NACCC awards three designations – Certified Credit Counselor, Certified Financial Health Counselor, and Certified Debt Settlement Specialist – in order to accommodate diverse professionals outside the credit counseling community. These include licensed counselors, accountants, mortgage brokers, realtors, independent consultants, financial aid counselors in schools and universities, faith-based /community-based financial counselors, community development and community action agency counselors and case managers, small business development consultants and debt settlement consultants. The list continues to grow based on the needs of our communities.

NACCC awards three advanced designations- Certified Student Loan Counselor, Certified Housing Counselor, and Certified Financial Coach . Applicants must hold an active NACCC Credit, Financial Health, or Debt Settlement Specialist Counselor Certification along with additional requirements specific to the selected program.