Bette Conkin
Dean of Arts and Sciences
Office: D-1004B
Phone: (815) 280-6731

Annette Hulva
Administrative Assistant
Office: D-1004
Phone: (815) 280-2245

Arts and Sciences 

Student and instructor in class 

Degree Code Changes

Degree Code Changes (PDF)

English and World Languages

The JJC English and World Languages Department is a diverse academic department offering transfer coursework in literature, philosophy, journalism, writing (both expository and creative), and foreign languages.

The department has a strong commitment to the teaching of composition, especially exposition and argumentation. In addition, developmental coursework serves those students who need additional preparation in reading and writing before they take transfer offerings.

Developmental Education

Developmental education at Joliet Junior College (JJC) is a social and economic imperative which enriches students' lives through affordable, accessible, and quality programs and services. The developmental education system is committed to bridging educational gaps in students' backgrounds so that they can be successful in post-secondary education and training.

Fine Arts

Programs in Art, Interior Design, Music, Speech, and Theatre.


Focus on basic math concepts to advanced equations and functions.

Natural Sciences

Programs include astronomy, biology, chemistry, geography, physics, and physical education.

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Programs include anthropology, child development, education, history, political science, psychology and sociology.

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1215 Houbolt Road, Joliet, IL 60431-8938
Phone: (815) 729-9020