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There are 5 types of NSCA Membership.  Here are the descriptions of each.
1. Active Membership.   Active members must hold a Master's degree or higher in counseling or the substantial equivalent and meet one or more of the following requirements:  be credentialed as a school counselor by the state; be employed as a school counselor or supervisor of school counselors; or be employed as a counselor educator in a graduate program that prepares school counselors and devotes 50% or more of his/her time to counseling and/or guidance activities; or a personnnel worker endorsed in guidance and counseling or who meets the current standards for guidance and counseling endorsement as prescribed by the Nebraska State Department of Education; or any individual who meets the qualifications for regular or professional membership in the American School Counseling Association.
2. Student Membership.  A student member must be engaged in a planned program of counselor education designed to result in a Master's degree in counseling.  They must be enrolled in a counseling program for at least four and one half months of the year and NOT employed in a full time position or any individual who meets the qualifications for student membership in the American School Counseling Association.
3. Retired Membership. Members who are retired and met the requirements of an Active Member when working.
4. Affiliate Membership.  Any individual interested in guidance and/or counseling but does not qualify for one of the other memberships.
5. Allied Memberhsip.  Corporation or businesses interested in supporting the goals of NSCA. 

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2024 American School
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