There are three external organizations for students affiliated with the Music Department. Each has its own requirements for membership, structure and dues. The Collegiate Music Educators National Conference chapter is comprised of music education majors and provides pre-service professional development for its members. Music Teachers National Association has a local student chapter active in Chattanooga. Sigma Alpa Iota is a music fraternity for women. For further information, seek out the chapter officers or speak with the advisor.