The purpose of ACDA shall be to create a partnership among career development practitioners from business/industry, secondary career guidance instructors and counselors, colleges, career pathways, workforce services, public and private agencies, private practices, and to establish and improve the standards of professional service in the field of career development in Arkansas.

ACDA Mission
To support, inspire and empower the achievement of Career Development Facilitators by providing professional development, resources, standards and expectations, opportunities for leadership, and advocacy. 

Congratulations to the students who won the 2015 poster contest!!!
1st place - TeArah Gray, Chaffin Junior Highm Fort Smith
2nd place - Ally Adkinson, Goza Middle School
3rd place - Owen Phillips, Goza Middle School
4th place - Terry Uhm, Chaffin Junior High, Fort Smith