Membership Overview

NCATC is an affiliate organization of the American Association of Community Colleges and sits on the Commission on Economic and Workforce Development and the Commission on Research, Technology, and Emerging Trends. NCATC is also a cosponsor of the annual AACC Workforce Development Institute (WDI) conference.


NCATC holds a membership in The National Council of Advanced Manufacturing (NACFAM). This entitles all NCATC member institutions to a NACFAM membership, valued at over $1,000 per year.



Providing Value-Added Membership Services


Membership in NCATC provides members with a wide variety of benefits that include:

  • Best practice access to exemplary models of ATC marketing, administration, scheduling and program delivery from the top ATCs in the nation.
  • An annual conference that focuses on current technology programs and provides a forum to network with business, industry and government leaders.
  • AA summer workshop that immerses you in an operating ATC.
  • A website featuring member contact information, technology resources, a bulletin board, news and events, and partnership opportunities.
  • Regular communication with the membership through email, print and online newsletters, and resource exchange.
  • In-depth technical assistance through NCATC's Membership Assistance Program (MAP) for member institutions.
  • Access to partnerships with national companies for advanced technological products and services.