SCCPA is committed to providing professional development, networking opportunities, leadership experience, and advocating programs and environments that uphold human understanding, enhance the higher education environment in South Carolina, and develop a representative voice to influence trends affecting the profession.


  • Leadership opportunities for professionals and graduate students.
  • Stay in the know through SCCPA specific communication.
  • The ability to have a voice in the continuing development of our profession.
  • Eligibility for annual SCCPA awards and recognition.
  • Network with higher ed colleagues across South Carolina.
  • Stay connected with trends and issues in the profession at the local and national levels.
  • Access to Chapter events including professional development webinars, workshops, and drive-in conferences.


SCCPA members have the option to join both ACPA and SCCPA for one low price OR elect to join the South Carolina State Chapter at a very affordable rate!


SCCPA State Membership ONLY – Professional Staff


SCCPA State Membership ONLY – Graduate Student


ACPA + SCCPA Membership- Member Institution OR
Full-Time Faculty


ACPA + SCCPA Membership- Non-Member Institution


ACPA + SCCPA Membership- Doctoral Graduate Students


ACPA + SCCPA Membership- Masters Graduate Students