Disability Programs and Services

Disability Support Services (DSS) is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities to ensure that they have an equal opportunity to succeed in their academic endeavors at CCBC.

When to meet with a DSS counselor

Students should meet with a DSS counselor to:
  • Provide medical documentation and discuss eligibility for services
  • Discuss accommodations for placement testing or CCBC classes/activities
  • Receive assistance with course selection/registration and inform the counselor of any class schedule changes
  • Obtain guidance for personal, academic and career goals
  • Discuss any personal/academic issues or concerns about accommodations
Types of Accommodations

Accommodations are individualized for each student, but some may include:
  • Sign Language Interpreters
  • Books in Braille or electronic format
  • Accommodated testing
  • Furniture and equipment
  • Textbooks in alternate format
  • Assistive technology
For assistance with accommodations, please refer to the Disability Support Services Information document.


Delta Alpha Pi International Honor Society

Gamma Beta Chapter

Delta Alpha Pi was founded to recognize high-achieving students with disabilities who are attending colleges and universities. The Delta Alpha Pi Gamma Beta Chapter at CCBC aims to facilitate conversations on disability and accessibility, promote self-advocacy, and engage in community events on disability-related topics.

Members participate in activities designed to educate their campus, community and society in general regarding disability issues and the need to apply the principles of universal design in learning.

Learn more and apply online »

Workforce Recruitment Program

CCBC participates with the Workforce Recruitment Program (WRP), a recruitment and referral program that connects federal and private-sector employers with highly motivated college students and recent graduates with disabilities through summer or permanent jobs. To take advantage of this program, complete the following steps:

  1. Register in late August though early October.
  2. Schedule an appointment with a CCBC career counselor for a resume review/interviewing prep session.
  3. Check your email for approved applicant message and complete the in-depth applicant profile that includes uploading a resume, transcript and Schedule A documentation.
  4. Schedule a phone interview with an WRP representative. Phone interviews will take place in November.

Use WRP resources to outreach to federal government agencies and follow-up with employers of interest. Visit Career Services for help with resumes, cover letters, and interviewing.