The National Council for Higher Education (NCHE) is an independent organization for the higher education faculty and support staff within the National Education Association (NEA). NCHE seeks support and membership from all categories of NEA members and higher education affiliates.
NCHE is the advocate for higher education services and programs within the NEA. It:
- identifies and focuses the interests and concerns of NEA higher education members and affiliates;
- promotes NEA as the representative agent for higher education; and
- recommends programs within NEA to address the problems faced by college and university faculty and staff. NCHE is committed to promoting academic justice and excellence.