Upcoming Commissioner Colleges


Council and City


October 31, 2020

Greater Tampa Bay Area Council
Tampa FL

Time: Registration opens at 8:00AM

Location: 3228 N Central Ave, Tampa, Florida 33612
Registration Fee: $20.00

Website and Registration: https://tampabayscouting.org/about/council-commissioners

Complete Bachelors, Masters and Doctoral courses offered.

Contact Dr. Torres, by drgtorres@verizon.net

November 7, 2020

Cancelled – Not able to find a facility to host event

W.D. Boyce Council
Peoria IL
Prairielands Council
Champaign IL
Greater St. Louis Council
St. Louis MO

Illinois Heartland Commissioner College

November 7, 2020

Virtual and In-Person

Middle Tennessee Council
Nashville, TN

Options for Virtual and In-Person Learning

Location: Cumberland University, Lebanon, Tn. or online via Zoom

Time: 8:00am – 4:00pm

Course Catalog: https://www.mtcbsa.org/TrainingCourses/College-of-Commissioner-Science

Registration: $25 fee includes patch, transcript, diploma and unique custom commissioner gift which will be mailed to participants following the college

Guest Speaker: Danny Van Horn, Area 6 Commissioner

Registration link:

Contact: Karen Bengtson kkb08@comcast.net

November 14, 2020

Northern Star Council
St. Paul, MN

Location: St. Paul College in St. Paul, MN

November 14, 2020

Great Trail Council
Stow, OH

Location: Council Service Center; 4500 Hudson Drive; Stow, OH 44224

Time: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Website: https://www.gtcbsa.org/commissioners

Contact: Joe Mako, Chancellor

Information: https://info@akronbeautyschool.com

November 14, 2020


Cradle of Liberty Council
Washington Crossing Council
Garden State Council

This will be an online virtual College. Logon information will be provided to all registrants.

Courses will include Bachelors, Masters, Doctorate and Continuing EDU. There will be 7 Class sessions in each track.

Highlights will include a keynote speaker, a “lounge” for socializing and of course a commemorative patch.

There will be a $5.00 fee to register – this will cover the patch and postage.

Registration will be posted online mid-September at COLBSA.org

Contact: Dean, Ken Houseal – ACC of EDU, Cradle of Liberty email – khouseal_1@hotmail.com

December 4-6, 2020


Western Massachusetts Council
Springfield MA

Fri. – December 4, 2020 – 7:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M. (Presentation with Q & A’s)
Sat. – December 5, 2020 – 9:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. – Period 2, 3, & 4 Classes.
Sun. – December 6, 2020 – 1:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M. – Period 5, 6, & 7 Classes

Watch our website for updates:


REGISTRATION: Pre-Registration is required and opens on 9/1/2020.

Registration Closing: November 20, 2020 – Fee $15

Joshua Hall Council Commissioner stockbridge295@hotmail.com 413-464-4277

Ellie Matrow College Registrar ematrow@icloud.com 413-267-3489

Peter Matrow College Dean pmatrow@icloud.com 413-887-7308

2020 FLYER

December 5, 2020


Sam Houston Area Council
Houston, TX

Date:  Saturday, December 5, 2020

Time:  8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Location:  virtual 

Website: https://www.samhoustonbsa.org/college-of-commissioner-science

Contact information:  College Dean: John Brogan john.brogan.scouting@gmail.com)

February 27, 2021


Golden Gate Area Council, Marin, Pacific Skyline, Piedmont, Redwood Empire, and Silicon Valley Monterey Bay Councils
Golden Empire, Greater Yosemite, Sequoia and Nevada Area
Northern CA and NV

Time: 8am – 5pm

Location; Virtual – Zoom Meetings

Website: https://www.norcalcommissioner.org/

Contact information: Jeff Thompson, Technical Dean, thompsonloh@yahoo.com

We will have courses for every level of Commissioner and every level of Commissioner experience, including Associate, Bachelors, Masters and Doctorate of Commissioner Science Degrees with Continuing Education Degree sessions.

March 6, 2021


Abraham Lincoln
Springfield IL
& Greater St. Louis Area
St. Louis, MO

Time:  7:45 AM – 5:00 PM

Website:  https:/scoutingevent.com/312-2021GatewayCCS – active 11/2/2020

Contact: Robbie Linder (314) 256-3048 Staff Advisor

Grayson Wilcott (815) 212-6868 Staff Advisor

John Petersen (314) 878-8213 College Dean


March 27, 2021

Northern New Jersey Council
Paramus, NJ

New Jersey Inter Council College of Commissioner Science

Time (7:15am to ~4:15p)

Location: Paramus Catholic High School; 425 Paramus Road; Paramus, NJ 07652

For more information contact:

Wayne Wharton – 2021 Inter Council College of Commissioner Science, Dean wayne.wharton@verizon.net

2021 NNJC Inter Council College of Commissioner Science – Flyer

April 10, 2021

Hawkeye Area Council
Cedar Rapids, IA
Quad City Area
Mississippi Valley
Quincy, IL/Burlington, IA
Northeast Iowa
Dubuque, IA
Waterloo, IA

Daniel Carter Beard College of Commissioner Science

Hosted by: Councils of Central Region Area 3 Moline, IL

Doors Open at 8:00 am; Classes 9:00 am to 4:45pm

Location: Western Illinois University – Quad Cities; 3300 River Drive; Moline, Illinois 61265

Online registration and Course Catalog are available now,

College of Commissioner Science page on our Council Web Site:

2021 DCBCCS Save the Date flyer3

How to get your College listed here

Send the information to Darlene Sprague darsprague@roadrunner.com

Deadlines are made by the 5th of the month in July (publish late August); September (publish mid October); January (publish mid February); and April (publish mid May).

Include: Council Name; Council City and State; Date; Time; Location; website or pdf document where more information can be found; Contact information