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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:
    819 Central Avenue
    Nebraska City, NE 68410

    Office hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.
    Driving directions
    Parking Information
  • Schedule for Spring 2021 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.

    Summer 2021 Term

    5-Week Session

    BSAD-1010 Microsoft Applications I (Hybrid)
    Dates: May 24-June 24, 2021
    Days: Mon.-Thurs.
    Time: 8-9:25 a.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 101
    Instructor: Christensen
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: BSAD-1010-HBNC4
    More Information
    How to Register

    BSAD-1050 Intro to Business (Hybrid)
    Dates: June 28-July 29, 2021
    Days: Mon.-Thurs.
    Time: 8-9:25 a.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 101
    Instructor: Christensen
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: BSAD-1050-HBNC4
    More Information
    How to Register

    8-Week Session

    FSDT-1350 Basic Nutrition
    Dates: May 25-July 15, 2021
    Days: Tues. & Thurs.
    Time: 11 a.m.-12:20 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 101
    Instructor: Rethmeier
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: FSDT-1350-NC81
    More Information
    How to Register

    10-Week Session

    ENGL-1010 English Composition I
    Dates: May 25-July 29, 2021
    Days: Tues. & Thurs.
    Time: 8-9:50 a.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 103
    Instructor: Whitney
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: ENGL-1010-NC03
    More Information
    How to Register

    HLTH-1150 Nursing Assistant (Hybrid)
    Dates: May 25-July 29, 2021
    Days: Tues. & Thurs.
    Time: 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
    Location: Nebraska City Center for Children & Families, 917 Wildwood Ln.
    Cost: NE Resident $444 / Non-Resident $528
    Semester Credits: 4.0
    Course Number: HLTH-1150-HBNC8
    More Information
    How to Register

    MATH-1100 Intermediate Algebra
    Dates: May 25-July 29, 2021
    Days: Tues. & Thurs.
    Time: 8-9:50 a.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 102
    Instructor: Vollenweider
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: MATH-1100-NC01
    More Information
    How to Register


    Spring 2021 Semester

    BSAD-1010 Microsoft Applications I
    Dates: Jan. 12-May 6, 2021
    Days: Tues. & Thurs.
    Time: 8-9:20 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 102
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Instructor: Ganic
    Course Number: BSAD-1010-NC02
    More Information
    How to Register

    BSAD-1090 Business Law I (Hybrid)
    Dates: Jan. 12-May 6, 2021
    Days: Tues. & Thurs.
    Time: 9:30-10:50 a.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 101
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Instructor: Baillie
    Course Number: BSAD-1050-NC02
    More Information
    How to Register

    BSAD-1090 Business Law I
    Dates: Jan. 11-May 5, 2021
    Days: Mon., Wed. & Fri.
    Time: 9-9:50 a.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 102
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Instructor: Wilson
    Course Number: BSAD-1090-NC01
    More Information
    How to Register

    EMTL-1305 EMT (Online)
    Dates: Jan. 11-May 6, 2021
    Location: Online
    Cost: NE Resident $888 / Non-Resident $1,056
    Semester Credits: 8.0
    Instructor: Fuehring
    Course Number: EMTL-1305-WB02
    Co-requisite: EMTL-1305L-NC11
    More Information

    EMTL-1305 EMT (Lab)
    Dates: Jan. 12-May 4, 2021
    Location: Nebraska City
    Semester Credits: 0.0
    Instructor: Lottman
    Course Number: EMTL-1305L-NC11
    Co-requisite: EMTL-1305-WB02
    More Information

    ENGL-1010 English Composition I
    Dates: Jan. 11-May 5, 2021
    Days: Mon., Wed. & Fri.
    Time: 11-11:50 a.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 101
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: ENGL-1010-NC16
    More Information
    How to Register

    ENTR-1050 Intro to Entrepreneurship (Hybrid)
    Dates: Jan. 13-May 5, 2021
    Day: Wed.
    Time: 5:30-6:50 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 101
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Instructor: Baillie
    Course Number: ENTR-1050-HBNC1
    More Information
    How to Register

    FSDT-1350 Basic Nutrition
    Dates: Jan. 12-May 6, 2021
    Days: Tues. & Thurs.
    Time: 1-2:20 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 101
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Instructor: Oerman
    Course Number: FSDT-1350-NC06
    More Information
    How to Register

    PSYC-1810 Introduction to Psychology
    Dates: Jan. 12-May 6, 2021
    Days: Tues. & Thurs.
    Time: 2:30-3:50 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 101
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Instructor: Hinerman
    Course Number: PSYC-1810-NC31
    More Information
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    SOCI-1010 Introduction to Sociology
    Dates: Jan. 12-May 6, 2021
    Days: Tues. & Thurs.
    Time: 4-5:20 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Nebraska City, Room 103
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Instructor: Cohn
    Course Number: SOCI-1010-NC07
    More Information
    How to Register

    8-Week Session

    HLTH-1150 Nursing Assistant (Hybrid)
    Dates: March 8-May 6, 2021
    Days: Mon., Tues. & Thurs.
    Lab Time: 6-9:30 p.m.
    Location: Nebraska City Center for Children & Families, 917 Wildwood Ln.
    Cost: NE Resident $444 / Non-Resident $528
    Semester Credits: 4.0
    Course Number: HLTH-1150-HBNC8
    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.

    Spring 2021

     

    Accounting & Financials
    • Accounting for Business Owners - LIVE Online
    • QuickBooks 2018: Basic - Nebraska City
    • QuickBooks 2019: Basic - LIVE Online
    • QuickBooks 2019: Advanced - LIVE Online
    • Working with QuickBooks Online - LIVE Online
    Business Leadership
    • Communication & Team Development
      • Leadership Communication Boot Camp - LIVE Online
      • Leadership Communication Essentials - LIVE Online
      • NEW! Managing Remote & Virtual Teams - LIVE Online
      • Team Building Basics - LIVE Online
    • Leadership & Execution
      • Leading Through Influence - LIVE Online
    • Managing People & Projects
      • Almost Painless: Change Management - LIVE Online
      • NEW! The Almost Perfect Employee - LIVE Online
      • Coaching Employees for Success - LIVE Online
      • Community Leadership Program - LIVE Online
      • Your Role as a Supervisor - LIVE Online
    • Professional Effectiveness
      • Critical Thinking in Today’s Workplace - Online
      • Emotional Intelligence: The Foundation of Lifelong Success - LIVE Online
      • Personal & Professional Refocus - LIVE Online
    Computers & Technology: Getting Started
    • Internet
      • Digitizing Memories - LIVE Online
      • Online Buying & Selling - LIVE Online
      • Online Grocery Shopping - LIVE Online
      • Passwords, Logins, IDs, OH MY! - LIVE Online
      • Shutterfly - Falls City or LIVE Online
      • Using the Cloud - LIVE Online
      • Zoom: Everyone is Doing It! - LIVE Online
    • Introductory Classes
      • Computer Basics 101 - Nebraska City
      • How Do You Back Up a Computer? - Nebraska City
      • How Not to Get a Computer Virus - Nebraska City or LIVE Online
      • Learning Windows 10 - LIVE Online
      • How Not to Get a Computer Virus - Nebraska City or LIVE Online
    • Macintosh Classes
      • Apple ID, iCloud & Photo Management with Photos for Mac
    • Smart Devices
      • iPhone/iPad II: Beyond the Basics - LIVE Online
      • Electrical Maintenance & Coding
      • Photography & Editing Using Your Mobile Device - LIVE Online
      • Smartphone Basics: Android - Nebraska City or LIVE Online
      • Smartphone Basics: iPhone - Nebraska City or LIVE Online
      • Smartphone Next Level - LIVE Online
      • Tips & Tricks with Your iPhone or iPad - LIVE Online
    Electrical Maintenance & Coding
    • Basic RS LOGIX 500, Allen-Bradley PLCs - Nebraska City
    • Motor Control & Relay Logic - Nebraska City
    Forklift
    • Forklift Operator - Nebraska City
    Professional Development
    • NEW! Applying Your Strengths Daily - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Blogging for Beginners - LIVE Online
    • Community Leadership Program - LIVE Online
    • Core Tools Training - LIVE Online
    • Introduction to Grant Writing - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Just Another Manic Monday: Your Guide to Navigating Employment - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch:
      • Email Marketing with Constant Contact - LIVE Online
      • Learn about Canva - LIVE Online
      • New Options in Social Media - LIVE Online
      • Small Business Online Marketing Strategies - LIVE Online
    • Speechcraft - LIVE Online
    Small-Business Essentials
    • Accounting for Business Owners - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Blogging for Beginners - LIVE Online
    • Focus Coaching (One-on-One Business Coaching) - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Hiring & Employees - LIVE Online
    • Introduction to Grant Writing - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch:
      • Email Marketing with Constant Contact
      • Learn about Canva
      • New Options in Social Media
      • Small Business Online Marketing Strategies
    • Perk Up Thursday Weekly Coffee - LIVE Online
    • Working with QuickBooks Online - LIVE Online
    Social Media
    • LinkedIn© for Business: Basic - LIVE Online
    • Let's Do Lunch
      • NEW! LDL: Email Marketing with Constant Contact - LIVE Online
      • NEW! LDL: Learn about Canva - LIVE Online
      • NEW! LDL: New Options in Social Media - LIVE Online
      • NEW! LDL: Small Business Online Marketing Strategies - LIVE Online
    Social Media for Business
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch:
      • Email Marketing with Constant Contact
      • Learn about Canva
      • New Options in Social Media
      • Small Business Online Marketing Strategies
    • LinkedIn©️ for Business: Basic - LIVE Online
    Software Applications
    • Adobe
      • NEW! Adobe Photoshop CC: Creating Composites & Graphics - Nebraska City
      • Introduction to Adobe Lightroom Classic - Nebraska City
      • Introduction to Adobe Photoshop Elements - LIVE Online
      • Introduction to InDesign CC - Nebraska City
      • Introduction to Photoshop Creative Cloud - Nebraska City
    • Let's Do Lunch Series
      • NEW! LDL: Learn about Canva - LIVE Online
    • Microsoft Office
      • Excel 2016: Basic - Nebraska City
      • Excel 2016: Intermediate - Nebraska City
    • Photography
      • Digital Photography Editing/Post Processing - LIVE Online
      • Digitizing Memories - LIVE Online
    • QuickBooks
      • QuickBooks 2018: Basic - Nebraska City
      • QuickBooks 2019: Basic - LIVE Online
      • QuickBooks 2019: Advanced - LIVE Online
      • Working with QuickBooks Online - LIVE Online
    Web Development & Design
    • Building a Website Level I - LIVE Online
    • Building a Website Level II - LIVE Online
    • WordPress - 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 2021


    Spring 2021

     

    Animals & Pets
    • Basic Pet Care: Dog & Cat - LIVE Online
    • Dog Obedience Courses LIVE Online
    • New Furry Family Member - LIVE Online
    • Pet Massage - Nebraska City
    Arts, Crafts & Hobbies
    • Acrylic Painting: Sunflower - LIVE Online
    • Bob Ross: Abandoned Boat - LIVE Online
    • Bob Ross: Blue Lighthouse - LIVE Online
    • Bob Ross: Cypress Creek - LIVE Online
    • Bob Ross Painting: Church in the Valley - LIVE Online
    • Buying, Selling & Evaluating Antiques, Coins & Collectibles - Nebraska City
    • NEW! Corner-to-Corner Crochet - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Craft Your Gratitude - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Crochet Star Pillow - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Cute Crochet Cup Cozies - LIVE Online
    • Digitizing Memories - LIVE Online
    • Get a New Perspective: 3 Perspective Drawing Techniques - LIVE Online
    • Handmade Greeting Cards - LIVE Online
    • Intro to Watercolor Painting: Watercolor Greeting Cards - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Mixed Media Art Journal - LIVE Online
    • Pictures Galore, Organizing & More! - LIVE Online
    • Resin & Clay Jewelry - LIVE Online
    • Second Step Crochet - LIVE Online
    • NEW! The Secret of Portraits—Drawing Workshop - Nebraska City
    • Shibori Dying - LIVE Online
    • Shutterfly - LIVE Online
    • Spring into Crochet—Learn to OR Improve - Nebraska City
    • Teatime! Watercolor Painting, Sort Of! - Nebraska City
    • ZenDoodle - LIVE Online
    Computers & Technology: Getting Started
    • Internet
      • Digitizing Memories - LIVE Online
      • Online Buying & Selling - LIVE Online
      • Online Grocery Shopping - LIVE Online
      • Passwords, Logins, IDs, OH MY! - LIVE Online
      • Shutterfly - LIVE Online
      • Using the Cloud - LIVE Online
      • Zoom: Everyone is Doing It! - LIVE Online
    • Introductory Classes
      • Computer Basics 101 - Nebraska City
      • How Do You Back Up a Computer? - Nebraska City
      • How Not to Get a Computer Virus - Nebraska City or LIVE Online
      • Learning Windows 10 - LIVE Online
      • One-on-One Computer Training: 3 Hours - Nebraska City Area
    • Macintosh Classes
      • Apple ID, iCloud & Photo Management with Photos for Mac - LIVE Online
    • Smart Devices
      • iPhone/iPad II: Beyond the Basics - LIVE Online
      • One-on-One Computer Training: 3 Hours - Nebraska City Area
      • Photography & Editing Using Your Mobile Device - LIVE Online
      • Smartphone Basics: Android - Nebraska City or LIVE Online
      • Smartphone Basics: iPhone - Nebraska City or LIVE Online
      • Smartphone Next Level - LIVE Online
      • Tips & Tricks with Your iPhone or iPad - LIVE Online
    Social Media
    • LinkedIn© for Business: Basic - LIVE Online
    • Let's Do Lunch
      • NEW! LDL: Email Marketing with Constant Contact - LIVE Online
      • NEW! LDL: Learn about Canva - LIVE Online
      • NEW! LDL: New Options in Social Media - LIVE Online
      • NEW! LDL: Small Business Online Marketing Strategies - LIVE Online
    Software Applications
    • Adobe
      • NEW! Adobe Photoshop CC: Creating Composites & Graphics - Nebraska City
      • Introduction to Adobe Lightroom Classic - Nebraska City
      • Introduction to Adobe Photoshop Elements - LIVE Online
      • Introduction to InDesign CC - Nebraska City
      • Introduction to Photoshop Creative Cloud - Nebraska City
    • Let's Do Lunch
      • NEW! LDL: Learn about Canva - LIVE Online
    • Microsoft Office
      • Excel 2016: Basic - Nebraska City
      • Excel 2016: Intermediate - Nebraska City
    • Photography
      • Digital Photography Editing/Post Processing - LIVE Online
      • Digitizing Memories - LIVE Online
    • QuickBooks
      • QuickBooks 2018: Basic - Nebraska City
      • QuickBooks 2019: Basic - LIVE Online
      • QuickBooks 2019: Advanced - LIVE Online
      • Working with QuickBooks Online - LIVE Online

    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 Monday and Wednesday 5:45-8:45 p.m.
    Learning Center at Nebraska CityESL Tuesday and Thursday 5:45-8:45 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.

    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
    819 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.