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.
The Art Club visits exhibitions and museums, displays and sells member’s works in fairs. The club also invites artists and craftsmen to campus for demonstrations and workshops. Members are exposed to an advanced level of artistry in a variety of mediums and have opportunities to work with acclaimed artists. The Art Club assists with the art shows held in the Wyche Gallery located on the 2nd floor of A-Building. You do not have to be an art major to join!
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 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 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 Future Educators Club enhances professional growth and encourages fellowship among current and future teacher leaders. Members promote and advocate for high quality and excellence in care, education, and service for young children, students, and families.
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.
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 SCC Music ensemble is comprised of SCC students who bring their individual musical strengths to the stage. The group performs a variety of musical styles and performs for events such as graduation and other events, both on and off-campus. Students are required to enroll in MUS 141, and may take subsequent semesters by enrolling in MUS 142, 241, or 242. Students do not have to be a music major to participate in the ensemble. This group fosters a love for singing and performing.
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.