Find training programs in your state.

Many state or regional organizations offer a variety of training options.

State Training Programs

Listed below are links to state or regional organizations that might provide training in your state.

If a state is participating in NT4CM, then a link will be provided next to “NT4CM” in the table. The link will take you to information on the NT4CM training workshops and registration for that state.

If your state is not participating in NT4CM, check the organization links (GA, ASCA, etc.) listed for your state. Those organizations might be active in other student aid trainings in your state or region.

If you are interested in serving as the NT4CM coordinator for your state, e-mail NT4CM@ed.gov for more information. If you would like to see NT4CM in your state but are not available to serve as state coordinator, you might wish to contact your state or regional guaranty agency or ASFAA (links below) to suggest that their training office get involved.

Key for Table:

  • NT4CM = National Training for Counselors and Mentors Registration
  • GA = Guaranty Agency
  • ASCA = American School Counselor Association Affiliate
  • ASFAA = Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
  • ACAC = Association for College Admission Counseling
State Whom to Ask About Training
Alabama NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.kheaa.com
ASCA: college.livetext.com
ASFAA: www.aasfaaonline.org
ACAC: www.sacac.org
Alaska NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.nela.net
ASCA: alaskaschoolcounselor.org
ASFAA: www.wasfaa.org
ACAC: N/A
Arizona NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.usafunds.org
ASCA: www.azsca.org
ASFAA: www.aasfaa.org
ACAC: www.rmacac.org
Arkansas NT4CM: Registration
GA: www.slgfa.org
ASCA: arsca.k12.ar.us
ASFAA: www.aasfaa.net
ACAC: www.sacac.org
California NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.ecmc.org
ASCA: www.schoolcounselor-ca.org
ASFAA: www.casfaa.org
ACAC: www.wacac.org
Colorado NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.college-assist.com
ASCA: www.coloradoschoolcounselor.org
ASFAA: www.cafaa.org
ACAC: www.rmacac.org
Connecticut NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.cslf.com
ASCA: www.ctschoolcounselor.org
ASFAA: www.capfaa.org
ACAC: neacac.org
Delaware NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.aesSuccess.org
ASCA: mydsca.org/
ASFAA: www.dedcmdasfaa.org
ACAC: N/A
District of Columbia NT4CM: Registration
GA: www.asa.org
ASCA: N/A
ASFAA: www.dedcmdasfaa.org
ACAC: www.pcacac.org
Florida NT4CM: Registration
GA: www.floridastudentfinancialaid.org
ASCA: www.fla-schoolcounselor.org
ASFAA: www.fasfaa.org
ACAC: www.sacac.org
Georgia NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.gsfc.org
ASCA: www.gaschoolcounselors.com
ASFAA: www.gasfaa.org
ACAC: www.sacac.org
Hawaii NT4CM: Participant
GA: www.usafunds.org
ASCA: hawaiisca.org/default.aspx
ASFAA: www.pacfaa.org
ACAC: www.hawaiiacac.org
Idaho NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.nela.net
ASCA: www.idahoschoolcounselor.org
ASFAA: www.idahoiasfaa.org
ACAC: www.pnacac.org
Illinois NT4CM: Registration
GA: www.isac.org
ASCA: www.ilschoolcounselor.org
ASFAA: www.ilasfaa.org
ACAC: www.iacac.org
Indiana NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.usafunds.org
ASCA: isca-in.org
ASFAA: www.isfaa.org
ACAC: www.iacac.net
Iowa NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.iowacollegeaid.org
ASCA: www.iowaschoolcounselors.org
ASFAA: www.iasfaa.com
ACAC: www.iowaacac.org
Kansas NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.usafunds.org
ASCA: www.kssca.com
ASFAA: www.kasfaa.org
ACAC: www.gpacac.net
Kentucky NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.kheaa.com
ASCA: www.kyschoolcounselor.org
ASFAA: www.kasfaa.com
ACAC: http://kyacac.org/
Louisiana NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.osfa.state.la.us
ASCA: www.louisianaschoolcounselor.org
ASFAA: www.lasfaa.org
ACAC: www.sacac.org
Maine NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.famemaine.com
ASCA: sitebuilder.securenetshop.com/mesca/home
ASFAA: http://www.masfaa.webs.com/
ACAC: www.neacac.org
Maryland NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.usafunds.org
ASCA: www.mscaonline.org
ASFAA: www.dedcmdasfaa.org
ACAC: www.pcacac.org
Massachusetts NT4CM: Participant
GA: www.asa.org
ASCA: www.masca.org
ASFAA: www.masfaa.org
ACAC: www.neacac.org
Michigan NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.michigan.gov/studentaid
ASCA: www.mich-sca.org
ASFAA: www.msfaa.org
ACAC: www.macac.org
Minnesota NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.mygreatlakes.org
ASCA: www.mnschoolcounselors.org
ASFAA: www.mafaa.org
ACAC: www.mn-acac.org
Mississippi NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.usafunds.org
ASCA: N/A
ASFAA: www.olemiss.edu/orgs/masfaa
ACAC: www.sacac.org
Missouri NT4CM: Registration
GA: www.dhe.mo.gov
ASCA: www.moschoolcounselor.org
ASFAA: www.masfap.com
ACAC: www.moacac.org
Montana NT4CM: Registration
GA: http://www.mgslp.org/
ASCA: www.mtschoolcounselor.org
ASFAA: www.masfaaonline.org
ACAC: www.pnacac.org
Nebraska NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.nslp.org
ASCA: www.neschoolcounselor.org
ASFAA: www.neasfaa.org
ACAC: www.gpacac.net
Nevada NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.usafunds.org
ASCA: www.nvsca.org
ASFAA: www.nafaaweb.org
ACAC: www.wacac.org
New Hampshire NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.nhheaf.org
ASCA: www.nhschoolcounselor.org
ASFAA: www.nhasfaa.org
ACAC: www.neacac.org
New Jersey NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.hesaa.org
ASCA: www.njsca.org
ASFAA: www.njasfaa.org
ACAC: www.njacac.com
New Mexico NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.nmstudentloans.org
ASCA: www.nmsca.org
ASFAA: www.nmasfaa.org
ACAC: www.rmacac.org
New York NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.hesc.org
ASCA: www.nyssca.org
ASFAA: www.nysfaaa.org
ACAC: www.nysacac.org
North Carolina NT4CM: Registration
GA: www.ncseaa.edu
ASCA: www.ncschoolcounselor.org
ASFAA: www.ncasfaa.com
ACAC: www.sacac.org
North Dakota NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.mystudentloanonline.com
ASCA: www.sendit.nodak.edu/ndsca
ASFAA: www.ndasfaa.org
ACAC: N/A
Ohio NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.mygreatlakes.org
ASCA: www.ohioschoolcounselor.org
ASFAA: www.oasfaa.org
ACAC: www.oacac.org
Oklahoma NT4CM: Participant
GA: www.ocap.org
ASCA: www.okschoolcounselor.org
ASFAA: www.oasfaaok.com
ACAC: www.gpacac.net
Oregon NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.ecmc.org
ASCA: www.oscainc.org
ASFAA: www.oasfaaonline.org
ACAC: www.pnacac.org
Pennsylvania NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.pheaa.org
ASCA: www.psca-web.org
ASFAA: www.pasfaa.org
ACAC: www.pacac.org
Puerto Rico NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.mygreatlakes.org
ASCA: N/A
ASFAA: www.prasfaa.org
ACAC: www.oacac.com
Rhode Island NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.riheaa.org
ASCA: www.rischoolcounselor.org
ASFAA: www.riasfaa.org
ACAC: www.neacac.org
South Carolina NT4CM: Registration
GA: www.scstudentloan.org
ASCA: www.scschoolcounselor.org
ASFAA: www.scasfaa.org
ACAC: www.sacac.org
South Dakota NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.mygreatlakes.org
ASCA: www.counselors.k12.sd.us
ASFAA: www.sdasfaa.org
ACAC: N/A
Tennessee NT4CM: Registration
GA: www.state.tn.us/tsac/
ASCA: www.tnschoolcounselor.org
ASFAA: tasfaatn.com/
ACAC: www.sacac.org
Texas NT4CM: Registration
GA: www.tgslc.org
ASCA: www.txca.org
ASFAA: www.tasfaa.org
ACAC: www.tacac.org
Utah NT4CM: Participant
GA: www.uheaa.org
ASCA: www.utschoolcounselor.org
ASFAA: www.uasfaa.org
ACAC: www.rmacac.org
Vermont NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.vsac.org
ASCA: www.vtsca.org
ASFAA: www.vasfaavt.org
ACAC: www.neacac.org
Virginia NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.ecmc.org
ASCA: www.vsca.org
ASFAA: www.vasfaa.org
ACAC: www.pcacac.org
Washington NT4CM: Participant
GA: www.nela.net
ASCA: www.wa-schoolcounselor.org
ASFAA: www.wfaa.org
ACAC: www.pnacac.org
West Virginia NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.aesSuccess.org
ASCA: N/A
ASFAA: www.wvasfaa.org
ACAC: www.pcacac.org
Wisconsin NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.mygreatlakes.org
ASCA: www.wscaweb.com
ASFAA: www.wasfaa.net
ACAC: www.wacac.com
Wyoming NT4CM: Currently not participating
GA: www.usafunds.org
ASCA: www.wyoca.org/wysca.php
ASFAA: www.wyasfaa.org
ACAC: www.rmacac.org