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New Student Information

  • Have you been negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic? Are you unemployed? Are you underemployed?

    Southeast Community College, in cooperation with the Nebraska Department of Economic Development and Nebraska Department of Labor, is pleased to announce the Nebraska Workforce Retraining Initiative Scholarship.

    The scholarship is designed to help people obtain new skills that lead to employment in current and future high-demand careers.

    The average scholarship will be approximately $1,100 and can be used for tuition, fees, books, tools, and supplies related to the specific eligible training.

    Eligibility Requirements

    To be eligible, you must meet the following guidelines:

    • Must be a Nebraska resident
    • Must have a registered Social Security number or permanent resident card
    • Must be able to provide documentation if receiving unemployment insurance benefits
    • Must be able to commit to the time frame of a decided training program
    • Must be willing to accept full-time gainful employment at the conclusion of the training program
    • Must have employment affected by COVID-19 related to ONE of the below categories:
      • Unemployed between Jan. 1, 2020, and March 13, 2020, and are now unable to find employment as a result of COVID-19;
      • Employed for less than 40 hours a week at a job which provides the majority of your income (primary job) because of COVID-19 and wish to be employed full time;
      • Employed temporarily at your primary job because of COVID-19 but wish to be employed permanently;
      • Furloughed or laid off from a primary job on or after March 13, 2020, because of COVID-19 (or had to close your own business, which provided the majority of your income, because of COVID-19) and are now employed at a new primary job with lower wages than your previous employment.

    Areas of Interest

    • Health Care
    • Nursing Assistant or Medication Aide, other medical
    • Truck Driving
    • Electrical
    • Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance
  • Short-term classes


  • CourseCredentialDate(s)TimeLocationPrerequisitesTuitionCareer Area
    Non-credit
    RN/LPN RefresherMeet credentialing requirement of DHHSAug. 18-Dec. 1
    (Tuesdays)
    3:30-8:30 p.m. Eligibility questionnaire, immunization & CPR requirements.
    http://bit.ly/cenursingprofessionals
    $1495RN/LPN
    IV Therapy: Current Standards of Practice 1Credential through Midwest MultState DivisionAug. 31-Oct. 3Self pacedOnlinehttp://bit.ly/cenursingprofessionals$79LPN
    Trauma Nursing Core CourseIndustry recognized credential from ENA (Emergency Nurses Association)Oct. 15 & 16Day 1: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Day 2: 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
    Lincoln CEChttp://bit.ly/cenursingprofessionals$349Emergency Room Nurse
    Trauma Nursing Core CourseIndustry recognized credential from ENA (Emergency Nurses Association)Nov. 11 & 12Day 1: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Day 2: 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
    Lincoln CEChttp://bit.ly/cenursingprofessionals$349Emergency Room Nurse
    Credit
    Medication AideCertificateAug. 25-Oct. 15
    Oct. 21-Dec. 17
    8:30-11:55 a.m.
    5:30-8:55 p.m.
    JAC, ENT $270 
    Electrocardiograph (EKG) technicianCertificateAug. 25-Oct. 15
    Oct. 21-Dec. 17
    5:30-8:55 p.m.JAC, LNK, ETC $324 
    Nursing AssistingCertificateAug. 25-Oct. 15
    Oct. 21-Dec. 17
    VariousVarious $432 
    Sterile ProcessingCertificateAug. 25-Dec. 174-6:25 p.mLNK $648 
    Nutrition Aide + labCertificateAug. 25-Oct. 153-5:55 p.mTCA $378 
    Dietary ManagerCertificateAug. 24-Dec. 17VariousLNK, WEB, JAC $1721 
    EMTCertificateAug. 24-Dec. 17VariousLNK $864Emergency Medical Technician
    CourseCredentialDate(s)TimeLocationPrerequisitesTuitionCareer Area
    Non-credit
    Basic RS LOGIX 500, Allen-Bradley PLCsCertificate of CompletionAug. 25-278 a.m.-5 p.m.Falls City Learning CenterElectrical Fundamentals or equivalent$659Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance
    Basic RS LOGIX 500, Allen-Bradley PLCsCertificate of CompletionSept. 22-248 a.m.-5 p.m.Lincoln CECElectrical Fundamentals or equivalent$659Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance
    Electrical FundamentalsCertificate of CompletionOct. 6-88 a.m.-5 p.m.Beatrice CampusNone$629Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance
    Industrial Electro-PneumaticsCertificate of CompletionSept. 14-178 a.m.-5 p.m.Lincoln CEC $699Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance
    Forklift OperatorCertificate of CompletionSept. 58:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.LNK, M-8 $99Trades
    Forklift OperatorCertificate of CompletionSept. 198:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.Beatrice Campus $99Trades
    Forklift OperatorCertificate of CompletionOct. 38:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.Milford Campus $99Trades
    Forklift OperatorCertificate of CompletionOct. 248:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.Falls City Learning Center $99Trades
    Forklift OperatorCertificate of CompletionNov. 78:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.LNK, M8 $99Trades
    Forklift OperatorCertificate of CompletionNov. 218:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.Beatrice $99Trades
    Forklift OperatorCertificate of CompletionDec. 58:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.LNK, M8 $99Trades
    Motor Control & Relay LogicCertificate of CompletionAug. 25-278 a.m.-5 p.m.Lincoln CECElectrical Fundamentals or equivalent$629Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance
    Motor Control & Relay LogicCertificate of CompletionSept. 1-38 a.m.-5 p.m.Nebraska City Learning CenterElectrical Fundamentals or equivalent$629Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance
    Process Excellence (Yellow Belt)Certificate of CompletionSept. 308:00 a.m.-5 p.m.Lincoln CECNo prerequisites$375Manufacturing
    Lean Process Excellence (Lean Manufacturing)Certificate of CompletionTue./Thu., Oct. 13-Nov. 56-8 p.m.Lincoln CECNo prerequisites$595Professional Development
    Professional Truck DriverCertificateAug. 24-Dec. 178:00 a.m.-2:25 p.m.N/ANo prerequisites$918 
    Variable Frequency DrivesCertificate of CompletionOct. 1-28 a.m.-5 p.m.Nebraska City Learning CenterNo prerequisites$459Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance
    Variable Frequency DrivesCertificate of CompletionOct. 1-28 a.m.-5 p.m.Nebraska City Learning CenterNo prerequisites$459Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance
    WeldingCertificate of CompletionAug. 28-Oct. 168:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.Falls City Learning CenterNo prerequisites$529Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance
    Basic WeldingCertificate of CompletionOct. 3-Nov. 219 a.m.-12 p.m.Lincoln CampusNo prerequisites$250Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance