At ACT, our mission is to help people achieve education and workplace success. ACT team members bring this mission to life.
Our more than 1,500 employees are driven to make a meaningful difference—and it shows. ACT reaches more than 10 million people in all 50 states and more than 125 countries worldwide. From the elementary grades through postsecondary and career, we deliver nearly 15 million assessments each year. For students, educators, policymakers, job searchers, and more, our research and insights help improve lives.
A passion to build education and workplace readiness—it’s what drives us, every day. View our current career opportunities.
We deliver the full package, and then some. View our Benefits Summary.
- Medical, hospital, dental, and vision insurance
- Group life and disability insurance
- Generous holiday and vacation schedules
- Retirement program
- Tuition reimbursement
- Relocation expense reimbursement
- Scholarships for employees’ children
We’re committed to your professional development. Our focus on workplace success starts with you. The ACT Academy offers year round training and mentoring so you have the opportunity to advance your career.
We encourage work/life balance by supporting flexible work arrangements. Learn more about our generous leave time. We also offer many onsite convenience services, including oil changes, dry cleaning, and a weekly food box program that brings fresh, local food right to work.
Health and Wellness
Your health and wellness matter at ACT. Our Wellness Program is available to all team members and includes access to state-of-the-art onsite ACT Wellness Center at no cost, onsite massages, fitness classes, and wellness clinic.
Awards and Recognition
We celebrate success and make sure you receive recognition for your hard work throughout the year. The Grammys and the Oscars have a hard time competing with our annual awards show.
Our Office for Innovation is a catalyst for creating and nurturing a culture of innovation throughout ACT. On our idea management platform, all team members can share, endorse, and collaborate on creative ideas for improving ACT, our products, and education and workforce readiness worldwide. Find out more about innovation at ACT >>>
As an extension of our mission to improve lives, ACT offers financial and volunteer support to communities and organizations throughout the nation. We embrace the opportunity to help you make a positive difference.
Diversity and Inclusion
ACT values diverse people and ideas. With an international mission and a global presence, we understand that embracing diversity is the right thing to do, and here at ACT, it’s an organizational imperative.
Inclusion at ACT goes beyond equal employment opportunities. We strive to create a working environment that brings out the best in each of our team members. In fact, ACT is one of eight founding sponsors of Diversity Focus. Devoted to enhancing diversity in the Iowa City/Cedar Rapids Corridor, Diversity Focus provides information about multicultural organizations, activities, programs, and events throughout eastern Iowa.
ACT’s managers actively recruit, hire, train, retain, and promote employees on the basis of their qualifications and without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national or ethnic origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
ACT is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled.
Notice of Availability of Affirmative Action Plan (AAP) (PDF, 1 page)
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Learn more about our company culture and updated job openings.
Awards and Recognition
- Iowa Society for Human Resource Management Innovation and Improvement Excellence Award for Talent Strategy Platform
- Blue Zones Designation
- American Heart Association Fit Friendly
- Audubon International Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary
- EPIC (Empowered Professionals of Iowa City) Best Place for Young Professionals to Work Award
- Bicycle Friendly Business