AACE membership provides a wide variety of resources, tools, and services to improve your professional development, enhance your professional career, augment organizational capabilities, and accelerate your success.
Our members gain full access to exceptional experiences, a professional community, practical content, and essential knowledge - in addition to membership discounts on AACE products, services, events and certifications.
Participate in the Discussion Forums where you can ask questions and get answers or share your advice to others. Volunteer for AACE and join a Technical Subcommittee or Special Interest Groups (SIGs). Connect with other members in the Women in Project Controls or Rising Professionals Committees. Find a local section in your area and make connections to last a lifetime.
Get 24-7 access to digital editions of AACE's TCM Framework® (Total Cost Management Framework®: An Integrated Approach to Portfolio, Program, and Process Management, 2nd Ed.). Learn from the Recommended Practices (RPs) which are a series of documents that contain valuable reference information that has been subject to a rigorous review process and recommended for use by AACE's Technical Board. Read the best in technical articles published in Cost Engineering journal or Source magazine. Search over 5,000 of technical articles in our Virtual Library or the Salary Surveys to find an9swers to your questions. Learn from fellow practitioners with the archived technical paper recordings, webinars, and more!
Take an AACE continuing education seminar or an online course to increase your knowledge. Study for and earn your AACE certification using one of our certification study guides. Get back to basics through the AACE Skills and Knowledge of Cost Engineering, 6th Ed. Take a course in your area through one of AACE's Approved Education Provider
$1600 (includes 10 individual members) + $95 application fee – additional members can be added to the COMP roster for $160/member
The Corporate & Organizational Membership Program (COMP) is a package of benefits designed to encourage companies to develop the skills of their employees through AACE membership. The COMP membership starts at 10 paid employee memberships with the option of adding more members at a discounted rate from regular membership. If a company wishes to join as a COMP but has fewer than 10 members, they will pay the same base rate regardless of the number of employees that join AACE.
The individual members on the COMP roster receive the same benefits as Regular Members.
$185 + $10 application fee
This is the base AACE membership for any individual. Regular Members receive all of the benefits of AACE International.
$40 + $10 application fee
An individual enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student in a college or university who is taking a minimum of 12 credit hours per semester is eligible to join at the Student Member rate. Full time graduate students enrolled in a study pertaining to total cost management are also eligible to join at the Student Member rate.
Student Member benefits are delivered electronically and students must reapply annually to receive the Student Member rate.
$1500 (for a minimum of 10 individual members) + additional members can be added to the roster for $150/member
AACE’s Public Partner Program provides for a discounted group membership for full-time employees of government and full or part-time professors and full-time faculty and staff of non-profit or public universities. Public Partners receive the same benefits as Regular Members.