver Alliance was the first community-based nonprofit organization in the country to address the needs of families and friends providing long-term care at home. Long recognized as a pioneer in health services, FCA now offers programs at national, state and local levels to support and sustain caregivers.
    Association Link:
    http://www.caregiver.org
  • Federation of Associations in Behavioral & Brain Sciences (FABBS)

    The Federation of Associations in Behavioral & Brain Sciences (FABBS) is a coalition of scientific societies that share an interest in advancing the sciences of mind, brain, and behavior. Understanding the human element of many of society’s challenges in healthcare, conservation behavior, human conflicts, economic decision making and more is a key component to improving the welfare of individuals and our society.
    Association Link:
    http://www.fabbs.org/
  • Freedom From Fear (FFF)

    Freedom From Fear is a national not-for-profit mental health advocacy association founded in 1984 by Mary Guardino. Ms. Guardino founded FFF as an outgrowth of her own personal experiences of suffering with anxiety and depressive illnesses for more than 25 years. The mission of FFF is to impact, in a positive way, the lives of all those affected by anxiety, depressive and related disorders through advocacy, education, research and community support.
    Association Link:
    http://www.freedomfromfear.org
  • Geothermal Resources Council (GRC)

    With the experience and dedication of its diverse, international membership and a 40-year plus track record, the Geothermal Resources Council (GRC) has built a solid reputation as the world’s premier geothermal association. Formed in 1970, the GRC was incorporated in the state of Washington in 1972 and in California in 1981. With more than 1,300 members in over 40 countries, the GRC actively seeks to expand its role as a primary professional educational association for the international geothermal community. The GRC serves as a focal point for continuing professional development for its members through its outreach, information transfer and education services.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.geothermal.org/
  • Health Professions Network (HPN)

    The Health Professions Network (HPN) is a volunteer-run association representing health care professional associations interested in interdisciplinary communication, discussion, and collaboration. Participants meet at least annually to discuss issues relating to health care and to serve as a forum for interdisciplinary problem solving and preparation for the future practice of health care.
    Association Link:
    http://www.healthpronet.org/
  • Home Economics Teachers Association of California (HETAC)

    The Home Economics Teachers Association of California (HETAC) is an influential and effective organization that advocates for home economics careers and technology teachers on issues impacting their programs and curriculum.
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  • Housing Education and Research Association (HERA)

    The Housing Education and Research Association (HERA) promotes excellence in the planning, development, delivery, and service of decent, sanitary, affordable, ecologically sound and appropriately designed housing for all people. It connects its members to facilitate communication and collaboration.
    Association Link:
    http://www.housingeducators.org/index.htm
  • Human Biology Association (HBA)

    The Human Biology Association has developed to become a professional organization that represents broadly the interests of human biologists in the U.S. and throughout the world.
    Association Link:
    http://www.humbio.org
  • IDEA Health & Fitness Association

    IDEA Health & Fitness Association is the world’s leading organization of fitness and wellness professionals including personal trainers, group fitness instructors, fitness directors and fitness business owners.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.ideafit.com
  • Interior Design Educators Council (IDEC)

    The Interior Design Educators Council, Inc. (IDEC), is dedicated to the advancement of education and research in interior design. IDEC fosters exchange of information, improvement of educational standards and development of the body of knowledge relative to the quality of life and human performance in the interior environment. IDEC concentrates on the establishment and strengthening of lines of communication among educators, practitioners, educational institutions and other organizations concerned with interior design education.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.idec.org
  • International Association of Science and Technology for Development

    The International Association of Science and Technology for Development (IASTED) is a non-profit organization devoted to promoting economic and cultural advancement. Established in 1977, IASTED organizes multidisciplinary conferences for academics and professionals, mainly in the fields of engineering, science, and education. IASTED holds conferences and courses in both industrialized and developing nations.
    Association Link:
    http://www.iasted.org
  • International Communication Association (ICA)

    The International Communication Association aims to advance the scholarly study of human communication by encouraging and facilitating excellence in academic research worldwide.
    Association Link:
    http://www.icahdq.org
  • International Economic and Commercial Sciences Students Association (AIESEC)

    AIESEC (pronounced "aie-sek"), is a global youth organization that develops leadership capabilities through their internal leadership programmes and engaging students and graduates in international student exchange and internship programs for profit and non-profit organizations.
    Association Link:
    http://www.aiesec.org
  • International Federation of Biomedical Laboratory Science (IFBLS)

    The International Federation of Biomedical Laboratory Science (IFBLS) is an independent non-governmental association of national societies in 35 countries, representing more than 165,000 medical laboratory scientists and technologists worldwide. Founded in 1954, the association's mission is to support, advance and promote good laboratory practice, education and professional development of Biomedical Laboratory Scientists and technologists.
    Association Link:
    http://ifbls.org/
  • International Fitness Professionals Association (IFPA)

    The International Fitness Professionals Association (IFPA) is devoted to offering the highest quality learning experiences to individuals aiming to improve their lifestyle, and those aiming to improve the lifestyles of others. Our educational opportunities provide only the most practical and scientifically based health and fitness information that can be directly applied to “real life” experiences. It is with this dedication that the IFPA is committed to being the lifelong exercise and training resource to the entire fitness community.
    Association Link:
    http://www.ifpa-fitness.com/
  • International Longevity Center (ILC), USA

    Founded in 1990 by world-renowned gerontologist and Pulitzer Prize winner Robert N. Butler, M.D., the International Longevity Center is the first nonprofit, nonpartisan, international research, policy, and education organization formed to educate individuals on how to live longer and better, and advise society on how to maximize the benefits of today's age boom. ILC is a “think and action tank” helping individuals, corporations, foundations, and government leaders navigate today’s unprecedented increase in longevity through a continuous cycle of change.
    Association Link:
    http://www.ilcusa.org
  • International Reading Association (ILA)

    Since 1956, the International Reading Association(IRA) has been a nonprofit, global network of individuals and institutions committed to worldwide literacy. More than 60,000 members strong, the Association supports literacy professionals through a wide range of resources, advocacy efforts, volunteerism, and professional development activities.
    Association Link:
    http://www.reading.org
  • International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE)

    The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE®) is the premier membership association for educators and education leaders engaged in improving learning and teaching by advancing the effective use of technology in PK–12 and teacher education.
    Association Link:
    http://www.iste.org
  • International Studies Association (ISA)

    The International Studies Association (ISA), represents 80 countries, and over 5,000 members worldwide. They endeavor to create communities of scholars dedicated to international studies.
    Association Link:
    http://www.isanet.org
  • Journalism Association of Community Colleges (JACC)

    Scholarships, Student Memberships, Awards, Events, Resources, Conferences
    Association Link:
    http://www.jacconline.org
  • Journalism Education Association (JEA)

    The Journalism Education Association is the largest scholastic journalism organization for teachers and advisers. Among JEA’s more than 2,500 members are journalism teachers and publications advisers, media professionals, press associations, adviser organizations, libraries, publishing companies, newspapers, radio stations and departments of journalism.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.jea.org
  • LeadingAge

    The mission of LeadingAge is to expand the world of possibilities for aging. Membership includes 6,000 not-for-profit organizations representing the entire field of aging services, 39 state partners, and hundreds of businesses, consumer groups, foundations, and research partners. LeadingAge is charitable organization focused on education, advocacy, and applied research.
    Association Link:
    http://www.leadingage.org/
  • LeadingAge California

    Founded in 1961, LeadingAge California is the state’s leading advocate for quality, not-for-profit senior living and care. The association’s advocacy, educational programs and public relations help its members best serve the needs of more than 100,000 of the state’s older adults. LeadingAge California represents more than 400 nonprofit providers of senior living and care – including affordable housing, continuing care retirement communities, assisted living, skilled-nursing, and home and community- based care.
    Association Link:
    http://www.aging.org
  • Linguistic Society of America (LSA)

    The Linguistic Society of America (LSA) is a professional society for linguists. Founded in 1924 to advance linguistics, the scientific study of human language. The LSA has over 5,000 individual members and welcomes linguists of all kinds. It works to advance the discipline and to communicate findings in linguistics to a wider audience.
    Association Link:
    http://www.lsadc.org
  • Marketing Educators’ Association (MEA)

    The Marketing Educators' Association (MEA) is the premiere international organization for faculty development of the marketing professoriate. The organization’s mission is to provide worldwide leadership in promoting the development and sharing of scholarship that enhances marketing education and advances marketing knowledge and practice.
    Association Link:
    http://www.marketingeducators.org
  • Mathematical Association of America (MAA)

    The Mathematical Association of America (MAA) is a professional society that focuses on mathematics accessible at the undergraduate level. Members include university, college, and high school teachers; graduate and undergraduate students; pure and applied mathematicians; computer scientists; statisticians; and many others in academia, government, business, and industry.
    Association Link:
    http://www.maa.org
  • Modern Language Association (MLA)

    Modern Language Association of America provides opportunities for its members to share their scholarly findings and teaching experiences with colleagues and to discuss trends in the academy. For over a hundred years, members have worked to strengthen the study and teaching of language and literature.
    Association Link:
    http://www.mla.org
  • National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences (GRAMMY)

  • National Adult Day Services Association (NADSA)

    National Adult Day Services Association (NADSA) advances the national development, recognition and use of adult day services. Adult day service centers provide a coordinated program of professional and compassionate services for adults in a community-based group setting. Services are designed to provide social and some health services to adults who need supervised care in a safe place outside the home during the day.
    Association Link:
    http://www.nadsa.org
  • National Alliance for Media Arts and Culture (NAMAC)

    Founded in 1980, the goal is to create a national organization that would provide support services to its institutional members, and advocate for the field as a whole. Since its founding, NAMAC has worked to raise the profile and influence of the media arts on behalf of its growing and changing membership.
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    Association Link:
    http://namac.org/
  • National Art Education Association (NAEA)

    The National Art Education Association is the leading professional membership organization exclusively for visual arts educators.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.arteducators.org
  • National Association for Academic Advisors for Athletics (N4A)

    The National Association of Academic Advisors for Athletics is a diverse organization of service professionals who promote the integrity of their profession by providing guiding principles and quality services to support one another as they share information, resources and expertise in their efforts to empower student-athletes to become more productive individuals through educational and personal development.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.nfoura.org/
  • National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies (NACCS)

    The National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies is the academic organization that serves academic programs, departments and research centers that focus on issues pertaining to Mexican Americans, Chicana/os, and Latina/os. The Association was formed in 1972, during the height of the Chicana/o movement, calling for the development of a space where scholarship and Chicana/o students could develop their talents in higher education. For more than 30 years, students, faculty, staff, and community members have attended the NACCS annual conference to present their scholarly papers--many of which have spun into important intellectual pillars.
    Association Link:
    http://www.naccs.org/
  • National Association for Family Child Care (NAFCC)

    The National Association for Family Child Care is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting quality child care by strengthening the profession of family child care.
    Association Link:
    http://www.nafcc.org
  • National Association for Multicultural Education (NAME)

    The National Association for Multicultural Education (NAME) is a non-profit organization that advances and advocates for equity and social justice through multicultural education. NAME’s membership encompasses the spectrum of professional educators and specialists, including early childhood, classroom and higher education faculty, administrators, psychologists, social workers, counselors, curriculum specialists, librarians, scholars, and researchers. Persons affiliated with teacher education, ethnic studies, ESL and bilingual education, social science, anthropology, liberal and fine arts programs, and other departments, colleges, and schools with an emphasis on multiculturalism are also encouraged to become members.
    Association Link:
    http://nameorg.org/
  • National Association for Music Education (NAfME)

    National Association for Music Education (NAfME), among the world’s largest arts education organizations, is the only association that addresses all aspects of music education. NAfME advocates at the local, state, and national levels; provides resources for teachers, parents, and administrators; hosts professional development events; and offers a variety of opportunities for students and teachers. The Association orchestrates success for millions of students nationwide and has supported music educators at all teaching levels for more than a century. Since 1907, NAfME has worked to ensure that every student has access to a well-balanced, comprehensive, and high-quality program of music instruction taught by qualified teachers. NAfME’s activities and resources have been largely responsible for the establishment of music education as a profession, for the promotion and guidance of music study as an integral part of the school curriculum, and for the development of the National Standards for Arts Education.
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    Association Link:
    http://nafme.org
  • National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)

    The National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) is dedicated to improving the well-being of all young children, with particular focus on the quality of educational and developmental services for all children from birth through age 8. NAEYC is committed to becoming an increasingly high performing and inclusive organization. Founded in 1926, NAEYC is the world's largest organization working on behalf of young children with nearly 90,000 members, a national network of over 300 local, state, and regional Affiliates, and a growing global alliance of like-minded organizations. Membership is open to all individuals who share a desire to serve and act on behalf of the needs and rights of all young children.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.naeyc.org
  • National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU)

    The National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU) serves as the unified national voice of private nonprofit higher education. Since 1976, the association has represented this subset of American colleges and universities on policy issues with the federal government, such as those affecting student aid, taxation, and government regulation. Today, through new communication technologies, an improved governance structure, and increased member participation, NAICU has become an even more effective and respected participant in the political process
    Association Link:
    http://www.naicu.edu
  • National Association of Bilingual Education (NABE)

    The National Association for Bilingual Education (NABE) is the only national professional organization devoted to representing Bilingual Learners and Bilingual Education professionals. NABE's mission is to advocate for our nation's Bilingual and English Language Learners and families and to cultivate a multilingual multicultural society by supporting and promoting policy, programs, pedagogy, research and professional development that yield academic success, value native language, lead to English proficiency, and respect cultural and linguistic diversity.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.nabe.org
  • National Association of Biology Teachers (NABT)

    The National Association of Biology Teachers (NABT) is the “leader in life science education.” Since its inception in 1938, thousands of educators have joined NABT to share experiences and expertise with colleagues from around the world, keep up with trends and developments in the field, and grow professionally.
    Association Link:
    http://www.nabt.org
  • Association for Early Learning Leaders (ELL)

    The Association for Early Learning Leaders (ELL), formerly known as the National Association of Child Care Professionals is a nonprofit organization committed to excellence by promoting leadership development and enhancing program quality through the National Accreditation Commission's standards. Since 1984, Early Learning Leaders have been serving childcare directors, owners and administrators.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.naccp.org
  • National Association of College Admissions Counselors (NACAC)

    Association of college admissions counselors from colleges, high schools, and independents
    Association Link:
    http://www.nacacnet.org/
  • National Association of College and University Attorneys (NACUA)

    The National Association of College and University Attorneys (NACUA) was founded in 1960-61 by a small group of attorneys who regularly provided legal services to colleges and universities; they were the first such specialists in the United States. The Association's purpose is to enhance legal assistance to colleges and universities by educating attorneys and administrators as to the nature of campus legal issues. It has an equally important role to play in the continuing legal education of university counsel. In addition, NACUA produces legal resources, offers continuing legal education programming, maintains a listserv (NACUANET) and a variety of member-only web-based resources pages, and operates a clearinghouse through which attorneys on campuses are able to share resources, knowledge and work products on current legal concerns and interests.
    Association Link:
    http://www.nacua.org/
  • National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO)

    The National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO) is a membership organization representing more than 2,500 colleges, universities, and higher education service providers across the country and around the world. NACUBO specifically represents chief business and financial officers through advocacy efforts, community service, and professional development activities. The association's mission is to advance the economic viability and business practices of higher education institutions in fulfillment of their academic missions.
    Association Link:
    http://www.nacubo.org
  • National Association of College Wind and Percussion Instructors (NACWPI)

    The National Association of College Wind and Percussion Instructors (NACWPI) is a forum for communication within the profession of applied music on the college campus.Their purpos is to encourage and foster more effective teaching of wind and percussion instruments on the college level.
    Association Link:
    http://www.nacwpi.org
  • National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE)

    The National Association of Colleges and Employers connects campus recruiting and career services professionals, and provides best practices, trends, research, professional development, and conferences.
    Association Link:
    http://www.naceweb.org
  • National Association of Counsel for Children (NACC)

    Founded in 1977, the National Association of Counsel for Children (NACC) is a non-profit child advocacy and professional membership association. The NACC is dedicated to providing high quality legal representation for children. Their mission is to improve the lives of children and families through legal advocacy. NACC provides training and technical assistance to attorneys and other professionals, serves as a public and professional information referral center, and engages in public policy and legislative advocacy and works to improve the child welfare, juvenile justice and private custody systems.
    Association Link:
    http://www.naccchildlaw.org/
  • National Association of Disability Representatives (NADR)

    Since 2000, the Professional Social Security Claimants Representatives has provided it's members with educational seminars to keep practitioners up to date on Social Security rulings, regulatory changes and practice improvements.
    Association Link:
    http://www.nadr.org
  • National Association of Early Childhood Teacher Educators (NAECTE)

    The National Association of Early Childhood Teacher Educators (NAECTE) members are people from all across the United States and from countries around the globe. They are joined together by our common interest in Early Childhood Teacher Education.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.naecte.org
  • National Association of Foreign Student Advisers (NAFSA)

    NAFSA was founded in 1948 as the National Association of Foreign Student Advisers to promote the professional development of U.S. college and university officials responsible for assisting and advising the 25,000 foreign students who had come to study in the United States after World War II. The academic institutions, government agencies, and private organizations that combined to form NAFSA knew that meeting the needs of students from diverse educational and cultural backgrounds required special knowledge and competencies. The association's scope soon expanded to include admissions personnel, English-language specialists, and community volunteers who played an important role in helping foreign students acclimate to U.S. college communities. To reflect the now well-established role of NAFSA members in all aspects of international education and exchange, the name of the association was changed once more: In May 1990, the membership formally renamed the organization NAFSA: Association of International Educators. The acronym was retained to reflect NAFSA's proud past and broad name recognition.
    Association Link:
    http://www.nafsa.org
  • National Association of Geoscience Teachers (NAGT)

    The National Association of Geoscience Teachers (NAGT) purpose is to foster improvement in the teaching of the earth sciences at all levels of formal and informal instruction, to emphasize the cultural significance of the earth sciences, and to disseminate knowledge in this field to the general public.
    Association Link:
    http://nagt.org
  • National Association of Geoscience Teachers (NAGT)

    The National Association of Geoscience Teachers (NAGT) works to foster improvement in the teaching of the Earth sciences at all levels of formal and informal instruction, to emphasize the cultural significance of the Earth sciences and to disseminate knowledge in this field to the general public.
    Association Link:
    http://nagt.org
  • National Association of Geoscience Teachers – Far West Section (NAGT-FWS)

    The National Association of Geoscience Teachers (NAGT)- Far West Section purpose is to foster improvement in the teaching of the earth sciences at all levels of formal and informal instruction, to emphasize the cultural significance of the earth sciences, and to disseminate knowledge in this field to the general public.
    Association Link:
    http://nagt-fws.org
  • National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP)

    The National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHRE) a purpose-driven organization that is propelled by a passionate combination of entrepreneurial spirit, cultural heritage and the advocacy of its members. mission is to advance sustainable Hispanic homeownership. NAHREP accomplishes its mission by: Educating and empowering the real estate professionals who serve Hispanic home buyers & sellers and Facilitating relationships among industry stakeholders, real estate practitioners and other housing industry professionals.
    Association Link:
    http://nahrep.org/
  • National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

    The National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) is the premier source of knowledge, professional development, and resources, empowering school psychologists to ensure that all children and youth attain optimal learning and mental health.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.nasponline.org
  • National Association of Social Workers (NASW)

    The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) is the largest membership organization of professional social workers in the world, with 150,000 members. Their foundation administers a wide variety of educational and research programs in an effort to fulfill its core mission of enhancing the well-being of individuals, families, and communities through the advancement of social work policy and practice.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.naswdc.org
  • National Association of State Judicial Educators (NASJE)

    The National Association of State Judicial Educators (NASJE) is a non-profit organization, founded in 1975, that strives to improve the justice system through judicial branch education. NASJE is a leader in defining the practice of judicial branch education and in gathering and sharing resources among educators.
    Association Link:
    http://news.nasje.org/
  • National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA)

    The National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA) is the leading voice for the student affairs profession worldwide.
    Association Link:
    http://www.naspa.org
  • National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS)

    Founded in 1944, National Association of Teachers of Singing, Inc. (NATS) is the largest professional association of teachers of singing in the world, with members in 25 countries. The mission of NATS is to encourage the highest standards of the vocal art and of ethical principles in the teaching of singing; and to promote vocal education and research at all levels, both for the enrichment of the general public and for the professional advancement of the talented.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.nats.org/
  • National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA)

    The National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA) provides professional development for financial aid administrators; advocates for public policies that increase student access and success; serves as a forum on student financial aid issues, and is committed to diversity throughout all activities.
    Association Link:
    http://www.nasfaa.org
  • National Association for Student Personnel Administration (NASPA)

    The National Association for Student Personnel Administration (NASPA) is the leading association for the advancement, health, and sustainability of the student affairs profession. Through high-quality professional development, strong policy advocacy, and substantive research to inform practice, NASPA meets the diverse needs and invests in realizing the potential of all its members under the guiding principles of integrity, innovation, inclusion, and inquiry. NASPA members serve a variety of functions and roles, including the vice president and dean for student life, as well as professionals working within housing and residence life, student unions, student activities, counseling, career development, orientation, enrollment management, racial and ethnic minority support services, and retention and assessment.
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    Association Link:
    https://www.naspa.org/
  • National Band Association (NBA)

    The National Band Association, founded on September 11, 1960, is the largest band directors' professional organization in the world. It was organized for the purpose of promoting the musical and educational significance of bands and is dedicated to the attainment of a high level of excellence for bands and band music.
    Association Link:
    http://www.nationalbandassociation.org
  • National Black Child Development Institute (NBCDI)

    The mission of the National Black Child Development Institute (NBCDI) is to improve and protect the quality of life of Black children and families. NBCDI's vision is a society that embraces the commitment to a successful future for every child. We have worked to improve child welfare services, make universal early care and education a reality, build family support services, press for educational reform and provide vital information on children's health.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.nbcdi.org
  • National Business Education Association (NBEA)

    The National Business Education Association (NBEA) is the nation's leading professional organization devoted exclusively to serving individuals and groups engaged in instruction, administration, research, and dissemination of information for and about business. NBEA is the leading association devoted to the recognition that business education competencies are essential for all individuals in today's fast-changing society.
    Association Link:
    http://www.nbea.org/
  • National Career Development Association (NCDA)

    Founded in 1913, the National Career Development Association (NCDA) provides professional development, publications, standards, and advocacy to practitioners and educators who inspire and empower individuals to achieve their career and life goals.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.ncda.org/
  • National Child Care Association (NCCA)

    The mission of the National Child Care Association (NCCA) is to promote the growth and safeguard the interest of quality childhood care and education focusing on licensed, private providers of these services. Since 1987, NCCA has been the only voice of the licensed, private childhood care and education community. Since that time, the association and its leadership have succeeded in establishing an influential presence for the private sector at state and national policy and legislative tables.
    Association Link:
    http://www.nccanet.org
  • National Coalition for Campus Children’s Centers (NCCCC)

    The National Coalition for Campus Children's Centers (NCCCC) is a nonprofit educational membership organization supporting excellence in programs for young children in communities of higher learning by providing opportunities for leadership, professional development, research, networking, and advocacy. Members are faculty, directors, administrators, and teachers from centers with diverse organizational, funding, and program structures at university and college campuses from across the United States and Canada.
    Association Link:
    http://www.campuschildren.org
  • National Communication Association (NCA)

    The National Communication Association (NCA) advances communication as the discipline that studies all forms, modes, media and consequences of communication through humanistic, social scientific and aesthetic inquiry. The NCA serves the scholars, teachers, and practitioners who are its members by enabling and supporting their professional interests in research and teaching. NCA is a not-for-profit organization with over 8,000 members.
    Association Link:
    http://www.natcom.org
  • National Communication Association – Western States (WSCA)

    The Western States Communication Association (WSCA) was founded in 1929. WSCA is a not-for-profit educational association of scholars, teachers, and students of communication with over 1,000 members not only from the western states but from all parts of the United States and countries around the world.
    Association Link:
    http://www.westcomm.org
  • National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE)

    The National Council of Teachers of English is devoted to improving the teaching and learning of English and the language arts at all levels of education.
    Association Link:
    http://www.ncte.org/
  • National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)

    The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics is a public voice of mathematics education, supporting teachers to ensure equitable mathematics learning of the highest quality for all students through vision, leadership, professional development, and research.
    Association Link:
    http://www.nctm.org
  • National Council on Family Relations (NCFR)

    The National Council on Family Relations (NCFR) provides an educational forum for family researchers, educators, and practitioners to share in the development and dissemination of knowledge about families and family relationships, establishes professional standards, and works to promote family well-being.
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    Association Link:
    http://www.ncfr.org
  • National Council on Family Relations (NCFR)

    The National Council on Family Relations, founded in 1938, is the oldest nonprofit, nonpartisan, multidisciplinary professional association focused solely on family research, practice and education. NCFR members are professionals dedicated to understanding and strengthening families. Members come from more than 35 countries and all 50 U.S. states, and include: researchers, demographers, marriage and family therapists, parent/family educators, university faculty, students, social workers, public health workers, extension specialists and faculty, ECFE teachers, clergy, counselors, K-12 teachers, and more.
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    Association Link:
    https://www.ncfr.org
  • National Earth Science Teachers Association (NESTA)

    Founded in 1983, the National Earth Science Teachers Association is a nonprofit educational organization whose mission is to facilitate and advance excellence in Earth and Space Science education.
    Association Link:
    http://www.nestanet.org
  • National Education Association (NEA)

    The National Education Association (NEA), the nation's largest professional employee organization, is committed to advancing the cause of public education. NEA's 3 million members work at every level of education—from pre-school to university graduate programs. NEA has affiliate organizations in every state and in more than 14,000 communities across the United States.
    Association Link:
    http://www.nea.org/home/2580.htm
  • National Environmental, Safety and Health Training Association (NESHTA)

    National Environmental, Safety and Health Training Association (NESHTA) is a non-profit educational society for environmental, safety, health and other technical training and adult education professionals. Founded as the National Environmental Training Association, Inc., in 1977 with support and assistance from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the National Environmental, Safety & Health Training Association is an international non-profit educational and professional society dedicated to promoting competency and excellence in worker training and education. Traditionally, our interests have concentrated on safety, health and environmental training mandated by laws or regulations. The Association's mission mission is to promote and support Environmental, Safety, and Occuptational Health trainer competency through personal skills training, professional certification, the application of training standards, and continuing education and professional development.
    Association Link:
    https://netforum.avectra.com
  • National Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health (FFCMH)

    The National Federation, a national family-run organization serves to provide advocacy at the national level for the rights of children and youth with emotional, behavioral and mental health challenges and their families, provide leadership and technical assistance to a nation-wide network of family run organizations and collaborate with family run and other child serving organizations to transform mental health care in America.
    Association Link:
    http://ffcmh.org
  • National Foster Parent Association (NFPA)

    The National Voice of Foster Parents' (NFPA) goal is to support foster parents in achieving safety, permanence and well-being for the children and youth in their care.
    Association Link:
    http://nfpainc.org
  • National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA)

    The National Funeral Directors Association is the worldwide source of expertise and professional resources for all facets of funeral service. Through education, information and advocacy, NFDA is dedicated to supporting members in their mission to provide families with meaningful end-of-life services at the highest levels of excellence and integrity.
    Association Link:
    http://www.nfdabizexchange.org
  • National Head Start Association (NHSA)

    The National Head Start Organization offers a wide variety of services to its members and to the Head Start and Early Childhood Education communities. Follow the links on the left to find out more about our many programs, partnerships, and professional development opportunities!
    Association Link:
    http://www.nhsa.org
  • National Marine Educators Association (NMEA)

    The National Marine Educators Association (NMEA) brings together those interested in the study and enjoyment of both fresh and salt water and provides a focus for marine and aquatic studies all over the world.
    Currently Available:
    • Jobs
    • Scholarships
    Association Link:
    http://www.marine-ed.org
  • National Native American Law Students Association (NNALSA)

    The National Native American Law Students Association was founded in 1970 to promote the study of Federal Indian Law, Tribal Law and traditional forms of governance, and to support Native Americans in law school. We strive to reach out to Native communities and encourage Native People to pursue legal education. We also strive to educate the legal community about Native issues.
    Association Link:
    http://nationalnalsa.org/
  • National Postsecondary Agriculture Students Organization (PAS)

    Founded in 1980, the National Postsecondary Agricultural Student Organization (PAS) provides opportunities for individual growth, leadership and career preparation. PAS aspires to be the premier leadership and career development organization serving college agriculture students.
    Association Link:
    http://www.nationalpas.org/
  • National Science Education Leadership Association (NSELA)

    The National Science Education Leadership Association (NSELA) was formed in 1959 to meet a need to develop science education leadership for K - 16 school systems.
    Association Link:
    http://www.nsela.org
  • National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)

    Headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, the National Science Teachers Association is a member-driven organization, 60,000-strong. They publish books and journals for science teachers from kindergarten through college, hold regional events for science teachers to connect, as well as a national spring gathering.
    Association Link:
    http://www.nsta.org
  • National Staff Development and Training Association (NSDTA)

    The mission of the National Staff Development and Training Association (NSDTA) is to build professional and organizational capacity in the human services through a national network of membership sharing ideas and resources on organizational development, staff development, and training.
    Association Link:
    http://nsdta.aphsa.org/
  • National Women’s Studies Association (NWSA)

    Established in 1977, the National Women's Studies Association has as one of its primary objectives promoting and supporting the production and dissemination of knowledge about women and gender through teaching, learning, research and service in academic and other settings. Through their scholarship and pedagogy our members actively pursue knowledge to promote a just world in which all persons can develop to their fullest potential—one free from ideologies, systems of privilege or structures that oppress or exploit some for the advantage of others. The Association has more than 2,000 individual and 350 institutional members working in varied specialties across the United States and around the world.
    Association Link:
    http://www.nwsa.org
  • Network for Social Work Management (NSWM)

    The Network is the only professional association in the United States dedicated to improving the quality of organizations by equipping managers to become effective, “people-centered” leaders, through the Annual Management Institute and our Human Services Management Competencies.
    Association Link:
    https://socialworkmanager.org
  • Professional Association for Childhood Education (PACE)

    California state association for childcare center owners, directors, and teachers. Established in 1955 to advance the profession of teaching to provide quality childcare and early childhood education. Statewide association that serves all categories of licensed/regulated child care centers.
    Association Link:
    http://www.pacenet.org
  • Real Estate Educators Association (REEA)

    The Real Estate Educators Association is a society of real estate education stakeholders (instructors, trainers, regulators, schools, authors, etc.) Our challenge is to continually give our members the latest tools and techniques for effective adult education. Our goal is to make sure REEA members meet and exceed the high standards demanded in real estate’s rapidly changing legal and professional environment.
    Association Link:
    https://www.reea.org
  • Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID)

    RID is a national membership organization representing the professionals who facilitate communication between people who are deaf or hard of hearing and people who hear. Interpreters serve as professional communicators in a vast array of settings such as: churches, schools, courtrooms, hospitals and theaters, as well as on political grandstands and television. RID’s function is to support our membership by providing the foundation needed to launch and sustain careers while ensuring quality service to the Deaf community.
    Association Link:
    http://www.rid.org
  • Sandplay Therapists of America (STA)

    Sandplay Therapists of America (STA) is a non-profit organization established to train, support, and promote professional development in sandplay in the tradition of Dora Kalff based on the theories of C.G. Jung.
    Association Link:
    http://www.sandplay.org
  • School Nutrition Association (SNA)

    Since 1946, the mission of the School Nutrition Association (SNA) is to educate and empower members to provide healthy meals to foster an environment where children achieve overall wellness and lifelong success.
    Currently Available:
    • Jobs
    • Internships
    • Scholarships
    Association Link:
    http://www.schoolnutrition.org
  • School Science and Mathematics Association (SSMA)

    The School Science and Mathematics Association is an inclusive professional community of researchers and teachers who promote research, scholarship, and practice that improves school science and mathematics and advances the integration of science and mathematics.
    Association Link:
    http://www.ssma.org
  • Soci­ety for Col­lege Sci­ence Teach­ers (SCST)

    The Society of College Science Teachers (SCST) is ded­i­cated to the improve­ment in the teach­ing of col­lege sci­ence courses via inter­dis­ci­pli­nary inter­ac­tions among teach­ers of col­lege sci­ence, the pro­vi­sion of a profession-wide iden­tity for teach­ers of col­lege sci­ence, the pro­mo­tion of a soci­etal and cul­tural aware­ness of the sig­nif­i­cance of sci­ence to the mod­ern world, the spon­sor­ship of appro­pri­ate projects such as local and regional con­fer­ences and work­shops, and the pro­mo­tion of col­lec­tive self-interests.
    Association Link:
    http://www.scst.org/
  • Society for Anthropology in Community Colleges (AAA)

    The Society for Anthropology in Community Colleges (SACC) is a network of people who teach anthropology in community colleges, two-year and four-year colleges, universities and pre-collegiate institutions. A section of the American Anthropological Association (AAA), SACC was founded in 1978 to encourage dialogue and collaboration among teachers of anthropology across sub-disciplines and institutional settings, and to promote excellence in the teaching of anthropology.
    Association Link:
    http://www.aaanet.org
  • Society for College and University Planning (SCUP)

    The Society for College and University Planning (SCUP), which was established in 1965, is a community of senior, higher education leaders who are responsible for, or are involved in, the integration of planning on their campuses and for the professionals who support them. Members look to SCUP to find ways to successfully integrate the institution's mission into their academic plan, and then seek to integrate all other kinds of planning on campus in support of the academic plan.
    Association Link:
    https://www.scup.org
  • Society for Nutrition Education & Behavior (SNEB)

    The Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior (SNEB) represents the unique professional interests of nutrition educators in the United States and worldwide. SNEB is dedicated to promoting effective nutrition education and healthy behavior through research, policy and practice and has a vision of healthy communities, food systems and behaviors. SNEB is an international community of professionals actively involved in nutrition education and health promotion. Their work takes place in colleges, universities and schools, government agencies, cooperative extension, communications and public relations firms, the food industry, voluntary and service organizations and with other reliable places of nutrition and health education information.
    Currently Available:
    • Jobs
    Association Link:
    http://www.sne.org
  • Society for Research on Adolescence (SRA)

    SRA is a dynamic, multidisciplinary, international organization dedicated to understanding adolescence through research and dissemination.
    Association Link:
    http://www.s-r-a.org
  • Society for Research on Child Development (SRCD)

    The Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD) was established in 1933 by the National Research Council of the National Academies of Science. The history of the Society's origin and evolution parallels that of the academic specialty of child development. The purposes of the Society are to promote multidisciplinary research in the field of human development, to foster the exchange of information among scientists and other professionals of various disciplines, and to encourage applications of research findings.
    Currently Available:
    • Jobs
    Association Link:
    http://www.srcd.org
  • Society of Composers (SCI)

    The Society of Composers, Inc. (SCI) is a professional society dedicated to the promotion, performance, understanding and dissemination of new and contemporary music. Members include composers both in and outside academia interested in addressing these concerns on a national and regional level.
    Association Link:
    http://www.societyofcomposers.org
  • Society of International Chinese in Educational Technology (SICET)

    The Society of International Chinese in Educational Technology (SICET) is a nonpolitical, non-profit academic organization. The organization's goal is to aggregate international Chinese scholars and experts in the field of educational technology to encourage academic cooperation and support among members. The mission of SICET is to establish and strengthen academic international connections, exchanges, research, and studies in educational technology for teaching and learning, as well as to promote the application of educational technology in Chinese education.
    Association Link:
    http://www.sicet.org/
  • Society of Toxicology (SOT)

    The Society of Toxicology (SOT) is a professional and scholarly organization of scientists from academic institutions, government, and industry representing the great variety of scientists who practice toxicology in the US and abroad. SOT is committed to creating a safer and healthier world by advancing the science of toxicology.
    Association Link:
    http://www.toxicology.org
  • Society for Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)

    Founded in 1991, the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) is the worldwide professional association for those advising families across generations.The association helps people understand the issues families face in this area and promote best practice, professional integrity and education to their members. Today there are over 19,500 members across 95 countries from a range of professions, including lawyers, accountants and other specialists. What connects members is that they all help families plan for their futures: from drafting a will or advising family businesses, to helping international families and protecting vulnerable family members. The main focus is on training and development for family advisers. The association offers a number of qualifications, from entry-level programs to advanced certificates and diplomas.
    Currently Available:
    • Jobs
    Association Link:
    http://www.step.org
  • Southwestern Social Science Association (SSSA)

    Founded in 1919, the Southwestern Social Science Association (SSSA) is the oldest interdisciplinary social science association in the United States, and is composed of professionals and students in the social sciences, including academics and other professionals. SSSA is the umbrella organization for seven academic and professional affiliate associations, including the areas of Economics, History, International Studies, Political Science, Social Work, Sociology, and Women’s & Gender Studies. The purpose of SSSA is to promote, cultivate and correlate the various areas of the social sciences and their applications.
    Association Link:
    http://sssaonline.org/
  • Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

    The Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) International Association’s mission is to advance professional expertise in English language teaching and learning for speakers of other languages worldwide.
    Association Link:
    http://www.tesol.org
  • Technology for Music Education (TI:ME)

    Founded in 1995, Technology for Music Education mission is to assist music educators in applying technology to improve teaching and learning in music.
    Association Link:
    http://www.ti-me.org
  • University/Resident Theatre Association (URTA)

    U/RTA is the nation's oldest and largest consortium of professional, graduate (MFA) theatre training programs and partnered professional theatre companies. U/RTA provides a variety of services and informational programs to its members, and to non-member students, theatre professionals and producing companies.
    Association Link:
    http://www.urta.com
  • Vocational Evaluation and Career Assessment Professionals (VECAP)

    The Vocational Evaluation and Career Assessment Professionals (VECAP) is a nonprofit organization originally founded in 1987 to promote the professions and services of vocational evaluation and work adjustment. VECAP is committed to improving and advancing the fields of vocational evaluation and career assessment services.
    Association Link:
    http://vecap.humanim.com/
  • Well Spouse Association (WSA)

    The Well SpouseTM Association, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) membership organization, advocates for and addresses the needs of individuals caring for a chronically ill and/or disabled spouse/partner. We offer peer to peer support and educate health care professionals and the general public about the special challenges and unique issues "well" spouses face every day.
    Association Link:
    http://www.wellspouse.org
  • Western Association of College and University Business Officers (WACUBO)

    Since 1937, The Western Association of College and University Business Officers has offered business officers in the western region opportunities to develop professionally, to identify solutions for issues affecting higher education, and to share their expertise with their colleagues. Membership includes institutions in 14 western United States, three Canadian Provinces, Mexico and other Pacific Rim nations.
    Association Link:
    http://www.wacubo.org
  • Western Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (WASFAA)

    The Western Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators is a professional organization of individuals in the western region of the United States who administer or advance access and choice to higher education through the administration of student financial assistance programs. WASFAA's mission is to promote student financial aid and educational opportunities for students by providing personal and professional development to its members.
    Association Link:
    http://www.wasfaa.org
  • Western Social Science Association (WSSA)

    The Western Social Science Association (WSSA) is committed to multi-disciplinary and interdisciplinary scholarship, service, and collegiality. The WSSA advances scholarship, teaching, service and professional exchange across the social science disciplines. Founded in 1958, the Association's mission is to foster professional study, to advance research, and to promote the teaching of social science.
    Association Link:
    http://www.wssaweb.com/
  • Women Band Directors International (WBDI)

    Women Band Directors International (WBDI) is an organization in which every woman band director is represented at the international level regardless of the length of her experience, or the level at which she works. It is the only international organization for women band directors, and is intended to serve as an association which supports, promotes, and mentors women in the band field.
    Association Link:
    http://www.womenbanddirectors.org
  • World Association for Symphonic Bands and Ensembles (WASBE)

    The World Association for Symphonic Bands and Ensembles (WASBE) is the only international organization of wind band conductors, composers, performers, publishers, teachers, instrument makers and friends of wind music. It is the only organization completely dedicated to enhancing the quality of the wind band throughout the world and exposing its members to new worlds of repertoire, musical culture, people and places.
    Association Link:
    http://www.wasbe.org