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Organizations and Affiliations

A good source of information about a specific subject area and/or career is the professional organization or organizations to which it is related. Scan through the chart below and click on the any of the links to be connected to the organization's Web site.


Major or Career FieldOrganization Name
Accounting American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  American Society of Women Accountants
  Careers in Accounting
Actuarial Science Careers in Actuarial Science
Advertising American Academy of Advertising
Aeronautics NASA
Agriculture US Department of Agriculture
Anthropology American Anthropological Association 
Architecture Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture
  National Architectural Accrediting Board 
  American Institute of Architects
  Careers for Architects, Engineers, and Construction Professionals
Art Metropolitan Museum of Art
Athletic Training National Athletic Trainers' Association
Audiology and Speech Sciences American Academy of Audiology
  American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Council of Academic Programs in Communication Sciences and Disorders

  National Student Speech Language Hearing Association
Banking American Bankers Association
Biology American Institute of Biological Sciences 
Broadcasting National Association of Broadcasters

Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business       

  Small Business Administration
Central Intelligence Agency CIA Careers
Chemistry American Chemical Society
  American Chemistry Council
Computer Science Association of Computing Machinery
  Computing Research Association
Dentistry American Dental Association
Design American Institute of Graphic Arts
Dietetics American Dietetic Association
  Careers in the Nutrition Field
Economics Economic Policy Institute
Education National Education Association
  U. S. Department of Education
Engineering American Society for Engineering Education
  American Institute of Chemical Engineers
  American Society of Civil Engineers
  American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
  Society of Automotive Engineers
Environmental Science Environmental Careers Organization
  National Association of Environmental Professionals
Film American Film Institute
  American Society of Cinematographers
  Library of Annotated Film Schools
Geology Geological Society of America
  American Geological Institute
Government National Governors Association
Health Careers Association of Academic Health Careers
Health and Fitness American College of Sports Medicine
  Aerobics & Fitness Association of America
  National Strength & Conditioning Association
Health Promotion American Public Health Association
  Society for Public Health Education
  Certified Health Education Specialist
Health & Safety Education American Association for Health Education
  American School Health Association
Health Services Administration

Association of University Programs in Health Administration

History American Historical Association
Industrial Design Industrial Designers Society of America
International Affairs

Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs


Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication 

  Society of Professional Journalists
Law American Bar Association  
  Association of American Law Schools
  Law School Admission Council
Legal Associations Internet Legal Research Group
Library Science American Library Association
  Canadian Library Association
Management American Management Association
Marketing Research Marketing Research and Intelligence Association
  Marketing Research Association

Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics

  Math Forum at Drexel
Medicine American Medical Association
  Association of American Medical Colleges
  Indiana State Medical Association
Meteorology American Meteorological Society
Military Military and Veteran Careers
  Military Careers
Movement & Sports Science American College of Sports Medicine
  American Society of Biomechanics
  American Society of Exercise Physiologists
Natural Resources Management & Recreation Administration Professional Organizations & Associations

American Association of Colleges of Nursing 

  American Nurses Association
  Nursefriendly Nationwide Directory
Nurse Practitioners American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
  Nurse Practitioner Central
Occupational Therapy American Occupational Therapy Association
Optometry American Optometric Association
Pharmacy American Pharmacists Association

American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy

  American Pharmacists Association Foundation
Physical Education National Association for Sport & Physical Education
  National Association for Girls and Women in Sport
  Physical Education links
Physician Assistant

American Academy of Physician Assistants

Physical Therapy American Physical Therapy Association
Physics American Institute of Physics
Pilots Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association
Political Science American Political Science Association
  The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars
Project Management Project Management Institute
Psychiatry American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Psychology American Psychological Association
Public Administration/Public Service American Society for Public Administration
  National Academy of Public Administration
Public Health Association of Schools of Public Health
Public Relations Organizations in Public Relations
  Public Relations Society of America
Radiology American Association for Women Radiologists
  American Society of Radiologic Technologists
Science American Association for the Advancement of Science
  National Science Foundation
Social Studies Teaching National Council for the Social Studies
Social Work Council on Social Work Education
  National Association of Social Workers
  Social Service Careers
Sociology American Sociological Association
Therapeutic Recreation American Therapeutic Recreation Association
  Therapeutic Recreation Directory
Veterinary Medicine American Veterinary Medical Association

Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges