2017 MCA Fall Conference

Counselors:  UNITED to Serve ALL

November 8 - 10, 2017
BancorpSouth Conference Center
Tupelo, MS


Online and Pre-registration will be active in the near future.

Hotel Information

There will be multiple hotels used for the conference.  Information will be provided shortly.  


2017 Call for Programs


2017 Program at a Glance/Itinerary and Conference Agenda
To be added at a later date.


Learning Institutes

To be added at a later date.


Awards and Scholarships

Each year, MCA recognizes outstanding counseling programs, counselors, and contributors for their exemplary commitment and dedication to our profession. These award winners will be honored at the Awards Luncheon during MCA’s annual conference which will be held November 8 – 10 in Tupelo, MS. Awards are given in the following categories:

Community Service Program                                     School Counselor
Post-Secondary Program                                             Special Recognition-MCA Member
School Program-Junior/Senior High                          Meritorious Service
School Program-Elementary/Middle                        New Counselor
Special Recognition-MCA Non-Member                   College Counselor
Clinical Mental Health Counselor                              Public Service Counselor
Janie G. Rugg Career Contributor                              Research
Outstanding Region Service Project Award


The 2017 Awards Packet and Application is now available.


MCA Service Project

To be determined.


Poetry & Poster Contest

The National Career Development Association is conducting their 52nd Annual Poetry & Poster Contest and the information will be available at a later date.