The National Council of Instructional Administrators is one of the largest and most important councils in the American Association of Community Colleges, and truly is the leadership organization in the two year college movement. More background and historical information about NCIA is available.
Both institutional and individual memberships in NCIA are available. NCIA Regional representatives are listed on our website.
Applications are available for download:
Payment and mailing instructions are included on each application.
- A voice in national issues through NCIA’s representation on the AACC Commission on Academic, Student and Community Development
- Professional development through Workshops for current and aspiring Chief Academic Officers
- National recognition of exemplary CAOs via NCIA’s Emerging CAO and Established CAO of the Year awards; and the Exemplary Initiatives award
- Access to current research through the quarterly publication of Instructional Leadership Abstracts
- Access to the NCIA Newsletter to keep abreast of the latest trends and news from community colleges across the country
- Networking opportunities and social media connections
- Free job postings on the NCIA website