Student Testimonials


Timothy Baran

“JJC will always be my home. You walk through the doors and it makes you want to be a better person. The wonderful thing about JJC is that it will actually help you reach that goal." 

Culinary Arts Alumnus Loves Sharing His Knowledge with Students & Public


Donna Miller

“I chose the JJC Nursing program because of its reputation and because it is extremely cost effective.  I am beyond impressed with this program and the staff.  The staff really go out of their way to help their students succeed.”

Nursing Department Names Citizenship Award Recipients


 

Additional Testimonials

  • Ramon Echeverria | Grundy Workforce Services

    Ramon Echeverria

     

    "I loved that all the instructors at JJC had real world experience that they brought to the classroom. The knowledge of knowing what to expect in the work environment really complements their methods of teaching."

    In fall 2018, Echeverria received the Edward Valintis scholarship for $1,000.

    Learn how Ramon found success by using Grundy Workforce Services.


    January 2019 spotlight

  • Carli McGinn

    Carli McGinn

     

    "Not only do I feel that the instructors prepared me very well for my field, I believe they are very knowledgeable, easy to talk to, and very willing to make an effort to give their students the one-on-one time that they need to reach their goals."

    During her time at JJC, McGinn was the recipient of multiple scholarships through the JJC Foundation. 


    January 2019 spotlight

  • Mary Elizabeth Bowden | Fine Arts


    Mary Elizabeth Bowden

    "I loved attending JJC because of the selection of interesting classes and amazing teachers,” said Bowden. “I was very happy to choose my own schedule. My brothers attended JJC with me and this is where we became best friends. Some of my favorite classes were William Yarrow's Shakespeare class and jazz band. I felt like I was able to find my own creative voice at JJC."


    February 2019 spotlight

  • Ben Reynolds | Orthotics & Prosthetics


    Ben Reynolds

    "After my junior year of college at a four-year university, I came across the OPT program at Joliet Junior College. Being affordable and revered by numerous workers in the field, I decided that it was the best route to take to acquire the experience needed to continue my education.”

    Bilateral Amputee Hopes to Help Those with Disabilities


    February 2019 spotlight