Did you Know?
1920 – Beginnings of MCDA as a branch of the National Vocational Guidance Association called Minneapolis VGA afterwhich the name continues to change, first to Twin Cities Vocational Guidance Association
1944 – MN Vocational Guidance Association (new name) is formally incorporated
1971 – MVGA receives its state charter
1980 – National Vocational Guidance Association becomes National Career Development Association (NCDA)
1986 – MVGA changes name to Minnesota Career Development Association (MCDA)
1999 – MCDA incorporates as a 501(C)3 with the State of Minnesota
Do you have additional information or resources that would be helpful in completing our MCDA history? If so, we welcome your contribution! Please contact out to our MCDA Administrator at email@example.com or directly to our Historian, Dean DeGroot. Thank you for sharing so we can have as complete a record of our history as possible.