Train for a career

JWCC Career Training

Short-Term Training,

Big-Time Pay!

New skills for white and blue color jobs in 50+ career and technical programs will put you in demand making a solid salary plus benefits.

Career Pathways

Learn how you can build your career one step at a time with our Careers Pathways booklet.


8 weeks to a year


1 year to three years


part-time or full-time


day, evening, open learning, online

Time to Complete

Career training can range from eight weeks to a year for a certificate, or one to three years for an associate degree. Many students with new career and technical skills have multiple job offers before graduation.

Five Easy Ways to Find Your Path.

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Careers In Demand

Hundreds of positions in the Tri-State region (Illinois/Missouri/Iowa) are open in key workforce areas that range in pay from $12 to $27 an hour plus benefits.

Because these areas are in demand, more grants and financial support are available for students who enter specific programs an employers often offer to pay for training and sign-on bonuses.