Welcome to John Wood Community College! 

John Wood Community College was founded in 1974. The Quincy Campus is located at 1301 South 48th Street. JWCC's mission is to provide the highest quality educational opportunities and services fully accessible at affordable levels in an attractive, caring and safe environment to meet the needs of a diverse community.

John Wood Community College, often called a pioneer because of innovations in education, is named in honor of John Wood, an early pioneer who played a key role in the settlement and development of West Central Illinois.