College Pipeline Initiative



College Pipeline Initiative (CPI):

Your Pathway to Professional Membership for Graduating Seniors

Are you a recent college graduate and NABA student member? If so, now is the time to take the next big step and become professional NABA member.



As a current NABA student member, Save $200 Now! Upgrade to professional membership at no charge and gain immediate access to all of the professional member benefits for a full 12 months.

Benefits of the College Pipeline Initiative​
Whether you are starting your first job or already working in the field, you will be able to utilize the professional resources and networking opportunities to start or enhance your career at no cost and:

  • Receive complimentary professional membership on this one-time opportunity available only for the first year following graduation.
  • Get connected to a professional local chapter.  Get connected locally with other members, activities, unposted job opportunities, and discounted events by affiliating with a local chapter. 
  • Enhance Your Resume. Add your NABA professional membership on your resume to show your commitment to the profession and get noticed.
  • Save Money on Learning Opportunities.  Save big on conferences, seminars, and certification preparation programs.

 Eligibility Requirements
  • Apply within one year of having graduated from your undergraduate or graduate studies
  • Be a current active NABA student member within the year of enrollment
  • Submit a copy of your degree or college transcript


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Professional membership offers an abundant array of educational, networking, and service opportunities. NABA advances its members’ interests at each level of the career cycle, from aspiring students to seasoned industry leaders and executives. The NABA network extends to accounting, consulting, finance, tax, information technology, and more. Our membership programs support and serve industry firms, working professionals, and undergraduate and graduate students.


Additional questions? Please contact NABA Member Service by phone at 240-542-5000 or via email  We would be happy to walk you through the application process.