The Ohio Association for College Admission Counseling is a professional member organization dedicated to serving students as they explore, prepare and begin their journey beyond high school.  Members of OACAC include professionals from colleges and universities, high school counselors, community based organizations, IECs, active retirees, graduate students, and business partners who have an interest in advocating and raising awareness for post-secondary preparation, inclusion, access and success.  OACAC has high standards committed to serving their members and providing opportunities for professional and personal growth.

Mission Statement

OACAC strives to provide expert analysis, professional development and innovative opportunities through an extensive network of college admission professionals and high school counselors as we prepare for the future and advocate for college counseling initiatives.

Principles by which we adhere to support our mission:

Workshops and events surrounding trending issues in college counseling, changing legislature and revisions of national testing to prepare you to be a college counselor.

Whether it is through local or national government, grant funding for strategic initiatives or programs and workshops, OACAC advocates for college counseling initiatives.

Expand your professional network through OACAC programs, national conferences and social media streams. Network with experienced, knowledgeable, and higher education professionals.

The events, newsletter, workshops and conferences provide opportunities for you to be successful professionally and personally while serving your students at a higher level.