Professional Associations

Centenary College Professional Development belongs to the following professional associations:

NACE - National Association of Colleges and Employers

Since 1956, the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) has been keeping human resources professionals abreast of the changing standards and trends affecting their work. NACE membership offers publications, services, and professional development options that target employer-related priorities, issues, and concerns.

SoACE - Southern Association of Colleges and Employers

The Southern Association of Colleges and Employers (SoACE) is an organization of human resources, college relations and career service professionals. Our mission is to promote partnerships between career services professionals and employers by providing innovative resources, professional development and networking opportunities to facilitate the career development and employment of students and alumni. Stretching from Virginia and the Carolinas to Texas and New Mexico, SoACE will encompass many of our nationís strongest universities, fastest growing economies, and diverse populations.

LACE - Louisiana Association of Collges and Employers

The purpose of the Louisiana Association of Colleges and Employers (LACE) has always been to provide a meaningful connection between members of college career offices and human resources professionals who recruit on college campuses. The primary purpose of LACE is to allow these professionals to:

  • Discuss issues, trends and best practices within their profession for the betterment of relationships between colleges and employers.
  • Create relationships that will encourage the free exchange of ideas related to recruiting and hiring in the State of Louisiana

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