Council of Colleges of Arts and Sciences, a network of deans, fosters leadership and administration in colleges and schools of arts and sciences. In pursuit of our mission, CCAS connects deans with each other, provides professional development, serves as a forum for discussing issues in higher education, and advocates for liberal learning.
the following benefits:
- Password and access to the 'Members Only' area of the CCAS website
- Bimonthly newsletters
- A variety of professional-development seminars, workshops, and webinars
- Discounted registration fees at seminars and the Annual Meeting
- A mentoring program for new deans and associate/assistant deans
- Participation in both the data collection and receipt of the New Hires Survey report
- A 'deans only' ListServ for discussion of issues and networking with other Deans, and a ListServ for associate and assistant deans
- An online searchable database (Deans Knowledge Base) of timely presentations, policy statements, ListServ discussions, and other resources
- Training workshops for department chairs/heads, either on campus or at a regional location
- Searchable membership directory
NOTE: Usernames and passwords are assigned to member Deans, Associate, and Assistant Deans and allow them access to the members only sections of the CCAS website. If you do not remember your password, you can reset it by going to www.ccas.net and clicking LOGIN at the top right corner of the homepage. On the next screen click “Reset Password” link and enter your username or email address in the boxes provided on the following screen. Then, click “Reset Password Now” button and instructions for changing your password will be sent to your mailbox. For assistance, email firstname.lastname@example.org.