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Educational Affiliate Requirements

Educational Affiliate

An educational affiliate is an individual in a medical education or training program or with an advanced degree who through professional training and experience in women's health care is able to further the mission of the College.

Requirements

  • A bachelor's degree, master's degree, doctorate of philosophy, doctorate of science, or a nursing degree
  • Professional activities in or affiliation with the field of obstetrics, gynecology, or both or in the allied field in which the applicant is specialized
  • Realistic potential for contribution to programs or operations of ACOG
  • Provides or directly supports delivery of patient care

Processing of completed applications takes approximately two to four weeks.

Allied Health Professional Membership Program

Take advantage of ACOG membership through your primary medical society. 

Physician Assistants

Are you a member of the Association of Physician Assistants in Obstetrics and Gynecology (APAOG)?

This special ACOG Educational Affiliate Membership expired as of June 30, 2020. For more information visit the APAOG website.

Nurse Practitioners

Are you a member of the National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women’s Health (NPWH)?

If so, you are eligible to opt in the ACOG membership on NPWH's website and reap the benefits of ACOG at a reduced rate. This offer is available to NPWH members on April 1, 2020.  For NPWH membership visit the NPWH website today!

Certified Nurse-Midwives/Certified Midwives

Are you a member of the American College of Nurse-Midwives?

If so, you are eligible to opt in the ACOG membership on American College of Nurse-Midwives' website and reap the benefits of ACOG at a reduced rate. This offer is available to American College of Nurse-Midwives members on August 1, 2020. For American College of Nurse-Midwives membership visit the American College of Nurse-Midwives' website today!

Neonatal Nurses

Are you a member of the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric &
Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN)? 

This special ACOG Educational Affiliate Membership expired as of April 30, 2020. For more information, visit the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric & Neonatal Nurses website.