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    Established in 1956, the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) is a professional association that connects over 16,000 college career services professionals, university relations and recruiting professionals, and the business solution providers that serve this community.

    NACE is the leading source of information on the employment of the college educated, and forecasts hiring and trends in the job market; tracks starting salaries, recruiting and hiring practices, and student attitudes and outcomes; and identifies best practices and benchmarks.

    NACE provides its members with high-quality resources and research; networking and professional development opportunities; and standards, ethics, advocacy, and guidance on key issues.

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    Mission, Goals, and Values of NACE

    The National Association of Colleges and Employers empowers and connects the community of professionals who support, develop, and employ the college-educated workforce.

    NACE will:

    NACE values:

    • Community.
    • Belonging.
    • Integrity.
    • Innovation.
    • Impact.

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    For more information about NACE, please contact the association at

  • NACE believes in a world that is inclusive in approach and where equal opportunities and equitable outcomes exist for all. Read NACE’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Statement at