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Learning Center at Nebraska City

  • Southeast Community College is excited to offer educational and training opportunities to the area but we need your help to determine what classes you would like to have us offer. Please contact Cindy Meyer, Learning Center at Nebraska City coordinator, with your ideas and suggestions at 402-323-3636

    The Learning Center is located at:
    1406 Central Avenue
    Nebraska City, NE 68410
    Driving directions

    Summer Hours
    Monday-Thursday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Friday 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Additional times by request

  • Schedule for the Fall 2022 Semester

    Schedule for Summer 2022 Term

    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 2022 Semester

    CRIM-1010 Introduction to Criminal Justice (Hybrid)
    Dates: Aug. 22-Dec. 14
    Days: Mon. & Wed.
    Time: 1-1:50 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 101
    Instructor: Jolicoeur
    Cost: NE Resident: $351/Non-Resident: $414
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: CRIM-1010-HBNC1
    More Information
    How to Register

    CRIM-2000 Criminal Law
    Dates: Aug. 22-Dec. 16
    Days: Mon., Wed. & Fri.
    Time: 11-11:50 a.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 102
    Instructor: Bethune
    Cost: NE Resident: $351/Non-Resident: $414
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: CRIM-2000-NC01
    More Information
    How to Register

    EMTL-1305 EMT-Emergency Medical Technician Lecture & Lab (Hybrid)
    Lecture Dates: Aug. 22-Dec. 16
    Lecture Instructor: Fuehring
    Lab Dates: Sat., Sept. 3, 10, Oct. 1, 15, 29, Nov. 12, Dec. 3, & 10
    Lab Time: 8 a.m.-4:55 p.m.
    Lab Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 102
    Lab Instructor: Lottman
    Cost: NE Resident: $936/Non-Resident: $1,104
    Semester Credits: 8.0
    Lecture Course Number: EMTL-1305-WB01
    Lab Course Number: EMTL-1305L-NC11
    More Information
    How to Register

    EMTL-1305 EMT-Emergency Medical Technician Lecture & Lab (Hybrid)
    Lecture Dates: Aug. 22-Dec. 16
    Lecture Instructor: Robertson
    Lab Dates: Sat., Sept. 3, 10, Oct. 1, 15, 29, Nov. 12, Dec. 3, & 10
    Lab Time: 8 a.m.-4:55 p.m.
    Lab Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 102
    Lab Instructor: Lottman
    Cost: NE Resident: $936/Non-Resident: $1,104
    Semester Credits: 8.0
    Lecture Course Number: EMTL-1305-WB02
    Lab Course Number: EMTL-1305L-NC11
    More Information
    How to Register

    EMTL-1305 EMT-Emergency Medical Technician Lecture & Lab (Hybrid)
    Lecture Dates: Aug. 22-Dec. 16
    Lecture Instructor: Fuehring
    Lab Dates: Sat., Sept. 3, 10, Oct. 1, 15, 29, Nov. 12, Dec. 3, & 10
    Lab Time: 8 a.m.-4:55 p.m.
    Lab Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 102
    Lab Instructor: Lottman
    Cost: NE Resident: $936/Non-Resident: $1,104
    Semester Credits: 8.0
    Lecture Course Number: EMTL-1305-WB03
    Lab Course Number: EMTL-1305L-NC11
    More Information
    How to Register

    ENGL-1010 English Composition I
    Dates: Aug. 22-Dec. 16
    Days: Mon., Wed. & Fri.
    Time: 11-11:50 a.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 101
    Cost: NE Resident: $351/Non-Resident: $414
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: ENGL-1010-NC31
    More Information
    How to Register

    ENGL-1020 English Composition II
    Dates: Aug. 23-Dec. 15
    Days: Tues. & Thurs.
    Time: 1-2:20 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 101
    Instructor: Hunter
    Cost: NE Resident: $351/Non-Resident: $414
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: ENGL-1020-NC04
    More Information
    How to Register

    ENTR-1050 Intro to Entrepreneurship (Hybrid)
    Dates: Aug. 24-Dec. 14
    Day: Wed.
    Time: 5:30-6:50 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 101
    Instructor: Baillie
    Cost: NE Resident: $351/Non-Resident: $414
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: ENTR-1050-HBNC1
    More Information
    How to Register

    FSDT-1350 Basic Nutrition (Hybrid)
    Dates: Aug. 23-Dec. 15
    Days: Tues. & Thurs.
    Time: 9:30-10:50 a.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 101
    Instructor: Rethmeier
    Cost: NE Resident: $351/Non-Resident: $414
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: FSDT-1350-NC04
    More Information
    How to Register

    HLTH-1150 Nursing Assistant (Hybrid)
    Dates: Oct. 20-Dec. 15, 2022
    Days: Mon., Tues. & Thurs.
    Time: 5:30-8:45 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 102
    Cost: NE Resident $409.50 / Non-Resident $483
    Semester Credits: 3.5
    Course Number: HLTH-1150-HBNC8
    More Information
    How to Register

    HIST-2010 American History I—Early America
    Dates: Aug. 22-Dec. 16
    Days: Mon., Wed. & Fri.
    Time: Noon-12:50 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 101
    Instructor: Davis
    Cost: NE Resident: $351/Non-Resident: $414
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: HIST-2010-NC04
    More Information
    How to Register

    MATH-0950 Beginning Algebra
    Dates: Aug. 23-Dec. 15
    Days: Tues. & Thurs.
    Time: 11 a.m.-12:20 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 102
    Instructor: Mejia
    Cost: NE Resident: $351/Non-Resident: $414
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: MATH-0950-NC31
    More Information
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    PHIL-1010 Introduction to Philosophy
    Dates: Aug. 23-Dec. 15
    Days: Tues. & Thurs.
    Time: 2:30-3:50 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 101
    Instructor: Hill
    Cost: NE Resident: $351/Non-Resident: $414
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: PHIL-1010-NC02
    More Information
    How to Register

    RADT-2502 Vascular-Interventional Radiology (Online)
    Dates: Aug. 22-Oct. 31
    Location: Online
    Cost: NE Resident: $117/Non-Resident: $138
    Semester Credits: 1.0
    Course Number: RADT-2502-WBFCA
    More Information
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    RADT-2503 Computed Tomography (Online)
    Dates: Aug. 22-Oct. 31
    Location: Online
    Cost: NE Resident: $117/Non-Resident: $138
    Semester Credits: 1.0
    Course Number: RADT-2503-WBFCA
    More Information
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    SPCH-1090 Fundamentals of Human Communications
    Dates: Aug. 23-Dec. 15
    Day: Tues.
    Time: 6-8:25 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 101
    Instructor: Perez
    Cost: NE Resident: $351/Non-Resident: $414
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: SPCH-1090-NC06
    More Information
    How to Register


    Summer 2022 Term

    5-Week Session

    BSAD-1010 Microsoft Applications I (Hybrid)
    Dates: May 23-June 23, 2022
    Days: Mon-Thurs.
    Time: 8-9:25 a.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 102
    Cost: NE Resident $342 / Non-Resident $405
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: BSAD-1010-HBNC1
    More Information
    How to Register

    BSAD-1050 Intro to Business (Hybrid)
    Dates: June 27-July 28, 2022
    Days: Mon-Thurs.
    Time: 8-9:25 a.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 101
    Instructor: Johnson
    Cost: NE Resident $342 / Non-Resident $405
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: BSAD-1050-HBNC2
    More Information
    How to Register

    10-Week Session

    ENGL-1010 English Composition I
    Dates: May 23-July 29, 2022
    Days: Mon., Wed. & Fri.
    Time: Noon-1:20 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 101
    Instructor: Johnson
    Cost: NE Resident $342 / Non-Resident $405
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: ENGL-1010-NC03
    More Information
    How to Register

    HLTH-1150 Nursing Assistant (Hybrid)
    Dates: May 24-July 28, 2022
    Lab Days: Tues. & Thurs.
    Lab Time: 8 a.m.-Noon
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 103
    Cost: NE Resident $444 / Non-Resident $528
    Semester Credits: 4.0
    Course Number: HLTH-1150-HBNC1
    More Information
    How to Register

    MATH-1100 Intermediate Algebra
    Dates: May 23-July 29, 2022
    Days: Mon., Wed. & Fri.
    Time: 11 a.m.-12:20 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 102
    Instructor: Vollenweider
    Cost: NE Resident $342 / Non-Resident $405
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: MATH-1100-NC01
    More Information
    How to Register

    The Learning Center at Nebraska 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.

    Summer 2022

    Accounting & Financials
    • Introduction to Grant Writing - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Side Hustle Payments Options - LIVE Online
    • What It Takes to Pursue Grants - LIVE Online
    Automotive
    • Troubleshooting Automotive Electrical Systems - Nebraska City
    Computers & Technology: Getting Started
    • Internet
      • iTunes: Work It, Play It, Manage It - Nebraska City
      • Online Buying & Selling - LIVE Online
      • Passwords, Logins, IDs; OH MY! - LIVE Online
      • Zoom: Everyone’s Doing It! - Nebraska City
    • Introductory Classes
      • One-on-One Computer Training: 3 Hours - Nebraska City Area
    • Macintosh Classes
      • All Things Apple - LIVE Online
      • iTunes: Work It, Play It, Manage It - Nebraska City
    • Smart Devices
      • All Things Apple - LIVE Online
      • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Learn about Smartphones - LIVE Online
      • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: What’s App? - LIVE Online
      • One-on-One Smart Device Training - Nebraska City Area
      • Smartphone Basics: Android - LIVE Online
      • Smartphone Basics: iPhone - Nebraska City or LIVE Online
    CPR/Basic Life Support/First Aid
    • CPR HeartCode® Basic Life Support (for Health Care Professionals) - Nebraska City
    • Heartsaver® CPR AED (Community) - Nebraska City
    Electrical Maintenance & Code
    • Forklift Operator - Milford
    • Forklift Operator: Terrain - Milford
    Health Care Providers CEUs
    Leadership & Professional Development
    • Coaching Employees for Success - LIVE Online
    • Effective Communication Skills - LIVE Online
    • Strengths at Work™ Skills Academy - LIVE Online
    • Your Role as a Supervisor - LIVE Online
    Programming & Networking
    • Back End Developer Bootcamp - LIVE Online
    • Data Engineer Bootcamp - LIVE Online
    • Front End Software Developer Bootcamp - LIVE Online
    Small-Business Essentials
    • Introduction to Grant Writing - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Promote Your Side Hustle - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Side Hustle Payments Options - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Side Hustle Vendor Displays - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: What is a Side Hustle? - LIVE Online
    • What It Takes to Pursue Grants - LIVE Online
    • Zoom: Everyone’s Doing It! - Nebraska City
    Social Media
    • Zoom: Everyone is Doing It! - Nebraska City
    Social Media for Business
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Promote Your Side Hustle - LIVE Online
    • Zoom: Everyone’s Doing It! - Nebraska City
    Software Applications
    • NEW! Microsoft OneNote - LIVE Online

    The Learning Center at Nebraska 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.

    Summer 2022

    Arts, Crafts & Hobbies
    • Acrylic Painting: Impressionist Style - LIVE Online
    • Acrylic Painting: Nebraska Landscapes
      • Autumn Comes - Nebraska City
      • Calm Waters - Nebraska City
      • Memories - Nebraska City
      • Mountain Cabin - Nebraska City
      • Nebraska Sunset - Nebraska City
      • Sunflower Shine - Nebraska City
    • Acrylic Painting: Sunflower - LIVE Online
    • Beads, Beads & More Beads - Falls City
    • Bob Ross: Indian Summer - LIVE Online
    • Bob Ross: Mount Fuji - LIVE Online
    • Bob Ross: Royal Majesty - LIVE Online
    • Copper Etching - LIVE Online
    • Corner to Corner Crochet - LIVE Online
    • Create Your Own O’ Great Pumpkin! with String Art - LIVE Online
    • Digitizing Memories - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Gelliprint Jewelry - LIVE Online
    • Handmade Greeting Cards - LIVE Online
    • Impasto Floral Painting - LIVE Online
    • NEW! On the Go Bags - Nebraska City
    • NEW! Sawmill Demonstration - Nebraska City
    • Slow Stitching - LIVE Online
    • Watercolor Quilts - LIVE Online
    • Working with Resin - LIVE Online
    Computers & Technology: Getting Started
    • Internet
      • iTunes: Work It, Play It, Manage It - Nebraska City
      • Online Buying & Selling - LIVE Online
      • Passwords, Logins, IDs; OH MY! - LIVE Online
      • Zoom: Everyone’s Doing It! - Nebraska City
    • Introductory Classes
      • One-on-One Computer Training: 3 Hours - Nebraska City Area
    • Macintosh Classes
      • All Things Apple - LIVE Online
      • iTunes: Work It, Play It, Manage It - Nebraska City
    • Smart Devices
      • All Things Apple - LIVE Online
      • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Learn about Smartphones - LIVE Online
      • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: What’s App? - LIVE Online
      • One-on-One Smart Device Training - Nebraska City Area
      • Smartphone Basics: Android - LIVE Online
      • Smartphone Basics: iPhone - Nebraska City or LIVE Online
    CPR/Basic Life Support/First Aid
    • CPR HeartCode® Basic Life Support (for Health Care Professionals) - Nebraska City
    • Heartsaver® CPR AED (Community) - Nebraska City
    Dance
    • NEW! Beginning Line Dance - Nebraska City
    Explore
    • NEW! Beginning Line Dance - Nebraska City
    • NEW! Develop Your Golf Game - Nebraska City
    • NEW! Home Sweet Home - Nebraska City
    • NEW! On the Go Bags - Nebraska City
    • NEW! Sawmill Demonstration - Nebraska City
    Family Matters
    • Co-Parenting: Working Together for Your Children - Online
    • DNA Tells a Story - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Home Sweet Home - Nebraska City
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Meal Prep - LIVE Online
    • Level 2 Co-Parenting: Working Together for Your Children - LIVE Online
    • Navigating Medicare.gov - Nebraska City or Webinar
    • NEW! On the Go Bags - Nebraska City
    • Summer Genealogy - LIVE Online
    • Welcome to Medicare - Nebraska City or Webinar
    Foods
    • Air Fryer 101 - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Exam Prep — CDM Credentialing Exam - Online
    • Food Protection Manager Online Class - Online & Nebraska City
    • Instant Pot Cooking Basics - Nebraska City or LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Meal Prep - LIVE Online
    • Make Ahead: Freezer Meals, Tips & Tricks - LIVE Online
    • NEW! On the Go Bags - Nebraska City
    Genealogy
    • DNA Tells a Story - LIVE Online
    • Summer Genealogy - LIVE Online
    Home & Garden
    • NEW! Home Sweet Home - Nebraska City
    • NEW! On the Go Bags - Nebraska City
    • Tired of Cable TV, Dish or Direct TV? Cut the Cord! - LIVE Online
    Mind & Body
    • Adult Swim Lessons - Nebraska City
    • Senior Stretch & Flex - Nebraska City
    • Water Aerobics - Nebraska City
    • Yoga - Nebraska City
    Money Matters
    • NEW! Home Sweet Home - Nebraska City
    • Navigating Medicare.gov - Nebraska City or Webinar
    • Online Buying & Selling - LIVE Online
    • Tired of Cable TV, Dish or Direct TV? Cut the Cord! - LIVE Online
    • Welcome to Medicare - Nebraska City or Webinar
    Music
    • iTunes: Work It, Play It, Manage It - Nebraska City
    Personal Development
    • Let’s Do Lunch Series
      • NEW! LDL: Learn about Smartphones - LIVE Online
      • NEW! LDL: Meal Prep - LIVE Online
      • NEW! LDL: Promote Your Side Hustle - LIVE Online
      • NEW! LDL: Side Hustle Payments Options - LIVE Online
      • NEW! LDL: Side Hustle Vendor Displays - LIVE Online
      • NEW! LDL: What is a Side Hustle? - LIVE Online
      • NEW! LDL: What’s App? - LIVE Online
    • Navigating Medicare.gov - Nebraska City or Webinar
    • Welcome to Medicare - Nebraska City or Webinar
    Photography
    • All Things Apple - LIVE Online
    • Digitizing Memories - LIVE Online
    Social Media
    • Zoom: Everyone’s Doing It! - Nebraska City
    Sports, Recreation & Fitness
    • Adult Swim Lessons - Nebraska City
    • NEW! Develop Your Golf Game - Nebraska City
    • Kayak Fishing - Auburn
    • Senior Stretch & Flex - Nebraska City
    • Water Aerobics - Nebraska City
    • Yoga - Nebraska City

    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 Nebraska CityABE/GED Tuesday and Thursday 5-8 p.m.
    Learning Center at Nebraska CityESL Monday and Wednesday 5:30-8:30 p.m.

    Basic Skills Improvement/GED® Preparation Classes

    ABE/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 ABE/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! For more information on becoming a volunteer, please contact Jodi Anderson at 402-437-2576 or email janderson1@southeast.com.

    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, please contact the Adult Education office at 402-437-2719; 800-828-0072, ext. 2719; or email lsaffer@southeast.edu.

    Nebraska City Learning Center Job Enhancement Scholarship

    We welcome your interest in this scholarship and wish you success as you pursue your educational goals. Complete the application if you are in need of financial assistance for any workforce development (or job related) class, either credit or non-credit, as long as there is no award of federal financial aid. The completed scholarship application and course registration form must be completed to be considered for the scholarship award.

    Application and Registration Form

    Application deadline

    Due two weeks before the course start date.

    Scholarship awards

    If approved and funds are available, the scholarship will award 75% of the tuition. Student will be responsible for the cost of books, fees or supplies, if applicable. The scholarship is intended to help students taking courses to improve job-related skills. Applicants will be notified of the scholarship committee’s decision within 3-5 days prior to the beginning of the course.

    Eligibility requirements

    • Reside in Nebraska City zip code, 68410
    • Financial need
    • Good standing at SCC

    Review criteria

    Strength of personal need statement and demonstrate financial need

    Expectations of recipients

    • Remain in good standing with continued progress toward educational and career goals.
    • Consider sharing your story to promote the Southeast Community College Continuing Education Division and its scholarship program.

    Submit application materials

    • Job Enhancement Scholarship Application Form
    • Credit or Non-credit Course Registration Form
    • 25% of Tuition Balance Payment Due

    Southeast Community College
    Learning Center at Nebraska City
    Scholarship Committee
    1406 Central Avenue
    Nebraska City 68410

    Or complete and scan form to: cmeyer@southeast.edu

    For more information

    402-323-3636
    cmeyer@southeast.edu

    Scholarship funds provided by The Nebraska City Community Foundation.

    Additional 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.