Find the learning environment you were meant for
Hospitality management is the second largest industry in the country. At JJC, you can train for a career in the hotel, restaurant or special events fields and learn from professors who have real world experience. The best part? JJC’s program offers a transfer agreement that only requires one year at Northern Illinois University to obtain a bachelor’s degree.LEARN MORE ABOUT JJC’S HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT PROGRAM
Medical assistants will see a projected 23 percent increase in positions from 2018 to 2028, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. As one of JJC’s newest programs, students who pursue medical assisting can expect to work with the latest technology and take part in hands-on training at local clinical sites. This three-semester program will prepare dedicated students for the certifications they need to land a job in the field.Learn More About JJC's Medical Assisting Program
JJC’s Culinary Arts program gives students real-world experience with up-to-date equipment in the classroom and at the college’s two student-run and operated restaurants located in downtown Joliet at the state-of-the-art City Center Campus. Students in this program will learn from world-renowned and award-winning chefs and get the chance to compete in nationwide contests. JJC offers an associate degree in culinary arts and restaurant management or students can obtain certificates in specialties like baking and pastry.Learn More About JJC's Culinary Arts Program
Putting Students First
Whether students choose to attend JJC so they can graduate and enter the workforce immediately or transfer to a four-year school, our priority is to focus on each student as an individual and help them grow.
Spring classes start on January 13, 2020. There are also flex start options on January 27, February 10 and March 16, 2020.
The Student Advising Center offers academic advising support and connections to other services to help students choose and complete their academic pathway.
Learn about the types of financial assistance available to you, access the appropriate aid forms, and understand your rights when paying for college.
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Joliet Junior College is an innovative and accessible institution, dedicated to student learning, community prosperity, cultural enrichment, and inclusion. Joliet Junior College delivers quality lifelong learning opportunities empowering diverse students and the community through academic excellence, workforce training, and comprehensive support services.