AICE membership provides access to information, research and experts in the comparative education field and allows you to take part in the advancement of international credentials evaluation.
Endorsed Membership Definition
The Endorsed Member category is open to individuals or organizations whose primary purpose and mission is to provide credential evaluation services to U.S. institutions, regulatory boards, HR departments, and other entities. Membership is contingent on the review, screening and verification of a candidate’s application, which includes preparation and submission of required documentation, interview and a site visit.
The primary benefit of membership in AICE at any level is participation in the AICE Credential Evaluations Standards. AICE standards-based reports provide the user with a clearly written and formatted report that conforms to the highest standards of consistency, accuracy, comparability, transparency, portability and reliability in the field of international credential evaluations. All AICE members experience the added value of participating in the discussion and development of the AICE credential evaluation standards that promote consistently readable and understandable evaluation reports. Endorsed Members in AICE are authorized to attach the document that outlines AICE Credential Evaluation Standards to the evaluation reports which they produce.
Additional benefits of the Endorsed Membership with AICE include:
Membership is from January 1-December 31 and renewed at the end of each calendar year.
If you are interested in Endorsed Membership, email AICE at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The application deadline for Endorsed Membership in AICE is August 15th of the current year.
The Affiliate category is open to many institutions such as post-secondary (two and four-year not-for-profit, for-profit, degree-granting, accredited) colleges, universities and other post-secondary institutions, public and private primary and secondary schools.
The primary benefit of becoming an AICE Affiliate is participation in shaping credential evaluation standards. The AICE Standards represent an ongoing and collaborative effort to promote consistency and proper due diligence in the credentials evaluation field.
Additional benefits of becoming an AICE Affiliate include:
[Note: AICE Affiliates do not have voting privileges.]
Members of AICE are dedicated to providing high-quality services in the evaluation of
international educational credentials to individuals, schools, colleges, universities,
professional licensing boards, government agencies, private and public enterprises and
any other entities seeking such services. AICE members are expected to maintain
high standards of professional conduct and accept and adhere to the
following principles of good practice.