Please Note:  As we set-up our new National Office, we ask anyone interested in membership to call us at: 518.240.1210.    

Introducing new Simplified Approach for Program Leaders in Epidemiology for Enrolling Trainees as Associate Members of the College

Click Here for Group Application Procedures for Associate Members

The American College of Epidemiology is the professional organization dedicated to continued education and advocacy for epidemiologists in their efforts to promote public health. ACE serves the interests of its members through sponsorship of scientific meetings, publications, educational activities, recognition of outstanding contributions to the field, and advocacy for issues pertinent to the practice of epidemiology.

Apply for Admission

Applications for any category of membership are reviewed by the Admissions Committee, which makes its recommendations to the Board of Directors. A recommendation for admission is reached through a review of credentials. The areas considered by the Admissions Committee in determining qualifications for membership are training, education, experience, and contributions to the profession.

To apply to the College, complete the application form, attach a copy of your vitae and send to the ACE National Office at:

ACE Admissions
230 Washington Avenue Extension, Suite 101
Albany, NY 12203-5319 

PLEASE DO NOT SEND A CHECK WITH YOUR APPLICATION. When you have been admitted to the College, you will be notified by the office of your level of membership (Associate, Member, or Fellow).  Printable Membership Flyer

For further information, contact:

American College of Epidemiology
230 Washington Avenue Extension, Suite 101
Albany, NY 12203-5319

Tel. 518.240.1210
Fax. 518.463-8656

Apply for Promotion

Any Member who believes she/he qualifies for promotion to Fellow is encouraged to submit her/his current c.v. to the ACE office, for review by the Admissions Committee. Reviewing the Guidance to Applicants may assist the Member in making a decision to apply for promotion.

An Associate Member who qualifies for promotion to Member (e.g., has completed the doctoral degree) should send a letter requesting such promotion, appending to it proof of completion of training in epidemiology

Membership Fees

Please see the listing below of associated membership fees.

  • Associate Member with journal $85.00
  • Associate Member without Journal $25.00
  • Member with journal $150.00
  • Fellow with journal $195.00