Community College Organizations

Organizations designed to support community colleges.

American Association of Community Colleges (AACC)

The American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) is the national organization that supports community colleges through various policy initiatives, research, and outreach programs. Their website includes information about the organization, accredited colleges they represent, advocacy information, and research publications. The website also has a section with tools and resources pertaining to community college issues.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 12, 2016

Community Colleges for International Development (CCID)

Community Colleges for International Development (CCID) is an organization that supports building relationships between community college programs and the international community through professional development, special training, conferences, and economic development. In addition to services for staff and faculty, the organization also provides services for students such as studying abroad.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 15, 2016

League for Innovation in the Community College

The League for Innovation in the Community College is a support organization for community college activity. The organization is responsible for conducting research, developing web resources, producing publications, and hosting conferences. In addition, it also leads projects and initiatives with member colleges, corporate partners, and private agencies. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 15, 2016

MERLOT II Business Portal

MERLOT II Business Portal is a resource designed to assist educators in finding learning materials, technology tips, teaching strategies, and additional tools to help promote international business education. Topics for learning materials include accounting, business law, e-commerce, management, and international business.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 16, 2016

National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE)

The National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE) is a non-profit organization that supports entrepreneurial education in community colleges. In addition to publishing a free online journal on community college issues, the organization also hosts conferences, seminars, and webinars on a variety of topics dealing with entrepreneurship and education.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 15, 2016

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