St. Charles Community College is located just west of St. Louis, nestled in the heart of growing St. Charles County. Established in 1986, SCC is a public, comprehensive two-year community college offering associate degrees and certificate programs in the arts, business, sciences and career-technical fields. At SCC, our passion for student success and community enrichment is further reflected in an array of workforce training and community-based personal and professional development as well as cultural, recreational and entertainment opportunities.
SCC recognizes that faculty and staff are vital to achieving its mission of service to its students and to the community. This mission is most successfully achieved by recruiting, engaging, developing and retaining a diverse, collaborative, innovative and highly talented faculty and staff who are passionate about student success and the College’s mission, vision and values.
SCC is committed to an equal-opportunity learning and working experience where diversity, inclusion, equity and fairness are embraced in our intellectually rich environment and where positive work/life balance is supported.
We proactively seek out and welcome highly qualified candidates from all backgrounds to contribute to our community. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion continues throughout the employment relationship.
We hope you like what you’ve learned about us and consider joining SCC!
There are many great things to say about St. Charles that we thought you’d like to read about them in detail, from our professional Economic Development site. Find out why St. Charles County is a great “quality of place” to begin, continue; and progress in your career!
|88.3||As part of the Greater St. Louis region, St. Charles County is among one of the nation's most affordable places to live relative to other large cities, with a cost of living index of 88.3 (compared to the national average of 100), according to the Missouri Economic Research and Information Center (MERIC).|
|350||St. Charles County's central location in the St. Louis metro area places it within 350 miles of key cities, such as Chicago (258 mi), Louisville (261 mi), Nashville (275 mi), Tulsa (350 mi), Kansas City (218 mi), Omaha (338 mi) and Des Moines (254 mi).|
|5||St. Charles County is served by five public school districts that are all fully accredited with distinction by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.|
|30||Residents of St. Charles County are a 30-minute drive away from many amenities and the cultural vibrance of St. Louis city featuring museums; world-famous Busch Stadium, home of the St. Louis Cardinals; a world-class zoo (that's free to the public), and of course, the world-renowned Arch. St. Louis is also the home of the largest urban park in the country, (yes, even larger than Central Park in NYC!), known as Forest Park, home of the 1904 World's Fair.|
St. Charles County is home to 15 parks, including Veterans Tribute Park which opened in October 2018. This 120-acre park features "a destination playground for children of all abilities, a walking and biking trail system, fishing lakes, a dog park, play fields and more."
The county also represents the starting point for the 225-mile Katy Trail State Park, which features a designated biking/walking trail that winds through rural Missouri.
|2||According to Niche.com, St. Charles County is ranked second in the category of "Best Counties for Families in Missouri."|
NON-DISCRIMINATION & EQUAL OPPORTUNITY POLICY
The College is committed to non-discrimination and equal opportunity regarding the treatment of students, faculty and staff. In compliance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and other federal and state laws and regulations, the College adheres to a strict non-discrimination policy in student admission, educational programs, activities, and employment regardless of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, age, veteran status, disability, or genetic information.