Core Values

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The core values of the American Communication Association are based on the founding principles of the organization. ACA attempts to instill these in every aspect of the organization, from our discussion group, to our journal, conferences, and accreditation service.  These values are:

  • Americanness
  • Freedom
  • Inclusivity
  • Virtuality
  • Openness
  • Transparency
  • Equality
  • Cooperation