Full-Time Faculty Benefits

St. Charles Community College offers a wide variety of benefits for full-time faculty. Below is an overview of the benefits that are offered. For more detailed information about benefits, please contact a representative in the Human Resources Department at 636-922-8421.

Please be advised that the information listed below is a summary of the benefits. This is not an all-inclusive, detailed list of all benefits, and is subject to change. This document should not be viewed as an implied offer of employment, and the information below does not take the place of Benefit Summary Plan Descriptions.

Employer Credit

Employer Credit is how the College shares the cost of your benefits. The coverage level you select on your medical coverage will determine the Employer Credit amount for which you qualify. This amount can then be applied toward your benefits.

If You Choose:Employer Credit Amount:
Waive Medical Coverage Up to $110
Employee Only Medical Coverage Up to $642.64
Employee + 1 Medical Coverage Up to $923.10
Employee + Family Medical Coverage Up to $1,169.84

Medical Plan

Cigna (Open Access Plus) – Eligible the first of the month following 45 days of full-time employment.

CIGNA Option 1

CIGNA Medical Plan I (90% / 10%)Plan I Per Month
Employee Only $618.85
Employee + 1 $1,268.66
Employee + Family $1,794.68

CIGNA Option 2

CIGNA Medical Plan II (80% / 20%)Plan II Per Month
Employee Only $611.24
Employee + 1 $1,253.05
Employee + Family $1,772.61

Dental Plan

CIGNA Healthcare (Dental PPO, CORE Network) – Eligible the first of the month following 45 days of full-time employment.

Coverage Options

If You Choose:Plan Per Month:
Employee Only $28.72/month
Employee + Family $86.54/month

Vision Plan

EyeMed (Insight) - Eligible the first of the month following 45 days of full-time employment.

Coverage Options

Employee Only $5.42/month
Employee + Spouse $10.29/month
Employee + Children $10.83/month
Employee + Family $15.91/month


The college participates in the Public School Retirement System of Missouri (PSRS). Eligible employees, upon hire or when hours worked reach eligibility levels, participate in PSRS. Contribution amount, effective July 2011, is 14.5% plus a College match of 14.5%. Visit www.psrs-peers.org for additional information.

Long-Term Disability

Coverage begins on the first calendar day following 90 days of employment in an eligible class. Elimination periods are: 60, 90 and 180 days. The college contributes up to $100 towards the annual premium. The remainder of the cost will be covered by the employee.


Full-time faculty will accrue nine sick days over the course of the academic year.

Summer Sick Time Accrual: One additional day is accrued for teaching during June and/or July, with a maximum additional accrual of two days.

Holidays & Personal Days

The college recognizes 10 paid holidays with one floating day and the weekdays which fall between observed Christmas and New Year’s holidays.

Three personal days per fiscal year are available to current full-time employees on July 1.

Sabbatical Leave

The college may grant sabbatical leave to faculty members after 12 continuous semesters, not including summers. Sabbatical leaves are recommended on a competitive basis by a Sabbatical Committee.

Promotion in Rank

Faculty members may be considered for promotion in rank. The levels of academic rank include:

  • Instructor
  • Assistant Professor
  • Associate Professor
  • Professor

Additional SCC Benefits

  • Professional Development Funds
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Tuition Waiver and Reimbursement
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Tax-Sheltered Annuities
  • Direct Deposit
  • Bookstore 10% Discount
  • Cafeteria
  • Child Development Center Discount
  • Theater
  • Library
  • Walking Trail
  • Fitness Center
  • Lactation Room

The college is committed to non-discrimination and equal opportunity regarding the treatment of faculty, staff and students. 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. The college is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The college maintains a complaint procedure for the purpose of investigating and providing prompt and equitable remedy.

Questions About

Rita Lilly
Benefits Specialist

Sherri Giacalone
HR Generalist

Matthew Kroll
Director of Employment & Training