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Activity Director Certified (ADC)

ACTIVITY DIRECTOR CERTIFIED (ADC): One who meets NCCAP standards to direct an activity staff and program.


Track 1
A. ACADEMIC EDUCATION
Bachelor's Degree + (must include an English (A) PLUS 7 other courses with at least one course from B, C, and D of the required coursework areas).

...AND...

B. ACTIVITY EXPERIENCE
4,000 hours within past 5 years.

...AND...

C. CONTINUING EDUCATION
30 clock hours (
Body of Knowledge) within past 5 years.

...AND...

D. MEPAP
Modular Education Program for Activity Professionals (MEPAP).

...AND...

E. NATIONAL EXAM


Track 2
A. ACADEMIC EDUCATION
Associates Degree (including English PLUS 5 other courses, with at least 1 course from B, C, and D of the coursework areas).

...AND...

B. ACTIVITY EXPERIENCE
6,000 hours within past 5 years.

...AND...

C. CONTINUING EDUCATION
30 clock hours (
Body of Knowledge) within past 5 years.

D. MEPAP
Modular Education Program for Activity Professionals (MEPAP).

...AND...

E. NATIONAL EXAM


Track 3

A. ACADEMIC EDUCATION
60 college semester credits (must include English PLUS 5 other courses, with at least 1 course from B, C, and D of the required coursework areas).

...AND...

B. ACTIVITY EXPERIENCE
6,000 hours within past 5 years.

...AND...

C. CONTINUING EDUCATION
30 clock hours (
Body of Knowledge) within past 5 years.

D. MEPAP
Modular Education Program for Activity Professionals (MEPAP).

...AND...

E. NATIONAL EXAM


Track 4
A. ACADEMIC EDUCATION
1. 90-Hour Modular Education Program for Activity Professionals Part 1 (C.C.1-11) and the 90-Hour Practicum (Basic Education Course). *
2. 90-Hour Modular Education Program for Activity Professionals Part 2 (C.C.12-20) and 90-Hour Practicum (Advanced Management Course). *
3. 12+ semester college credits (cannot include #1 and #2 (must include an English PLUS 1 other required coursework area)).

...AND...

B. ACTIVITY EXPERIENCE
4. 6,000 hours activity experience within the past 5 years.

...AND...

C. CONTINUING EDUCATION
30 clock hours (
Body of Knowledge) within past 5 years.

...AND...

D. NATIONAL EXAM

* MEPAP 2nd Edition is core content 1-20.

Track 5
Is available for those who completed a state approved course between 1991-2001. Information/application can be found under downloads.


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