New Professional Membership - $105

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ACA New Professional Membership is for individuals who have graduated with a master's or doctorate degree within the past 12 months. This membership status is good for one year. After one year, the rate for renewing your New Professional Membership will be $135, which is discounted from a one-year Professional Membership.


Here are some of the great resources our members have access to:

Career Advancement IconCareer advancement resources, including our job center, ACA Career Central, and opportunities to be recognized with more than 20 members-only awards.


Continuing Education Icon

Free and discounted educational opportunities where you can learn from leaders in the field in our 12 free annual online courses (a $264.00 value) and in person at our Annual Conference & Expo.

Publications Icon

Complimentary subscriptions to our award-winning publications, including the  the Journal of Counseling & Development and Counseling Today, as well as our two email newsletters

Ethics Consultations IconTools, education and consultation to help you comply with the ethical and professional standards of the counseling profession. Our Code of Ethics and expert ethics consultation are complimentary to members.


Liability Insurance Icon

Discounted liability insurance protecting your assets and covering your expenses in the event of a malpractice suit.