Types of Members

MSCA Membership Registration

PROFESSIONAL
US$ 50.00

To be eligible for professional membership, and individual shall: (1) be engaged in school guidance work or in the training, preparation, or supervision of counselors and have at least 50% of his/her time devoted to these activities; (2) be fully certified as a professional school counselor by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education as having attained the specific requirements for the guidance position they hold.

REGULAR
US$ 50.00

To be eligible for regular membership, an individual shall: (1) be engaged in school guidance work or in the training, preparation, or supervision of counselors and have at least 50% of his/her time devoted to these activities; OR (2) be fully certified by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education but not currently employed as a school counselor.

STUDENT
US$ 25.00

Students who are in training and preparation for guidance work but not currently employed as a professional school counselor shall be eligible for student membership upon presenting a statement from their major advisor.  Student members shall be entitled to a 50% reduction in dues.

EMERITUS
To be eligible for emeritus membership, an individual shall: (1) have held membership in MSCA for 10 years; (2) be retired; (3) shall not be employed as a full time professional school counselor; adn (4) complete the application annually.

AFFILIATE
US$ 50.00

Any person interested in counseling but not eligible for any other type of membership may become an affiliate member upon approval of the Governing Board.

SUSTAINING
US$ 75.00

Any organization desiring to contribute to the support of the activities of MSCA may seek an annual sustaining membership

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