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Learning Center at Falls City

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

  • Schedule for Fall 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.

    Fall 2020 Semester

    BSAD-2310 Business Ethics
    Dates: Aug. 25-Dec. 17, 2020
    Days: Tues. & Thurs.
    Time: 11 a.m.-12:20 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Falls City, Room TBA
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Instructor: Harris
    3.0 semester credits
    Course Number: BSAD-2310-FC02
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    BSAD-2560 Project Management (Hybrid)
    Dates: Aug. 24-Dec. 16, 2020
    Days: Wed.
    Time: 7-8:20 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Falls City, Room TBA
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Instructor: Porter
    3.0 semester credits
    Course Number: BSAD-2560-HBFC1
    More Information
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    ECON-2110 Principles of Macroeconomics
    Dates: Aug. 24-Dec. 16, 2020
    Days: Mon. & Wed.
    Time: 5:30-6:50 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Falls City, Room TBA
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Instructor: Hamilton
    3.0 semester credits
    Course Number: ECON-2110-FC04
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    ENGL-1010 English Composition I
    Dates: Aug. 25-Dec. 17, 2020
    Days: Tues. & Thurs.
    Time: 9:30-10:50 a.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Falls City, Room 101
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Instructor: Whitney
    3.0 semester credits
    Course Number: ENGL-1010-FC15
    More Information
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    HIST-2010 American History I—Early America
    Dates: Aug. 24-Dec. 16, 2020
    Days: Mon., Wed. & Fri.
    Time: Noon-12:50 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Falls City, Computer Lab
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Instructor: Davis
    3.0 semester credits
    Course Number: HIST-2010-FC05
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    PSYC-1810 Introduction to Psychology
    Dates: Aug. 24-Dec. 16, 2020
    Days: Mon., Wed. & Fri.
    Time: 11-11:50 a.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Falls City, Room TBA
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Instructor: Newman
    3.0 semester credits
    Course Number: PSYC-1810-FC03
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    SPCH-1110 Public Speaking (Hybrid)
    Dates: Aug. 24-Dec. 16, 2020
    Days: Mon. & Wed.
    Time: 1-1:50 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Falls City, Room TBA
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Instructor: Zetocha
    3.0 semester credits
    Course Number: SPCH-1110-HBFC8
    More Information
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    8-Week Session

    HLTH-1150 Nursing Assistant (Hybrid)
    Dates: Aug. 24-Oct. 15, 2020
    Days: Mon., Tues. & Thurs.
    Lab Time: 6-9:25 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Falls City, Main Room
    Cost: NE Resident $444 / Non-Resident $528
    4.0 semester credits
    Course Number: HLTH-1150-HBFC8
    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.

    Fall 2020

    Accounting, Financials & Insurance
    • Accounting for Business Owners - LIVE Online
    • QuickBooks 2019: Basic - LIVE Online
    • QuickBooks 2019: Intermediate - LIVE Online
    • Working with QuickBooks Online - LIVE Online
    Automotive
    • Car Care Basics - Falls City
    Business Leadership
    • Almost Painless: Change Management - LIVE Online
    • Critical Thinking in Today’s Workplace - Online
    • Finding Peace: Managing & Resolving Conflict - LIVE Online
    • Leadership Communication Boot Camp - Falls City
    • The Path to Resilience - Falls City
    • Your Role as a Supervisor - LIVE Online
    Computer Programming & Networking
    • 15th Annual Nebraska Cyber Security Conference - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Back End Developer BootCamp - LIVE Online
    Computers & Technology: Getting Started
    • Digital Scrapbooking - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Digitizing Memories - LIVE Online
    • Do You Google? - Falls City
    • Get Going with Google Docs - Falls City
    • NEW! iPhone or Android? - LIVE Online
    • iPhone/iPad II: Beyond the Basics - LIVE Online
    • Learning Windows 10 - Falls City
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Host a Meeting on Zoom - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Video Chatting - LIVE Online
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Zoom Basic - LIVE Online
    • One-on-One Computer Training: 3 Hours - Falls City Area
    • One-on-One Smart Device Training - Falls City Area
    • Online Buying & Selling - Falls City or LIVE Online
    • NEW! Photography & Editing Using Your Mobile Device - LIVE Online
    • Shutterfly Photo Book Memories - Falls City
    • Smartphone Basics: Android - Falls City
    • Smartphone Next Level - Falls City
    • Tips & Tricks with Your New iPhone or iPad - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Virtual Platforms for Businesses - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Zoom: Everyone is Doing It! - Falls City or LIVE Online
    Electrical Maintenance & Coding
    Forklift
    • Forklift Operator - Falls City
    Professional Development
    • NEW! Building Your Applicant Pool - LIVE Online
    • Core Tools Training - Online
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Host a Meeting on Zoom
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Video Chatting
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Zoom Basic - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Marketing During Change - LIVE Online
    • Speechcraft - LIVE Online
    • Using Video in Marketing - Falls City
    • NEW! Zoom: Everyone is Doing It! - Falls City or LIVE Online
    Small-Business Essentials
    • Accounting for Business Owners - LIVE Online
    • Focus Coaching (One-on-One Business Coaching) - LIVE Online
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Host a Meeting on Zoom - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Video Chatting - LIVE Online
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Zoom Basic - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Outlook or Gmail? Which is Best for Your Business? - LIVE Online
    • Using Video in Marketing - Falls City
    • NEW! Virtual Platforms for Businesses - LIVE Online
    • Working with QuickBooks Online - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Your COVID Marketing Plan: Simplify to Maximize - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Zoom: Everyone is Doing It! - Falls City or LIVE Online
    Social Media
    • Introduction to Podcasting - LIVE Online
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Host a Meeting on Zoom - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Video Chatting - LIVE Online
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Zoom Basic - LIVE Online
    • LinkedIn©️ for Business: Basic - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Zoom: Everyone is Doing It! - Falls City or LIVE Online
    Social Media for Business
    • Introduction to Podcasting - LIVE Online
    • LinkedIn©️ for Business: Basic - LIVE Online
    Software Applications
    • NEW! Outlook or Gmail? Which is Best for Your Business? - LIVE Online
    • QuickBooks 2019: Basic - LIVE Online
    • QuickBooks 2019: Intermediate - LIVE Online
    • Tips & Tricks: Excel - LIVE Online
    • Tips & Tricks: Word - LIVE Online
    • Working with QuickBooks Online - LIVE Online
    Web Development & Design
    • NEW! Back End Developer BootCamp - LIVE Online
    Welding
    • Gas Metal Arc Welding - Falls City

    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.

    Fall 2020

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    Animals & Pet
    • Basic Pet Care: Dog & Cat - Falls City
    Arts, Crafts & Hobbies
    • NEW! 4 Craft Combo - LIVE Online
    • Bob Ross: Blood Moon - LIVE Online
    • Bob Ross: Desert Aglow - LIVE Online
    • Bob Ross: Evening Tide - LIVE Online
    • Bob Ross Painting: Golden Rays of Sunlight - LIVE Online
    • Buying, Selling & Evaluating Antiques, Coins & Collectibles - Falls City
    • Digital Scrapbooking - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Digitizing Memories - LIVE Online
    • Handmade Greeting Cards - LIVE Online
    • Learn to Crochet - LIVE Online
    • Pictures Galore, Organizing & More! - LIVE Online
    • Shutterfly Photo Book Memories - Falls City
    Bus Trips
    • Omaha Community Playhouse “A Christmas Carol” Bus Trip - Depart from Falls City
    Computers & Technology: Getting Started
    • Digital Scrapbooking - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Digitizing Memories - LIVE Online
    • Do You Google? - Falls City
    • Get Going with Google Docs - Falls City
    • NEW! iPhone or Android? - LIVE Online
    • iPhone/iPad II: Beyond the Basics - LIVE Online
    • Learning Windows 10 - Falls City
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Host a Meeting on Zoom - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Video Chatting - LIVE Online
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Zoom Basic - LIVE Online
    • One-on-One Computer Training: 3 Hours - Falls City Area
    • One-on-One Smart Device Training - Falls City Area
    • Online Buying & Selling - Falls City or LIVE Online
    • NEW! Photography & Editing Using Your Mobile Device - LIVE Online
    • Shutterfly Photo Book Memories - Falls City
    • Smartphone Basics: Android - Falls City
    • Smartphone Next Level - Falls City
    • Tips & Tricks with Your New iPhone or iPad - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Virtual Platforms for Businesses - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Zoom: Everyone is Doing It! - Falls City or LIVE Online
    Explore
    • Babysitting 101 for Ages 10-14 - Falls City
    • Basic Pet Care: Dog & Cat - Falls City
    • Beginning Cake Decorating I - Falls City
    • Beginning Cake Decorating II - Falls City
    • Buying, Selling & Evaluating Antiques, Coins & Collectibles - Falls City
    • Car Care Basics - Falls City
    • Introduction to Cake Decorating - Falls City
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Host a Meeting on Zoom - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Vacation Planning - Falls City
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Video Chatting - LIVE Online
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Zoom Basic - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Video Chatting - LIVE Online
    • Omaha Community Playhouse “A Christmas Carol” Bus Trip - Depart from Falls City
    • Shutterfly Photo Book Memories - Falls City
    Family Matters
    • Beginning Genealogy: Start Your Family History - LIVE Online
    • Co-Parenting: Working Together for Your Children - Online
    • DNA Tells a Story - LIVE Online
    • NEW! From Theory to Discovery: Breaking Down Your Brick Wall with Timelines - LIVE Online
    • Intermediate Genealogy - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch Series: Vacation Planning - Falls City
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Video Chatting - LIVE Online
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Zoom Basic - LIVE Online
    • Level 2 Co-Parenting: Working Together for Your Children - LIVE Online
    • Pick the Right Medicare Drug Plan - Falls City
    • Welcome to Medicare - Falls City or Webinar
    Foods
    • Air Fryer 101 - LIVE Online
    • Beginning Cake Decorating I - Falls City
    • Beginning Cake Decorating II - Falls City
    • Cinnamon Rolls & Crescent Rolls - LIVE Online
    • Coffeecake - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Egg-cellent Eggs! - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Fudgy Fun - LIVE Online
    • NEW! The Great Mystery Bake Off – Nailed It Edition - LIVE Online
    • Homemade Kolaches - LIVE Online
    • Instant Pot Cooking Basics - LIVE Online
    • Introduction to Cake Decorating - Falls City
    • Katie’s Cooking Class: Knife Techniques - LIVE Online
    • Make Ahead: Freezer Meals, Tips & Tricks - LIVE Online
    • Muffins - LIVE Online
    • Scones - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Sourdough Bread 101 - LIVE Online
    Genealogy
    • Beginning Genealogy: Start Your Family History - LIVE Online
    • DNA Tells a Story - LIVE Online
    • NEW! From Theory to Discovery: Breaking Down Your Brick Wall with Timelines - LIVE Online
    • Intermediate Genealogy - LIVE Online
    History
    • Beginning Genealogy: Start Your Family History - LIVE Online
    • DNA Tells a Story - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Fairy Tales in Music - LIVE Online
    • NEW! From Theory to Discovery: Breaking Down Your Brick Wall with Timelines - LIVE Online
    • NEW! History for Fun: Origins of Democracy - LIVE Online
    • Intermediate Genealogy - LIVE Online
    Home & Garden
    • Home Security: An Alarm System is Not the Only Answer - LIVE Online
    • Identity Theft: Types, Prevention & Recovery - LIVE Online
    • NEW! What is a CSA? - LIVE Online
    Languages
    • Beginning French Conversation I - LIVE Online
    • Beginning French Conversation II - LIVE Online
    • Beginning Spanish - LIVE Online
    • Conversation Française Avancée: Conversations Continuant en Français - LIVE Online
    • Spanish for Adult & Child - LIVE Online
    Mind & Body
    • NEW! Anywhere Yoga Using a Chair - LIVE Online
    • Fundamentals of Yoga - LIVE Online
    • Intro to Energy Medicine - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Start Your Day Right: Morning Workout - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Strength Training FUNdamentals: Strengthen & Tone - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Strength Training FUNdamentals: Tone & Eat Right - LIVE Online
    • What is Your Element? - LIVE Online
    Money Matters
    • Identity Theft: Types, Prevention & Recovery - LIVE Online
    • Pick the Right Medicare Drug Plan - Falls City
    • Welcome to Medicare - Falls City or Webinar
    Music
    • NEW! Fairy Tales in Music - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Harmonica Holiday - LIVE Online
    • Intro to the Guitar - LIVE Online
    • Intro to the Ukulele - LIVE Online
    • Music Appreciation - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Playing By Ear Workshop - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Sight Reading Workshop - LIVE Online
    Performing Arts
    • Beginning Screenwriting - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Fairy Tales in Music - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Harmonica Holiday - LIVE Online
    • Intro to the Guitar - LIVE Online
    • Intro to the Ukulele - LIVE Online
    • Music Appreciation - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Playing By Ear Workshop - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Sight Reading Workshop - LIVE Online
    Personal Development
    • The Core of the Story: Plotting Fantasy - LIVE Online
    • The Core of the Story: Plotting Romance - LIVE Online
    • Introduction to Podcasting - LIVE Online
    • NEW! iPhone or Android? - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let Me Share My Story with You: Writing My Memories - LIVE Online
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Host a Meeting on Zoom - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Video Chatting - LIVE Online
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Zoom Basic - LIVE Online
    • Pick the Right Medicare Drug Plan - Falls City
    • Speechcraft - LIVE Online
    • Vision Board Venturing: Be Bold, Be Brave - Falls City
    • Vision Board Venturing: Living Strong - Falls City
    • Vision Board Venturing: Living Your Best Life, Health & Wellness Vision Board - Falls City
    • Welcome to Medicare - Falls City or Webinar
    • NEW! Zoom: Everyone is Doing It! - Falls City or LIVE Online
    Photography
    • NEW! Advanced Techniques in Digital Photography - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Digital Photography - LIVE Online
    • Digital Photography 101 - LIVE Online
    • Digital Photography 201 - LIVE Online
    • Digital Photography 301 - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Digital Photography Editing/Post Processing - LIVE Online
    • Digital Scrapbooking - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Digitizing Memories - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Photography & Editing Using Your Mobile Device - LIVE Online
    • Pictures Galore,Organizing & More! - LIVE Online
    • Shutterfly Photo Book Memories - Falls City
    Software Applications
    • NEW! Outlook or Gmail? Which is Best for Your Business? - LIVE Online
    • QuickBooks 2019: Basic - LIVE Online
    • QuickBooks 2019: Intermediate - LIVE Online
    • Tips & Tricks: Excel - LIVE Online
    • Tips & Tricks: Word - LIVE Online
    • Working with QuickBooks Online - LIVE Online
    Sport, Recreation & Fitness
    • NEW! Anywhere Yoga Using a Chair - LIVE Online
    • Fundamentals of Yoga - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Start Your Day Right: Morning Workout - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Strength Training FUNdamentals: Strengthen & Tone - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Strength Training FUNdamentals: Tone & Eat Right - LIVE Online
    Youth
    • Babysitting 101 for Ages 10-14 - Falls City
    • Spanish for Adult & Child for Ages 7-12 - LIVE Online

    ABE/GED and ESL courses

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

    City / LocationSchedule
    Falls City LibraryWednesday 5-8 p.m. and Friday 10 a.m.-1 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.