North Carolina Career Development Association

What is NCCDA?

The North Carolina Career Development Association (NCCDA) is comprised of professionals engaged in the field of career counseling and development. NCCDA is organized and governed in accordance with the by-laws of the National Career Development Association. NCCDA is a division of the North Carolina Counseling Association.

NCCDA Annual Conference Information

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Please see more on our upcoming conference here!

Follow us on Social Media

We are active on our LinkedIn Group as well as Facebook throughout the year. See links below.

Facebook_logo-6.pngOur Facebook page can be “liked” here:

images-linkedin-logo-png-14 Our LinkedIn group can be “joined” here:

2017-2018 Best Practices Grant

The North Carolina Career Development Association (NCCDA) has created the “Best Practices” grant in order to support the development of new career-related programs, research, or practices in North Carolina. Grants of up to $1,000 will be awarded annually to help finance innovation in the area of career development.

Application available here.
The deadline for current members to apply for the 2017-2018 grant cycle is Sunday, September 17, 2017. Please direct any questions about the grant to Courtney Gauthier,


NCCDA 2017-2018 Officers:

President: Jane Matthews
Assistant Director- Employer Relations
Meredith College

President-Elect and Conference Chair: Sheena Jacobs
M.A. Assistant Director, University Career Services
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

NCCDA 2017-2018 Board

If you are interested in volunteering with the association, please feel free to contact Christy Dunston at