Learning Center at Falls City

  • 3200 Bill Schock Blvd.
    Falls City, NE 68355
    402-323-3396
    800-828-0072

  • Schedule for Spring 2020 Semester

    Print a Credit Courses Registration Form

    A limited number of credit and Dual Credit Advantage classes are offered toward completing General Education classes at SCC:

    • Prerequisite classes for Health Science programs
    • Beginning program courses
    • A portion of the Associate of Arts degree

    As the College submits and receives approval from the Nebraska Coordinating Commission for Post-Secondary Education to offer entire programs at each Learning Center, the classes offered will expand. Class locations include the Learning Centers, high schools, libraries, and other facilities in the area.

    Spring 2020 Semester Courses

    BSAD-1010 Microsoft Applications I
    Jan. 14-May 7, 2020
    Days: Tues. & Thurs.
    Time: 2:30-3:50 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Falls City, Room TBA
    Cost: NE Resident $324 / Non-Resident $387
    Instructor: Borcherding
    3.0 semester credits
    Course Number: BSAD-1010-FC10
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    ENGL-1010 English Composition I
    Jan. 14-May 7, 2020
    Days: Tues. & Thurs.
    Time: 7-8:20 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Falls City, Room TBA
    Cost: NE Resident $324 / Non-Resident $387
    3.0 semester credits
    Course Number: ENGL-1010-FC18
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    FSDT-1350 Basic Nutrition
    Jan. 14-May 5, 2020
    Day: Tues.
    Time: 6-8:25 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Falls City, Room TBA
    Cost: NE Resident $324 / Non-Resident $387
    Instructor: Edeal
    3.0 semester credits
    Course Number: FSDT-1350-HBFC2
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    HIST-2020 American History II—Late America
    Jan. 14-May 7, 2020
    Days: Tues. & Thurs.
    Time: 4-5:20 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Falls City, Room TBA
    Cost: NE Resident $324 / Non-Resident $387
    Instructor: Davis
    3.0 semester credits
    Course Number: HIST-2020-FC03
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    HLTH-1040 Medication Aide
    Jan. 13-May 4, 2020
    No class Jan. 20
    Days: Mon.
    Time: 8:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Falls City, Room ARR
    Cost: NE Resident $270 / Non-Resident $322.50
    2.5 semester credits
    Course Number: HLTH-1040-FC01
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    MATH-1100 Intermediate Algebra
    Jan. 14-May 7, 2020
    Days: Tues. & Thurs.
    Time: 4-5:20 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Falls City, Room TBA
    Cost: NE Resident $324 / Non-Resident $387
    Instructor: Volgamott
    3.0 semester credits
    Course Number: MATH-1100-FC07
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    HLTH-1150 Nursing Assistant (Hybrid)
    March 10-May 7, 2020
    No class March 24 & 26
    Days: Tues. & Thurs.
    Time: 4:30-9:15 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Falls City, Room ARR
    Cost: NE Resident $432 / Non-Resident $516
    4.0 semester credits
    Course Number: HLTH-1150-HBFC1
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    PSYC-1810 Introduction to Psychology
    Jan. 14-May 7, 2020
    Days: Tues. & Thurs.
    Time: 5:30-6:50 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Falls City, Room TBA
    Cost: NE Resident $324 / Non-Resident $387
    Instructor: Shaw
    3.0 semester credits
    Course Number: PSYC-1810-FC09
    More Information
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    SOCI-1010 Intro to Sociology
    Jan. 13-May 6, 2020
    Days: Mon. & Wed.
    Time: 2-2:50 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Falls City, Room TBA
    Cost: NE Resident $324 / Non-Resident $387
    Instructor: Christensen-Nader
    3.0 semester credits
    Course Number: SOCI-1010-FC07
    More Information
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    The Learning Center at Falls City offers a selection of noncredit workforce opportunities that serves the region.  If you are interested in…

    • Enhancing a skill
    • Recertifying in a trade
    • Starting a new career path, or
    • Simply making your life more satisfying

    Print a Non-credit Courses Registration Form

    If you don’t see a class listed, please click on the "Suggest a class"link.

    Oct.-Dec. 2019

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    Business Leadership
    • Intro to Nonprofit Management - Falls City
    • Leadership Communication Essentials - Falls City
    • Managing & Resolving Conflict - Falls City
    Communication & Team Development
    • Managing & Resolving Conflict - Falls City
    Computers & Technology: Getting Started
    • Do You Google? - Falls City
    • Get Started with Computers - Falls City
    • Learning Windows 10 - Falls City
    • One-on-One Computer Training: 3 Hours - Falls City Area
    • One-on-One Smart Device Training - Falls City Area
    • Smartphone Basics: Android - Falls City
    • Smartphone Basics: iPhone - Falls City
    • Smartphone Next Level - Falls City
    Electrical & Pneumatics
    • Electrical Fundamentals - Falls City
    • Electrical Troubleshooting - Falls City
    • Motor Control & Relay Logic - Falls City
    Professional Development
    • Enhance Your Public Speaking - Falls City
    • Introduction to Grant Writing - Falls City
    Small Business Essentials
    • Business Plan Basics - Falls City
    • NEW! Business Plan 2.0 - Falls City
    Software Applications
    • NEW! Tips & Tricks: Excel - Falls City
    • NEW! Tips & Tricks: Word - Falls City
    Welding & Machining
    • Gas Metal Arc Welding - Falls City

    Winter 2020

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    Business Leadership
    • Leading through Influence - Falls City, NE
    • Turning Stress into Strength - Falls City, NE
    Computers & Technology: Getting Started
    • Get Started with Computers - Falls City, NE
    • Learning Windows 10 - Falls City, NE
    • Let’s Do Lunch Series: Techy Tips - Falls City, NE
    • One-on-One Computer Training: 3 Hours - Falls City, NE, Area
    • One-on-One Smart Device Training - Falls City, NE, Area
    • Smartphone Basics: Android - Falls City, NE
    • Smartphone Basics: iPhone - Falls City, NE
    • Smartphone Next Level - Falls City, NE
    Electrical Maintenance & Coding
    • Basic RS LOGIX 500, Allen-Bradley PLCs - Falls City, NE
    • Electrical Fundamentals - Falls City, NE
    • Variable Frequency Drives - Falls City, NE
    Industrial, Manufacturing & Welding
    • Gas Metal Arc Welding - Falls City, NE
    Small Business Essentials
    • NEW! Using Video in Marketing - Falls City, NE
    Software Applications
    • Excel 2016: Basic - Falls City, NE
    • NEW! Outlook Tips & Tricks - Falls City, NE
    • Tips & Tricks: Excel - Falls City, NE
    • Tips & Tricks: Word - Falls City, NE
    • Word 2016: Basic - Falls City, NE
    Web Development & Design
    • Building a Website Level I - Falls City, NE
    • NEW! Using Video in Marketing - Falls City, NE

    The Learning Center at Falls City offers a variety of leisure and personal enrichment classes at the Learning Center, high schools, libraries and other facilities in the communities with the region.  These classes are to…

    • Discover a new hobby
    • Enhance a skill
    • Meet new friends
    • Add variety to your daily routine

    Print a Non-credit Courses Registration Form

    If you don’t see a class listed, please click on the "Suggest a class" link.

    Oct.-Dec. 2019

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    Arts, Crafts & Hobbies
    • NEW! Art Glass Wall Clock - Brownville
    • Bob Ross: Harvest Moon - Falls City
    • Bob Ross: Milky Way Magic on Canvas - Falls City
    • Learning to Paint Like Bob Ross: Winter Wreath Scene - Falls City
    • NEW! Make Your Own Kaleidoscope - Brownville
    • NEW! Stained Glass Earrings - Brownville
    • NEW! T-shirt Block Interfacing - Falls City
    • Watercolor Painting: Fall Leaves - Falls City
    Bus Trips
    Computers & Technology: Getting Started
    • Do You Google? - Falls City
    • Get Started with Computers - Falls City
    • Learning Windows 10 - Falls City
    • One-on-One Computer Training: 3 Hours - Falls City Area
    • One-on-One Smart Device Training - Falls City Area
    • Smartphone Basics: iPhone - Falls City
    • Smartphone Basics: Android - Falls City
    • Smartphone Next Level - Falls City
    Family Matters
    • Learning About Genealogy - Falls City
    • Medicare Update - Falls City
    • Pick the Right Medicare Drug Plan - Falls City or Johnson, or Webinar
    • Welcome to Medicare - Falls City or Johnson, or Webinar
    Foods
    • Beginning Cake Decorating I - Falls City
    • Beginning Cake Decorating II - Falls City
    • NEW! Make Ahead: Freezer Meals, Tips & Tricks - Falls City
    • NEW! Air Fryer 101 - Falls City
    Genealogy
    • Learning About Genealogy - Falls City
    History
    • American History & Our Founding Fathers - Falls City
    Mind & Body
    • Bounce - Auburn
    • NEW! Flow Yoga - Auburn
    • Fundamentals of Yoga - Auburn
    Money Matters
    • Medicare Update - Falls City
    • Pick the Right Medicare Drug Plan - Falls City or Johnson, or Webinar
    • Welcome to Medicare - Falls City or Webinar
    Music
    • Brownville Holiday Concert Tour: “Merry Christmas, Baby!” - Depart from Falls City
    Performing Arts
    • Brownville Holiday Concert Tour: “Merry Christmas, Baby!” - Departs from Falls City
    • Introduction to Stage Acting - Brownville
    • NEW! New Theatre Bus Trip: The Last Romance - Departs from Falls City
    Personal Development
    • Enhance Your Public Speaking - Falls City
    • NEW! Introduction to Podcasting - Falls City
    • Medicare Update - Falls City
    • Pick the Right Medicare Drug Plan - Falls City or Johnson, or Webinar
    • Welcome to Medicare - Falls City or Webinar
    Software Applications
    • NEW! Tips & Tricks: Excel - Falls City
    • NEW! Tips & Tricks: Word - Falls City
    Sports, Recreation & Fitness
    • Bounce - Auburn
    • NEW! Flow Yoga - Auburn
    Youth
    • Bob Ross: Milky Way Magic on Canvas for Ages 11-16 - Falls City

    Winter 2020

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    Arts, Crafts & Hobbies
    • Quilting Trip to Lincoln - Depart from Falls City, NE
    Bus Trips
    • Quilting Trip to Lincoln - Departs from Falls City, NE
    • New Theatre Restaurant: Church Basement Ladies - Departs from Auburn, NE
    • New Theatre Restaurant: Disney’s Freaky Friday - Departs from Falls City, NE
    Computers & Technology: Getting Started
    • Get Started with Computers - Falls City, NE
    • Learning Windows 10 - Falls City, NE
    • Let’s Do Lunch Series: Techy Tips - Falls City, NE
    • One-on-One Computer Training: 3 Hours - Falls City, NE, Area
    • One-on-One Smart Device Training - Falls City, NE, Area
    • Smartphone Basics: Android - Falls City, NE
    • Smartphone Basics: iPhone - Falls City, NE
    • Smartphone Next Level - Falls City, NE
    Family Matters
    • Learning About Genealogy - Falls City, NE
    • Welcome to Medicare - Falls City, NE, or Webinar
    • Youth Anti-Bully & Anti-Abduction for Ages 6-11 - Falls City, NE
    Genealogy
    • Learning About Genealogy - Falls City, NE
    Home & Garden
    • Let’s Do Lunch Series: Home Repair - Falls City, NE
    Mind & Body
    • Flow Yoga - Auburn, NE
    • Fundamentals of Yoga - Auburn, NE
    • Youth Anti-Bully & Anti-Abduction for Ages 6-11 - Falls City, NE
    Money Matters
    • Welcome to Medicare - Falls City, NE, or Webinar
    Performing Arts
    • New Theatre Restaurant: Church Basement Ladies - Departs from Auburn, NE
    • New Theatre Restaurant: Disney’s Freaky Friday - Departs from Falls City, NE
    Personal Development
    • Let’s Do Lunch Series: Home Repair - Falls City, NE
    • Let’s Do Lunch Series: Techy Tips - Falls City, NE
    • Let’s Do Lunch Series: What are You Reading? - Falls City, NE
    • Welcome to Medicare - Falls City, NE, or Webinar
    Software Applications
    • Excel 2016: Basic - Falls City, NE
    • NEW! Outlook Tips & Tricks - Falls City, NE
    • Tips & Tricks: Excel - Falls City, NE
    • Tips & Tricks: Word - Falls City, NE
    • Word 2016: Basic - Falls City, NE
    Sports, Recreation & Fitness
    • Flow Yoga - Auburn, NE
    • Fundamentals of Yoga - Auburn, NE
    Youth
    • Youth Anti-Bully & Anti-Abduction for Ages 6-11 - Falls City, NE

    ABE/GED and ESL courses

    Classes begin monthly, please contact Lynn Saffer at 800-642-4075 ext. 2719 for details.

    City / LocationSchedule
    Learning Center at Falls CityTuesday 5-8 p.m and Thursday 1-4 p.m.
    Tecumseh / SENCA BuildingTuesday and Thursday 5-8 p.m.

    Basic Skills Improvement/GED® Preparation Classes

    AE/GED® classes run continuously in locations throughout southeast Nebraska. Adult Basic Education classes help students improve their basic skills for work, school, employment, GED® testing, or self-satisfaction. Students are assessed during orientation to determine their specific needs, and instruction is based accordingly. Teachers and tutors provide confidential instruction to all participants.

    Volunteer Tutors Needed

    Volunteer tutors are an important part of our AE/GED® program. Volunteer tutors assist students with GED® preparation, English as a Second Language or basic skills in the areas of reading, math and language. Requirements for becoming a volunteer tutor are simple: a high school diploma or GED® and a willingness to help students learn!

    English as a Second Language

    Classes are offered throughout southeast Nebraska for individuals who want to improve their English listening and speaking skills. As part of a Career Pathways program, all students will have the opportunity to improve employability skills and prepare for college or a career. Citizenship information also is available.

    No registration fee, all classes are free.

    For more information on Basic Skills, GED® Preparation, English as a Second Language, or being a volunteer, please contact the Adult Education office at 402-437-2719; 800-828-0072, ext. 2719; or email lsaffer@southeast.edu.

    Scholarship and Financial Assistance Opportunities:

    Placement Testing – Next Generation ACCUPLACER®: This is one of the course placement tests utilized by SCC and other Nebraska community colleges. The Center provides the Next Generation ACCUPLACER® test free to high school students ages 16 and older. High school graduates receive one free test. Additional tests cost $15 each.

    Proctor Tests: Center staff proctor tests set up by SCC faculty for students in their class for free. Proctoring tests for other colleges is $25 per test.

    Connection to SCC Services: The Learning Center staff is available to assist in making connections via phone or video with SCC services. In-person meetings at the LC may also be arranged.