SkillsUSA Membership

  • 360,404 members as of August 1, 2014 - April 27, 2015

Career and Technical Student Organization Membership

  • • Joining and participating in Career and Technical Student Organization (CTSO) activities helps students develop additional employability skills that cannot be duplicated at the classroom level.
  • • Students understand the role and importance of “professional associations” in America’s workforce.
  • • By combining SkillsUSA affiliation, SkillsUSA curricula, classroom instruction, conference participation and the State of Arizona standards (for each specific program), students receive a well-rounded educational experience that leads to higher career satisfaction rates, significantly decreased drop-out rates and overall higher grade point averages.
  • • Teachers have many networking and professional development opportunities at local, state and national levels.
  • • Students and teachers benefit from curricula, leadership and skill development experiences that enhance the State of Arizona’s, Career and Technical Education Division’s program standards.

Arizona Membership Options updated for 2017-2018

  • Option #1 - Per Person (Traditional) Membership

    • Minimum of 12 members

    • Most basic of membership options
    • No contract/affiliation agreement
    • Flat rate of $20/student, $27/advisor

    • Submit online
    • Deadline November 1
    • Additions Deadline March 1

    Option #2 - Total Participation Plan (Chapter/Program Affiliation)

    • 100% membership of the classroom, school, and/or district*
    • PDP and/or other approved educational resources must be purchased per student (min. $5.95 + S&H per student)

    • Fee based on number of students
    • Flat rate of $21 per advisor
    • Total Participation Plan Breakdown - PDF Download Here
    • Please visit for a complete pricing breakdown

    • SkillsUSA Arizona must receive your TPP Contract prior to submitting members
    • TPP contract deadline November 1
    • Spring addition deadline March 1
    • TPP Contract
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