American Management Association


About American Management Association

American Management Association (AMA) is a nonprofit society dedicated to advancing the skills of individuals and organizations through experiential learning and professional growth. 

AMA is a fee-based membership organization that has trained over 10 million people worldwide. The organization hosts 25,000 members and 3,000 organizations across 90 countries. Headquartered in New York, NY, AMA offers 160 virtual and in-person courses across 40 cities.

AMA offers many benefits to its members, including a subscription to AMA Quarterly, which keeps members updated on insights and trends within professional development. Members also receive quarterly research reports and the Talent Playbook e-newsletter. AMA hosts various online events that members can attend, such as on-demand courses, webinars, and complimentary webcasts. Other online resources are available such as the AMA's Management Toolkit and AMA's OnDemand Library. Additional benefits include articles, templates, and skill assessments. Members also receive preferred pricing on all seminars. 

AMA offers both individual and corporate membership options. Additionally, student and e-membership options are available at no cost. Prospective members of AMA may join online. 

Individual membership fees range from $0 to $239 per year.


American Management Association Facts

Year Founded


Member Count

5,000 - 50,000

HQ Location

New York, NY

Requires Invitation


Accepts Applications


Has a Mobile App


Offers Publishing Privileges


Annual Membership Fees