The Collective is the third studio album by the American instrumental progressive metal band Scale the Summit. It was released on March 1, 2011, by Prosthetic Records. The album artwork is based on phyllotaxis circles.
It is the last release to feature original bassist Jordan Eberhardt, who left the band in early 2012 after no longer wishing to tour full-time. He was replaced by Tetrafusion bassist Mark Michell.