Professional Development

Excelsior University

Are you looking to advance in your current position? Did you know that Excelsior University offers members of IAAP a 20 percent discount on undergraduate tuition (associate and bachelor level) and a 15 percent discount on master’s degree tuition? After earning your CAP® credential, you can bring those credits with you and move right into our Associate Degree program in Administrative/Management Studies or our Bachelor of Science in Business. Contact us to see how this will work for you! Excelsior University is an accredited not-for-profit distance learning institution founded in 1971 and is focused on providing educational opportunities for adult learners. Visit our IAAP partner page for more details and contact information.

Kansas City Kansas Community College

Do you have a CAP® or CPS® credential? You can get 31 credit hours FREE at KCKCC. You can complete the online Administrative Office Professional Associate in Applied Science degree in half the time and half the cost. You can also receive Life Experience Credits based on your job skills and accomplishments. Come visit us at to learn more.

Madison Area Technical College

Learn more, earn more with IAAP’s original education partner—Madison College. Receive up to 31 credits for earning your CAP certification. We also offer credit for work experience, MOS certification, test outs, and military credit. Earn your online college degree in Office Management, Administrative Professional, or Medical Administrative Specialist. Over the past 18 years, hundreds of your IAAP colleagues have trusted Madison College to provide relevant and challenging online programs designed as the next step on your career journey. Visit us to learn more.

MBI Consulting, LLC

MBIC helps the administrative professional community succeed! As AP responsibilities evolve to include more project work, they need a reliable, and knowledgeable, resource for the foundational tools required to succeed. We provide training and resources to help AP’s learn, understand, and introduce project management practices to their daily work efforts. MBIC is currently sharing these practices with the AP community so they can introduce the power of project management to their organizations.

University of Wisconsin Extended Campus

It’s time to position yourself for the future with a bachelor’s degree in business from the University of Wisconsin. With two online options, you can choose the format that fits your life—and your goals. Both programs offer you a way to earn a quality University of Wisconsin degree, while managing your life. 100% online UW-Parkside business degrees, accredited by AACSB International. Generous transfer policies. Courses taught by UW faculty.

U.S. Department of State

As the lead U.S. foreign affairs agency, the U.S. Department of State represents the United States at more than 270 diplomatic locations around the world, including embassies, consulates, and missions to international organizations. U.S. Department of State employees, with their skills, character and commitment to public service, are the backbone of America’s diplomacy. Our talented workforce reflects and champions all of our strengths and diversity – personal, professional, and educational. We offer a workplace that values and rewards leadership, collaboration and innovation, and personal and professional development.

Workflow Wonder

Workflow Wonder is a professional development company specializing in productivity skills for your daily workflow. Marian Knopp, host of Productivity Tip of the DayⓇ, is a productivity mentor who enthusiastically empowers you to become more intentional to be more productive. Book an interactive workshop (online or live) for your group or request Marian to speak at your event. Topics include: Intentional Time Blocking, Reach Inbox Zero Everywhere (RIZE), Write “Click-by-Click” Procedures, and events customized for you.