AACE® International is a non-profit association serving the total cost management community since 1956. AACE International provides its members and stakeholders with the resources they need to enhance their performance and ensure continued growth and success. With over 8,500 members world-wide, AACE International serves total cost management professionals in a variety of disciplines and across all industries. AACE International has members in 87 countries. For over 35 years, AACE has been certifying individuals. AACE offers the following certifications: Certified Cost Professional (CCP), Certified Cost Technician (CCT), Certified Estimating Professional (CEP), Certified Forensic Claims Consultant (CFCC), Decision & Risk Management Professional (DRMP), Earned Value Professional (EVP), Planning & Scheduling Professional (PSP), and Certified Scheduling Technician (CST). AACE’s CCP, CCT, CEP, EVP, and PSP certifications are independently accredited by the Council of Engineering and Scientific Specialty Boards. AACE – The Authority on Total Cost Management.