Since 1972, 1000's of students have built the foundation of their professional career at JEL.

Earning college credits through JEL not only gives you a jump start to a college diploma, but also can save you money.

High-Wage, High Demand jobs are our focus! 

Read about careers that are in high demand right here in Indiana!


What is JELCC?

Innovative. Real-world Environment. College and Career Prep. 

J. Everett Light Career Center provides over 22 different, career-focused classes for high school students, using a hands-on, holistic approach. This allows students to create, explore, and solve problems, all while preparing them for post-secondary college and future careers. Each program’s curriculum is driven by rigorous career and college-ready standards in combination with state-of-the-art equipment and is delivered through best practices in methodology and technology. 

Why choose JELCC?

Discover your Passion. Hands-On. State-of-the-art Equipment.

J. Everett Light Career Center is dedicated to providing programs that allow local high school students to explore their passion. Students have the opportunity to graduate high school with Industry-Recognized Certifications and college credits, which gives them a jump start in their future college or career path. 

Career-tech classes


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What's next?

6th-8th Graders

  • Talk to your MS/HS Counselor and your parent/guardian(s) about your interests and plans

  • Come to our JEL Open House in November

  • Stop by the Road Show in January

  • Follow JELCC on Social Media to stay in touch!

9th-11th Graders

  • Talk to your HS Counselor about your interests and plans

  • Schedule a Virtual Tour

  • Complete the Enrollment form and submit to your HS Counselor, if applicable

  • Follow JELCC on Social Media to stay in touch!

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