College of Commissioner Science

December 3, 2016
Cockrell Scout Center

The College of Commissioner Science is a day of training for commissioners from Commissioner Basic Training through advanced learning experiences in unit service. The objectives are to help commissioners expand their skills and unit service philosophy. The goal of this experience is  to promote the increased effectiveness of the individual commissioner.

This ongoing training opportunity will benefit new commissioners and experienced unit commissioners. You do not have to be a registered commissioner to attend. Any adult leader that is interested in the numerous resources available in the Scouting movement is also invited to attend.


The early bird registration fee is $20 through December 1, 2016 and the registration fee is $30 beginning December 2, 2016.

Registration opens in November           2015 Course Schedule

Course Descriptions and Degree Requirements

Degrees and Learning Opportunities

  1. Associate's Degree (includes Commissioner Basic Training) — The beginning of the commissioner experience.
  2. Continuing Education (CEd) — Continues the educational, expanding knowledge to increase the effectiveness of unit service.
  3. Bachelor (BCS) — An entry-level program for commissioners who have completed basic commissioner training.
  4. Master (MCS) — Offers advanced problem solving and administrative skill instruction.
  5. Doctorate — A two year program (DCS) — Challenges candidates to identify, develop, and present a project or service concept to a panel of their peers.



Tim Richard
2016 College of Commissioner Science Dean

Lynda Worlow
2015 College of Commissioner Science Registration


Bob Rosensteel  
2015 College of Commissioner Science Degree Registrar

Clarence Nicholas
College of Commissioner Science Staff Advisor