Mixing personal benefits and advocacy for the field, an APA membership helps you get ahead while giving back.
Eligibility
Psychology teachers at community colleges are invited to join APA as community college teacher affiliates. As a community college teacher affiliate, you will join your colleagues participating in Psychology Teachers in Community Colleges (PT@CC), a group of members and affiliates of APA established in 2001. Its elected executive committee represents the interests of community college psychology teachers.

Benefits

APA membership offers a wide array of personal and professional benefits, including:

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Enhanced membership

When you join APA you are automatically enrolled in PT@CC, a dynamic group which represents your interests, promotes the highest professional standards for the teaching of psychology and provides leadership opportunities and a unified voice for community college psychology teachers.

Career
Expert career support

Career and professional development information tailored just for APA members. Leverage these materials for yourself and your students.

Journal
Information on trends across psychology

Nine issues per year of the American Psychologist journal and 11 issues per year of the APA Monitor on Psychology magazine.

Credit
Even more information, for less

Discounts on APA books, videos, journals and online databases.

Continuing Education
Lifelong learning

Access to a range of high-quality CE offerings including discounts on fee-based programs.

Networking
Advanced networking opportunities

Eligibility for membership in one of APA’s 54 divisions, and deep member discounts on registration for the APA Annual Convention.

Savings
Additional savings opportunities

Discounts on brand-name products and services including car rentals, financial services and office supplies.

Other Benefits
Support psychology

Feel good knowing your participation and dues support a variety of activities and programs that help move psychology, and society, forward. Every day, APA works to advance psychology education, training and research through programs and advocacy at the federal level. At the same time, APA works to expand the public’s access to, and understanding of, psychology through programs and partnerships with organizations like the YMCA, PTA and more.

Dues

Community college teacher affiliate dues are just $50 per year. As a community college teacher affiliate member you are automatically enrolled in PT@CC, which represents your interests, promotes the highest professional standards for the teaching of psychology and provides leadership opportunities and a unified voice for community college psychology teachers.

Division Membership

APA's 54 special interest divisions offer opportunities to network and grow within a specific area of psychology. Division membership is in addition to APA membership, however most divisions offer free or low-cost membership for first-year members. Learn more about division membership.

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