CSCC membership is open to all professionals involved in community college education.

Categories of Membership

  • Individual - Open to any professional working with community college education or interested in the study of community colleges.
  • Student - Open to enrolled graduate students interested in community college education. 
  • Emeritus - Open to retired university professors or community college educators.

(Please note:  CSCC no longer offers institutional memberships.)

To join

To join CSCC and/or register for the conference, download the fillable Member and Conference Registration Form. Email the form to, or mail it along with a check made payable to CSCC at the following address:

Council for the Study of Community Colleges (CSCC) 
c/o University of North Texas
1155 Union Circle #305039
Denton, Texas 76203-5017

Member Benefits

  1. Annual conference which offers sessions on community college research findings and leadership programs.
  2. Research support for community college related studies via the Call for Awards  on the CSCC Website.
  3. Awards are made at the annual conference for Dissertation of the Year, Emerging Scholar, Senior Scholar Award, and Distinguished Service.
  4. Networking opportunities for graduate students and young scholars are abundant.
  5. Vote in the CSCC election of Board Members.