• American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) ACSM advances and integrates scientific research to provide educational and practical applications of exercise science and sports medicine. Members include academicians, personal trainers, physicians, students, and other exercise, health, and fitness professionals.
  • College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) CoSIDA is comprised of sports public relations, media relations and communications/information professionals throughout all levels of collegiate athletics. CoSIDA seeks to advance the standards, image and role of the sports public relations profession within the collegiate athletics community and to provide members with professional development opportunities.
  • Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) ECAC seeks to initiate and provide intercollegiate athletics opportunities for student-athletes while promoting and developing leadership and excellence. Established in 1938, the ECAC is the nation's largest athletic conference, ranging from Maine to Georgia and westerly to Illinois.
  • Eastern College Athletic Conference Sports Information Directors Association (ECAC-SIDA) ECAC-SIDA strives to enhance the professional development of and support for its members, providing an avenue for growth as effective communicators as well as activists for college athletics.
  • National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) NACDA serves as the professional association for those in the field of intercollegiate athletics administration. NACDA provides educational opportunities and serves as a vehicle for networking, the exchange of information, and advocacy on behalf of the profession.
  • National Association of Collegiate Women Athletics Administrators (NACWAA) NACWAA is an organization dedicated to providing educational programs, professional and personal development opportunities, information exchange, and support services to enhance college athletics and to promote the growth, leadership, and success of women as athletics administrators, professional staff, coaches, and student-athletes.
  • National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) The purpose of NAIA is to promote the education and development of students through intercollegiate athletic participation. NAIA offers several career opportunities, both with member institutions and their national offices.
  • National Association of Kinesiology and Physical Education in Higher Education (NAKPEHE) NAKPEHE's purpose is to foster leadership in teaching, administration, policy, and preparation for the professions and scholarship. This mission is facilitated through interdisciplinary ideas, concepts and initiatives related to the role of kinesiology and physical education, while valuing diverse social, cultural and personal perspectives.
  • National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) NATA is a professional membership association for certified athletic trainers and others who support the athletic training profession. NATA's mission is to represent, engage and foster the continued growth and development of the athletic training profession and athletic trainers as unique health care providers.
  • National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) NCCAA provides a Christian-based organization that functions uniquely as a national and international agency for the promotion of outreach and ministry, and for the maintenance, enhancement, and promotion of intercollegiate athletic competition with a Christian perspective.
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) NCAA is a voluntary US organization which helps to set administrative policies for colleges and universities on athletic matters at the national level. Their employment site links to job opportunities at the high schools, colleges, universities, and athletic conferences.
  • National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) NJCAA is the governing body of intercollegiate athletics for two-year colleges. The mission of NJCAA is to foster a national program of athletic participation in an environment that supports equitable opportunities consistent with the educational objectives of member colleges.
  • Northwest Athletic Conference (NWAC) NWAC is the parent organization for community colleges in the states of Washington and Oregon. NWAC has a variety of administrative responsibilities including conference tournament management, eligibility, publications, rule enforcement and sports information.
  • United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) USCAA is a national governing body that provides quality intercollegiate athletic competition on a national level. It exists to provide small colleges the opportunity to complete against like institutions in size and resource for National Championships and student-athlete recognition.

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