Southeast Education Center

JWCC Southeast Education Center in Pittsfield, IL

The Southeast Education Center, located at 39637 260th Ave. in Pittsfield, Illinois, offers baccalaureate transfer as well as career/technical programs, with classes available both day and evening. Through a combination of traditional, structured courses and individualized open learning coursework, a student can take all coursework necessary to complete an associate degree at the SEC.


  • Associate Degree (first two years of a bachelor’s degree) through a combination of classroom and online learning
  • Certified Nursing Assistant Training
  • Nursing prerequisite courses
  • Truck Driver Training
  • College course for high school students are offered at the SEC and in nearby high schools
  • GED and Literacy courses


  • Placement testing (for JWCC and other colleges and universities)
  • Pearson Vue Testing Center (testing for professional certifications, GED, other universities)
  • Academic tutoring
  • Career Services for all community members and students (job search, résumé, cover letter, interviewing)
  • On-site Financial Aid filing and information
  • Payment of tuition
  • Customized business training
  • Library and research services
  • Retired and Senior Volunteer Program
SEC front desk
Community Cyber Lounge
Health Lab
Computer lab
Professor teaches students at the Southeast Education Center
Students working together in the SEC conference room
Student lounge

SEC Conference CenterThe SEC Community Activity Center, classrooms and computer labs are available for rent. For more information, contact Jacyln Baker at the SEC.


Southeast Education Center floorplan

JWCC Southeast Education Center
39637 260th Ave., Pittsfield, IL 62363

SEC Staff

Diane Vose, Manager, Regional Centers

Diane Vose
Manager, Regional Centers

Jaclyn Baker

Jaclyn Baker
Administrative Specialist

Portrait of Heather Manwell

Heather Manwell
Assistant, Volunteer Services

Phone: 217.641.4570 or 217.285.5319