Membership Types

Regular/Professional Membership $85
Any person who is employed in the school counseling profession and who either:

  1. Holds a valid California school counseling credential and is employed as a public school counselor or supervisor in areas related to school counselors and/or comprehensive counseling services;
  2. Holds a masters degree in counseling or higher in counseling or the substantial equivalent and is employed as a school counselor in a private setting;
  3. Holds a masters degree or higher in counseling or the substantial equivalent and serves as a counselor educator in a graduate program that prepares school counselors;
  4. Holds a masters degree and/or higher in counseling or equivalent and is serving in public education or in another capacity in a temporary assignment or duration.

Associate Membership $85
Any person who holds a master’s degree in counseling or is credentialed or licensed as a school counselor but who is not currently employed in the school counseling profession.

Student Membership $45
Any person who is enrolled in an institute of higher education in California in a recognized school counseling graduate program and whose course of study is leading to a credential or masters or doctoral degree in counseling and guidance, counseling, counselor education, or counseling psychology. (Two year limit)


Retired Membership $50
Any person who is retired from the profession shall maintain all the privileges of membership, Regular or Associate held prior to retirement.

Allied Membership $250
Any person who has corporate or business interest may become allied members.