Cost Engineering Journal: Members receive a complimentary subscription to our
bi-monthly international journal of cost estimation, cost/schedule control, and project management read by cost professionals around the world to get the most up-to-date information about the profession.
Cost Engineering is published six times per year in the even
number months. It is available online 24x7 as well as in the print version. The subscription fee for the Cost Engineering journal is $72 for non-members.
Source: All customers receive a complimentary subscription to our bi-monthly
digital publication focusing on Association activities and items of
interest to the total cost management community, with special features
for our members. Source is published six times per year in the odd
number months. It is available online 24x7.
Education: Improve your professional expertise and technical skills at AACE educational seminars, the Annual Meeting, and through regional and local section meetings. In 2011, AACE will introduce a monthly one-hour online education program for members as part of the membership dues. Non-members will pay $25 to access the one-hour education programs.
Scholarship Program: AACE has a competitive scholarship program for college/university students to help us develop the next generation of cost engineers.
The Online Resources: Learn all you need to know through AACE International’s first-rate publications that cover key industry-related issues of the cost and project management profession. Purchase Professional Practice Guides, Transactions, and all the leading professional estimating books online by clicking here.
Virtual Library: AACE International members receive free access to the world’s largest
library of cost estimating, cost/schedule control, and project management literature through interlibrary loans, literature searches, and referrals.
Online Information: Our website includes a wealth of information. Members have access to Cost Engineering journal, references for over 10,000 technical publications through the Virtual Library, and a fully searchable database covering thousands of technical books and papers, updates to latest Recommended Practices, AACE’s TCM Framework, and much more. With the AACE Forums, you can join the online community for a dialogue on topics that are important to you.
Career Center: Find a job in cost/project management through AACE’s job search, post your resume, or through an advertisement of your services in Cost Engineering journal, or on our website.
Mentoring: AACE International offers a comprehensive mentoring program for individuals interested in sharing knowledge with others or advancing their own careers to the next level.
Professional Development: Increase your knowledge and professional expertise by joining one of AACE’s many technical
subcommittees, and special interest groups (SIGs) in their effort to develop new and improved techniques for the profession and in standardizing the practice of total cost management.
Certification: AACE has been certifying individuals as Certified Cost Consultants (CCC™)/Certified Cost Engineers (CCE™) since 1976 Certified Cost Technicians (CCT™) since 2000, Planning & Scheduling Professionals (PSP™) since 2004, Earned Value Professionals (EVP™) since 2005, Certified Forensic Claims Consultants (CFCC™) since 2007, and Certified Estimating Professionals (CEP™) since 2008. AACE’s CCC/CCE, CCT, EVP, and PSP certifications are independently accredited by the Council of Engineering and Scientific Specialty Boards and the International Cost Engineering Council.
Networking and Contacts: Take advantage of numerous opportunities to network with your peers and expand your circle of valuable business contacts; join a local section and participate in local activities, attend the Annual Meeting, join one of our technical
subcommittees and special interest groups, the Women in Project Controls Committee, Diversity Task Force, and
Young Professionals Committee are open to any interested members, or join in the discussion on AACE Forums.
Annual Meeting: see and hear outstanding technical presentations, panel discussions, workshops, tours, and guest speakers at the AACE International Annual Meeting.
Recognition/Awards: AACE members are recognized as part of the only association dedicated to total cost management, the corporate goal for the 21st century. AACE also recognizes excellence within the profession and in service to the Association through a series of awards presented at our Annual Meeting.