Looking to get involved? The Office of Student Engagement supports many on-campus clubs and organizations that provide wonderful opportunities for you to join, lead and expand your horizons, make friends and have fun. Click the title to learn more about each club.
The SCC Ambassador Program is an honorary group of students who have been nominated by faculty and staff to represent the college at special events on campus and in the community. Ambassadors must complete a successful interview with the selection committee, have at least a 3.0 GPA, participate in a special leadership training class, and serve the college 3-5 hours each week.
SCC’s intercollegiate sports are men’s baseball and women’s softball, as part of the National Junior College Athletic Association. In addition, the college may offer intramural or club-level sports. Baseball or softball scholarships may be available for student-athletes.
The Automotive Club is an extension of the Automotive Program. The club allows students to be more active in SGA, campus, and community events, all while being part of a team. Members are expected to follow a code of conduct that exemplifies professionalism and demonstrates stewardship of our program, our college, our community, and the planet.
The goal of Club TRIO is to meet the continuous need of students that are interested in pursuing a degree of higher learning. Club TRIO exposes club members to various colleges and universities of higher learning through campus tours. Members also participate in educational opportunities, college awareness events, and leadership workshops. The club serves our campus and community through service projects and exhibitions that enhance the cultural diversity on the campus. All students are invited to participate in Club Trio.
The Cosmetology Club sponsors educational programs and trips to enhance classroom learning and to promote understanding between cosmetologists and the public. Members may participate in SkillsUSA competitions on local, state and higher levels, where students have the opportunity to earn scholarship monies. You must be enrolled in a cosmetology program to participate in this club.
The Creative Writing Club pledges to encourage and develop the work of student writers. Assembling monthly to examine poetry, fiction, and non-fiction, members will host a space for live reading and discussion of original works. Emphasis is placed on crafting, delivery, audience awareness and marketing. Members will also host a showcase event each semester involving the community, in which they present their writing. This will encourage students and promote engagement. The Creative Writing Club also edits, publishes, and markets The Ramulet, the college journal of arts and literature. English Instructor, Samantha Castagnino, serves as faculty advisor and Jessica McDowell serves as staff advisor to the Creative Writing Club.
The purpose of Campus Crusade for Christ (CRU) is to build movements of people who are transformed by Jesus Christ. The student-led movements seek to introduce students to Christ, help them grow in faith, encourage them to passionately live life in a manner consistent with belief in the God of the Bible, and inspire commitment to advancing the purposes of God in the world. The group meets for a time of devotion and prayer. CRU members coordinate the See You at the Pole event and assist with the student Christmas Party. All students are welcome to participate!
The intent and purpose of SCC Environmental Action Club is to promote preservation and conservation of all wildlife, to raise the level of public awareness of the threats to that wildlife, to educate all sportsmen and the general public in the love of wildlife, and to encourage fellowship among all sportsmen and environmentalists.
OADN works to advance excellence in nursing education and community college pathways into registered nursing careers.
The MLT Club provides members with current issues in the profession, promotes public awareness of the profession, provides funds for the MLT scholarships and supports social activities for MLT students. MLT and pre-MLT students are encouraged to join but the club is open to any student who has an interest in MLT.
The purpose of this organization is to promote the ideals of honesty, service, leadership, and skill development among the future workforce and to reward scholastic achievement in career and technical education and to award scholarships.
Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) is a national collegiate level academic honor society that recognizes the academic excellence of SCC students. College transfer and technical students accumulating a grade point average of 3.5 or better with at least 12 semester hours are eligible for nomination to this prestigious organization. PTK provides opportunities for the development of leadership and service to the campus and community as well as opportunities for financial scholarships. The SCC chapter is the second oldest chapter in the Carolinas region and has inducted over 3,000 SCC students into PTK.
The purpose of this club is to support and promote the SCC Softball and Baseball teams and enhance sporting events. Members of the Rowdy Rams will create a spirited and positive atmosphere at softball and baseball games. This club is maintained by the SGA.
SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers, and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. SkillsUSA helps students excel by providing educational programs, events and competitions that support career and technical education in the classroom. SkillsUSA members have the opportunity to compete at local, state and national levels in a variety of events. Medalists in the events are awarded scholarships to be used to further their education.
The Student Government Association (SGA) is the official organization authorized by the SCC administration to represent all students at SCC. All students at SCC, by virtue of their registration and payment of student activity fees, are automatically members of SGA and are encouraged to participate or volunteer at events as well as run for office. SGA is a vital component of student life as it offers a variety of activities for students to participate in; it is the voice of the student body and continues to pave the way for open lines of communication between students and administration. Students receive practical experience in responsible citizenship through participation in SGA. By virtue of the state statute, the SGA president is a non-voting member of the college’s Board of Trustees. Additionally, students have SGA representatives on standing college committees. Elections for SGA officer positions are held annually by the student body. Follow us on Facebook.
The College Transfer Club provides resources to assist students with their transfer needs. It is a student led organization where students with like minds can fellowship and experience the process of transferring as a unit. In addition to feeding their educational needs, club members commit to helping the community and serving those in need. The college transfer club provides leadership opportunities and is a great college resume builder!