Sheridan College in Johnson County
Certified Nursing Assistant Course at Sheridan College in Johnson County

Sheridan College in Johnson County (SCJC) offers a variety of personal enrichment classes as well as courses that can be applied toward earning a degree or certificate.

We are located in the Bomber Mountain Civic Center in beautiful downtown Buffalo, Wyoming, along the base of the Bighorn Mountains.

Complete your High School Equivalency Certificate, take college courses and finish prerequisites, become a CNA or EMT, or just take a class for fun. You’ll receive assistance with class registration, there are financial aid options available, and career counseling, all right here in Johnson County!

Registration is open for Summer and Fall classes!

Upcoming Classes

Summer CNA Course


Course Dates: June 12 – August 4
Orientation: June 12: noon to 1pm. RM BC134
Online: June 12 – July 16
All Requirements Due: July 16

In-person (SCJC RM 105): July 17 and July 18-19 or July 20-21
In-person (offsite): July 24-25 or July 26-27

Labs & Clinicals in Buffalo/Sheridan

To start: Apply for general admission to NWCCD (if not a current student). If this is the only class you are taking, apply as ‘Non-degree seeking or professional development’.
Register: Once accepted, contact Enrollment Service (307-675-0115) and see if you need to
meet with an advisor to get registered for NRST 1510. Make sure to choose the correct section
you wish to take (see schedule).

Fall Classes Starting in August

8 Weeks, 8/28 – 10/17
6:00 PM – 8:45 PM, Tuesdays
Location: Buffalo, SCJC; Room 103

ART-1950-50 (1 credit)
Instructor: Wing, L.
Cost: $127 (WY resident)

Explorations: Intro to Digital Photography This course is an introduction to still photography using digital cameras. Students will learn basic camera anatomy and functions, lighting, and flash techniques. Specific knowledge of file formats, image editing programs, printers, and electronic output will be covered. No experience necessary – bring your camera or equipment will be provided.

8 Weeks, 8/28 – 10/17
5:00 PM – 8:45 PM, Thursdays
Location: Buffalo, SCJC

CULA-1950-50 (1 credit)
Instructor: Bayliss, S.
Cost: $127 (WY resident) + $75 lab fee

Looking to expand your dinner menu at home? Join Chef Sam as he highlights classic Cajun and creole dishes from his home state of Louisiana. Learn the difference between Cajun and creole dishes featuring dishes like gumbo, etouffees, sauce piquante, shrimp ‘n grits, and even a favorite like Jambalaya.

8 Weeks, 8/28 – 10/17
6:00 PM – 8:45 PM, Thursdays
Location: Buffalo, SCJC

ENTK-1950-50 (1 credit)
Instructor: Sanchez, R.
Cost: $127 (WY resident) + $50 lab fee

This introductory course provides students with an understanding of the regulations needed to operate a drone while building basic flight skills safely and legally. This knowledge allows students to work with drones in the growing fields of agriculture, business, education, and STEM. Drones will be provided.

Classes Starting in October

8 Weeks, 10/18 – 12/15
5:00 PM – 8:45 PM, Thursdays
Location: Buffalo, SCJC

CULA-1950-51 (1 credit)
Instructor: Bayliss, S.
Cost: $127 (WY resident) + $75 lab fee

Classical Italian Cooking Looking to expand your dinner menu at home? Join Chef Sam as he highlights classical Italian food. Starting with pastas, sauces, and moving to meats to pair your meals in the best way. This course is meant to provide the basics skills of cooking fine Italian food right at the comfort of your home.

8 Weeks, 10/18 – 12/15
12:00PM – 1:00PM, Monday & Wednesdays
Location: SCJC; Room 102

PEAC-1249-51 (1 credit)
Instructor: Lawrence, T.
Cost: $127 (WY resident)

This course is designed to complement and enhance biomechanics by focusing on balance, flexibility, and strength. The course will give an overview of different styles of Yoga, its history, and its purpose. The postures (asanas), breath, and correct body mechanics for each posture will be addressed, along with contraindications and modifications for limitations.

For community members who’ve never taken a community course with us before, use the Sign up form button. For those of you who have taken classes from us before, log into the Hub, and register for your desired classes.

Please call (307) 684-2001, or email with any questions.

Check out our Admissions page if you have other questions about the process.

SCJC Events:

Johnson County Scholarship

The SCJC Advisory Board awards scholarships each year to dedicated students from Johnson County.

Veteran Scholarship

If you are a Veteran, living in Johnson County, you may qualify for the Marna M. Kuehne Endowed Scholarship for Johnson County.

Sheridan College TRIO logoThe TRIO program at Sheridan College is a service provided to qualifying students that allows them to complete their degrees and transfer to four-year institutions. TRIO takes a holistic approach to helping students achieve long-term academic goals by focusing on four core areas: academic, financial, career, and personal/social.

Current students may find more information on the NWCCD Hub.

Testing Services Available

Testing services are available by appointment only:
Call 307-684-2001 and schedule today.

Hours: 8:00am – 5:00pm on Tuesdays & Wednesdays

Degree Seeking Students Information.


Take the next step to become a student.

> Apply

> Financial Aid

> Apply For Scholarships

> FAFSA Application
Use College Code 003930

> Schedule an Advising Appointment

Contact an Advisor

Joseph Aguirre pictureJoseph Aguirre
Director, College Success Programs

Brianna Buckingham Sheridan College in Johnson CountyBrianna Buckingham
Retention Mentor

Give us a call at 307-684-2001 or submit the form below to get started!


Bomber Mountain Civic Center

SCJC operates from the Bomber Mountain Civic Center in downtown Buffalo. The Center, which is utilized for college credit and community education courses as well as by the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Bighorns, is operated by the Kaycee-Buffalo-Johnson County Economic Development Joint Powers Board. It has various classroom spaces as well as two gymnasiums.

Bomber Mountain Civic Center
63 N. Burritt Ave.
Buffalo, WY 82834

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