Professional Development & Resources

CPAK is dedicated to providing an abundance of resources for both professionals and students, as well as connecting those seeking a career/career changes in the field with a listing of possible opportunities within the state to consider.  Use the links below to navigate to your area of opportunity.

General Resources for Professionals in Higher Education

Professional Competency Areas For SA Practitioners: Rubrics for Professional Development
A joint development of ACPA and NASPA, this document helps student affairs personnel assess where they are individually as well as where their supervisees are in their development as a student affairs professional.

ACPA eCommunity
eCommunity is e-mailed to ACPA members weekly on Thursday. It updates members with timely association-wide programs and initiatives as well as provides information on higher education news broadly from sources such as the Chronicle of Higher Education, the Huffington Post, and the Wall Street Journal.

Ways to Get Involved in the Field of Higher Education

National Involvement

State & Local Involvement