Our top priority is helping our schools achieve their goals and shape the future of education. Today we support and stand with our community of over 1,300 independent schools all across the globe that empowers students to navigate their unique paths to success.
Now, a rapidly changing world demands constant innovation in education. To align with the evolving needs of admission professionals, we are excited to unveil EMA’s new brand identity. While our mission remains the same, our new vision—to champion transformational education journeys—is what we want to achieve for those we serve. At its core, providing students with a transformational education journey and helping them thrive throughout each stage of that journey is what it’s all about for schools, families, and EMA.
EMA was founded in 1957 as the Secondary School Admission Test Board (SSATB). Changing our name in 2016 was the catalyst of our brand evolution. As the Enrollment Management Association, our name rightfully emphasizes the importance of sustainable enrollment strategies. Today we are the leading resource dedicated to helping independent school leaders with their enrollment needs.
Most know us for pioneering the gold-standard SSAT—administered to 50,000 potential students each year. We have since evolved beyond traditional testing services, offering timely data, insights, and digital solutions to help sustain the independent schools of the future. We’ve grown from admissions professionals to a vast network of experts and advocates—developing the industry-standard Character Skills Snapshot, leadership tools like Learning Pass, and first-rate recruitment resources, like the Standard Application Online and Student Prospect List.
A rapidly changing world demands constant innovation in education. Helping our schools achieve their goals and shape the future of education is our top priority.
To champion transformational education journeys.
Providing students with a transformational education journey and helping them thrive throughout each stage of that journey is what it’s all about for schools, families, and for EMA.
Together, let’s champion transformational education journeys.
Our tools and resources are designed to provide insights so that schools can empower students and families to seamlessly navigate their unique paths to success.
The Enrollment Management Association provides unparalleled leadership and service in meeting the admission and enrollment needs of schools, students, and families.
Today, we support and stand with our community of more than 1,300 independent schools all across the globe who empower students to navigate their unique paths to success. At EMA, we know that when our school leaders embrace the right data, training, tools, and resources, they help each student on their journey toward success.
Learn more about what EMA is doing to champion transformational education journeys.