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Membership Types

APICS offers individual memberships for supply chain professionals no matter where you are located in the world. You'll also get to choose from two membership options: CORE or PLUS.

Find the membership category that’s best for you:

Professional Membership

Ideal for supply chain management professionals who live in North America:

  • APICS CORE professional: $180 annual dues
  • APICS PLUS professional: $220 annual dues

Young Professionals

Recent college graduates (within the past two calendar years) qualify for reduced annual membership dues. APICS Young Professional membership is available to individuals who have recently graduated and were enrolled as full-time students within the last two years from an accredited institution with a bachelor's or master's degree:

  • APICS CORE young professional: $90 annual dues
  • APICS PLUS young professional: $110 annual dues

International Professionals

Ideal for international supply chain professionals who live outside North America:

  • APICS CORE international: $150 annual dues
  • APICS PLUS international: $185 annual dues

Joint International

Ideal for professionals who live outside of North America and have an affiliation with an international channel partner:

  • Dues vary by international channel partner

Academic Professionals

Academics and educators who work as full-time faculty in the field of supply chain, logistics or operations management. Applicant must be employed full-time by an accredited academic institution in one off the following roles: Professor, Dean, Assistant professor, Lecturer, Researcher, Equivalent international title. Users will be required to check a checkbox to attest that these qualifications are met: 

  • APICS PLUS academic: $75 annual dues

Military, Armed Forces and Government Employees

APICS honors those who serve our country in the military, armed forces or work for the government in the U.S., Mexico or Canada:

  • APICS PLUS membership: $125 annual dues

Student Membership

APICS offers free student membership for eligible full- time students. Student membership is available to those currently enrolled as a full-time student (according to your educational institution's policy) at an accredited college or university, who provide proof of full-time enrollment status at the time they apply. Learn about APICS student programs and eligibility requirements


Corporate Membership
Offer APICS membership to all of your employees to help advance your organization's supply chain. With three levels of membership to choose from, you can select that option that works best for your company. 


APICS also provides special membership programs for retired and unemployed professionals.
Membership Refund Policy
Requests for refunds of membership dues must be made in writing and submitted to the APICS corporate office within 30 days of payment of dues. If a refund is granted, deductions may be applied based on whether or not any benefits have been used. 

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