Admission Information/Physical Requirements

For application or program information contact:

Michelle Wright, JWCC Admissions Advisor

1301 South 48th Street

Quincy, IL  62305

217-641-4362 |

All potential candidates must possess:

  • The ability to walk, bend, squat and move about in congested areas;
  • The ability to stand for long periods of time;
  • The ability to move 25 pounds;
  • The ability to push a stretcher, wheelchair or mobile equipment;
  • The ability to work several hours without a break;
  • Good eye-hand coordination;
  • The ability to communicate both verbally and in written form;
  • Normal or corrected vision, hearing and touch;
  • The ability to read and comprehend textbooks written at the college level;
  • The ability to listen, follow directions, and work with both speed and accuracy.
  • Acceptance into the program is conditional based on passing a physical examination, proof of immunizations, drug screening and a criminal background check.