Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Adult 55+ Fitness (Non-Credit)

Better Bones and Balance

Better Bones and Balance

Adult Basic Education / GED (Non-Credit)

ABE Classes

Adult Basic Education
ABE Secondary
ABE Fundamentals of Math
Intermediate RD & WR
Adv Integrated RD and WR

Alcohol and Drug Counselor (Credit)

AD Open Courses

AD 101
Alcohol Use and Addiction
AD 102
Drug Use and Addiction
AD 104
Multicultural Counseling
AD 106
Smoking Cessation
AD 110
Substance Abuse Prevention
AD 184
Men & Addiction

AD Restricted Admission Courses

AD 150
Basic Counseling and Addiction
AD 151
Basic Counsel Skills Mastery
AD 154
Client Record Mgmt & Addiction
AD 155
Motivational Interview & Addic
AD 156
Ethical & Professional Issues
AD 157
Motivational Lab
AD 202
Trauma and Recovery
AD 255
Multiple Diagnoses
AD 270A
Practicum: Addiction
AD 270B
Practicum: Addiction- Seminar
AD 278
Practicum Prep

Anthropology (Credit)

ATH 101
Intro to Physical Anthropology
ATH 103
Intro to Cultural Anthropology

Art (Credit)

ART 103
Understanding New Media Arts
ART 115
Basic Design - 2D Foundations
ART 131A
Drawing I
ART 131B
Drawing I
ART 131C
Drawing I
ART 140A
Digital Photography I
ART 140B
Digital Photography I
ART 140C
Digital Photography I
ART 181A
Painting I
ART 181B
Painting I
ART 181C
Painting I
ART 213
Mod Art Hst: Art Since 1945
ART 231A
Drawing II
ART 231B
Drawing II
ART 231C
Drawing II
ART 240A
Digital Photography II
ART 240B
Digital Photography II
ART 240C
Digital Photography II
ART 253A
Ceramics I
ART 253B
Ceramics I
ART 253C
Ceramics I
ART 256A
Ceramics II
ART 256B
Ceramics II
ART 256C
Ceramics II
ART 270A
Printmaking I
ART 270B
Printmaking I
ART 270C
Printmaking I
ART 271A
Printmaking II
ART 271B
Printmaking II
ART 271C
Printmaking II
ART 277A
Life Painting
ART 277B
Life Painting
ART 277C
Life Painting
ART 279A
Experimental Media
ART 279B
Experimental Media
ART 279C
Experimental Media
ART 281A
Painting II
ART 281B
Painting II
ART 281C
Painting II
ART 292A
Sculpture: Mixed Media
ART 292B
Sculpture: Mixed Media
ART 292C
Sculpture: Mixed Media
ART 293A
Figure Sculpture
ART 293B
Figure Sculpture
ART 293C
Figure Sculpture

Biology (Credit)

BI 101
BI 102
BI 103
BI 112
Cell Biology for Health Occ

Anatomy and Physiology

BI 121
Intro Human Anatomy/Phys I
BI 122
Intro Human Anat/Phys II
BI 231
Human Anatomy & Physiology I
BI 232
Human Anatomy & Physiology II
BI 233
Human Anatomy & Physiology III

Biology for Science Majors

BI 211
Principles of Biology
BI 212
Principles of Biology


BI 234

Business Administration (Credit)

BA 101
Introduction to Business
BA 111
Introduction to Accounting
BA 131
Intro to Business Technology
BA 199C
Eco-Innovate Soc Entrepreneur
BA 205
Business Communication
BA 211
Principles of Accounting I
BA 212
Principles of Accounting II
BA 213
Managerial Accounting
BA 222
Financial Management
BA 223
Principles of Marketing
BA 285
Human Relations-Organizations

Cooperative Education

BA 280A
CE: Business Experience

Careers (Non-Credit)


25 Hot Home Based Businesses to Start for Under $1000
Promote Your Business with Social Media

Chemistry (Credit)

CH 100
Everyday Chemistry with Lab
CH 104
Allied Health Chemistry I
CH 105
Allied Health Chemistry II
CH 151
Preparatory Chemistry
CH 221
General Chemistry I
CH 222
General Chemistry II
CH 223
General Chemistry III

Chinese (Credit)

CHN 101
First Year Chinese
CHN 102
First Year Chinese
CHN 202
Second Year Chinese

College Success and Career Guidance (Credit)

College Success

CG 58
Math Literacy Success

College Transfer Elective Courses

CG 100
College Survival and Success
CG 105
Scholarships: $$ for College
CG 111A
Study Skills for Coll Learning
CG 111B
Study Skills for Coll Learning
CG 112
Managing Test Anxiety
CG 114
Financial Survival
CG 140A
Career and Life Planning
CG 140B
Career and Life Planning
CG 144
Intro to Assertiveness
CG 145
Stress Management

Cooperative Education

CG 280A
CE: Career Development

Panther Tracks: Your First Year Experience

CG 101
Col.Surv & Success: Pers. Resp

Communication Studies (Credit)

COMM 100
Introduction to Communication
COMM 101
Oral Communication Skills
COMM 110
Voice & Articulation
COMM 111
Public Speaking
COMM 130
Business & Professional Comm
COMM 214
Interper Comm:Process & Theory

Computer Applications and Office Systems (Credit)

Computer Fundamentals

CAS 103
Introduction to Windows
CAS 133
Basic Computer Skill/MS Office

Computerized Keyboarding

CAS 121
Beginning Keyboarding
CAS 121A
Beginning Keyboarding
CAS 123
Production Keyboarding

Cooperative Education

CAS 280W
CE: WebSite Development

Internet and Web

CAS 101
Intro to Website Devel & Desig
CAS 180
Search Engine Optimization-SEO

Office Systems

OS 280F
CE: Administrative Assistant

Spreadsheets and Database

CAS 140
Beginning Access
CAS 170
Beginning Excel
CAS 171
Intermediate Excel

Word Processing

CAS 216
Beginning Word
CAS 217
Intermediate Word

Computer Information Systems (Credit)

CIS 120
Computer Concepts I
CIS 121
Computer Concepts II
CIS 122
Software Design

Computer Skills and Technology (Non-Credit)

Mac/Apple Fundamentals

Photos for Mac
Mac Fundamentals: Level 1
Mac Fundamentals: Level 2

Web Design and Development

Intro to WIX: Build a Website with Ease

Continuing Education and License Renewal (Non-Credit)

Tattoo Artists

CEU 3442
The Art and History of Tattoo
CEU 3443
Physics and Metallurgy for Advanced Tattoo Artists

Criminal Justice (Credit)

CJA 100
Professions in Crim. Justice
CJA 111
Intro Crim Just Sys - Police
CJA 112
Intro Crim Just Sys - Courts
CJA 113
Intro to CJS- Corrections
CJA 115
Intro to Jail Operations
CJA 210
Arrest, Search & Seizure
CJA 211
Civil Liability & Ethics in CJ
CJA 212
Criminal Law
CJA 217
Interviewing & Interrogation
CJA 225
Crim Justice & US Constitution
CJA 230
Police Report Writing
CJA 243
Narcotics & Dangerous Drugs
CJA 244
Tact. Comm. Crisis Incidents
CJA 263
Intro to Corrections Casework
CJA 280A
CE: Criminal Justice

Cooperative Education

CJA 280A
CE: Criminal Justice

Dance (Non-Credit) (Non-Credit)

Cuban Salsa Dance: Casino

Dance (Credit)

D 170
World Dance
D 177
Hip Hop
D 177B
Hip Hop II
D 190A
Ballet I
D 190B
Ballet I
D 191A
Ballet II
D 191B
Ballet II
D 290A
Ballet III
D 290B
Ballet III

Do It Yourself (DIY) (Non-Credit)

Construct it Yourself

Electronics for Inventors: Arduino and Soldering
Wearable Electronics

Economics (Credit)

EC 200
Prin Econ: Intro, Inst & Phil
EC 201
Prin Econ: Microeconomics
EC 202
Prin Econ: Macroeconomics

Education (Credit)

Library Assistant and Teacher Relicensing

ED 209
Library Practicum I
ED 210
Library Practicum II
ED 260
Multicult Lit:Child/Yng Adult

Paraeducator and Teacher Relicensing

ED 100
Introduction to Education
ED 270
Practicum I
ED 271
Practicum II
ED 272
Practicum III

Emergency Management (Credit)

EM 103
Info Systems of EM
EM 114
History of US Haz & Disasters
EM 203
Disaster Response I
EM 204
Disaster Response II
EM 205
Disaster Recovery
EM 211
Public Policy & Law in EM
EM 221
Business Continuity Plan
EM 280A
CE: Emergency Management

Emergency Medical Services (Credit)

CEU 915U
EMT Skills I
CEU 931I
24 hr EMT Recert
EMS 100
Intro Emergency Medical Serv
EMS 105
EMT Part I
EMS 106
EMS 114
Emergency Resp Patient Traspo
EMS 116
Emergency Med Serv Rescue
EMS 240
Paramedic I

Emergency Preparedness (Non-Credit)

The Big One: Earthquake Ready

English (Credit)


ENG 104
Intro to Literature (Fiction)
ENG 196
Film Studies: Directors
ENG 205
Survey of English Literature
ENG 250
Intro to Folklore & Mythology
ENG 261
Literature of Science Fiction

English for Speakers of Other Languages (Credit)

Levels 1 - 3: Non-Credit Classes

Level 1 Integrated Skills
Level 2 Integrated Skills
Level 3 Integrated Skills

Levels 4 - 5: Credit Classes

ESOL 150
Level 5 Reading
ESOL 152
Level 5 Writing
ESOL 154
Level 5 Communication
Level 4 Reading
Level 4 Writing
Level 4 Communication

Levels 4 - 5: Non-Credit Classes

Level 5 Reading
Level 5 Writing
Level 5 Communication
Level 4 Reading
Level 4 Writing
Level 4 Communication

Levels 6 - 8: Credit Classes

ESOL 160
Level 6 Academic Reading
ESOL 162
Level 6 Academic Writing
ESOL 164
Level 6 Academic Communication
ESOL 250
Level 7 Academic Reading
ESOL 252
Level 7 Academic Writing
ESOL 254
Level 7 Academic Communication
ESOL 260
Level 8 Academic Reading
ESOL 262
Level 8 Academic Writing
ESOL 264
Level 8 Academic Communication

Environmental Studies and Resources (Credit)

ESR 140
Intro to Envtl. Sustainability
ESR 173
Environ Science:Geolog Perspec

Fire Protection Technology (Credit)

Company Officer Courses

FP 130
Fire Pro Hydraulics & Water Su
FP 207
Fire Service Based EMS
FP 210
Multicultural Strat for FF
FP 212
Fire Invest (Cause Determin)
FP 240
Emergency Serv Instructor I
FP 274
Intro to Fire & Emergency Admi
FP 295
Major Emergency Tac/Strat

Cooperative Education

FP 280A
CE: Fire Protection

Entry Level Fire Fighter Courses

FP 101
Prin of Emerg Services
FP 123
Haz Mat Awareness/Operations

Foods and Nutrition (Credit)

FN 225

General Science (Credit)

GS 106
Physical Science (Geology)
GS 107
Physical Science (Astronomy)
GS 108
Phys Science (Oceanography)

Geography (Credit)

GEO 206
Geography of Oregon

Geology (Credit)

G 202
Physical Geology
G 207
Geology of the Pacific N.W.

Health Studies (Credit)


HE 212
Women's Health
HE 242
Stress and Human Health
HE 250
Personal Health
HE 251
Community/Public Health Issues
HE 254
Weight Management and Health

Health and Fitness for Life

HE 295
Health and Fitness for Life

Health (Non-Credit)

Pain Reduction Workshops

Pain Free Body Techniques: Lower Back Focus

History (Credit)

HST 100
Introduction to History
HST 101
West Civ: Ancnt to Mdvl
HST 102
West Civ: Medieval to Modern
HST 103
Western Civ: Modern Europe
HST 201
History of the US to 1840
HST 203
History of US 1914 to Present
HST 218
American Indian History
HST 275
African American History II

Hobbies and Crafts (Non-Credit)

Sewing and Quilting

Pineapple Quilt

Honors (Credit)

HON 101
Intro to Honors: Scholarly Inq

Humanities (Credit)

HUM 100
Intro to Humanities
HUM 202
Hum & Tech:Contemporary Issues
HUM 214
Race and Racism
HUM 221
Leadership Development

Languages (Non-Credit)


French Conversation: Level 2
French Conversation: Level 1


German Conversation: Level 2


Italian Conversation: Level 4
Italian Conversation: Level 1
Italian Conversation: Level 2
Italian Conversation: Level 3


Spanish Conversation: Level 1
Spanish Conversation Level 1: Fast Paced
Spanish Conversation Level 2: Fast Paced

Library (Credit)

LIB 101
Library Research and Beyond

Mathematics (Credit)

Developmental Mathematics

ABE 0782
ABE Fundamentals of Math
Math 20 Lab - 1.00 credits
Math 60 Lab - 1.00 credits
Math 65 Lab - 1.00 credits
Math 95 Lab - 1.00 credits


MTH 105
Math in Society
MTH 111
College Algebra
MTH 112
Elementary Functions
MTH 20
Basic Math
MTH 212
Foundations of Elem Math II
MTH 243
Statistics I
MTH 244
Statistics II
MTH 251
Calculus I
MTH 252
Calculus II
MTH 253
Calculus III
MTH 254
Vector Calculus I
MTH 256
Differential Equations
MTH 58
Math Literacy I
MTH 60
Introductory Algebra- 1st Term
MTH 65
Introductory Algebra-2nd Term
MTH 70
Review of Intro Algebra
MTH 93
Intro Graphing Calculators
MTH 95
Intermediate Algebra
MTH 98
Math Literacy II

Medical Assisting (Credit)

MA 122
Med Office Assistant Sem II
MA 123
Med Office Clinical Procedures
MA 199B
Clinical Phlebotomy II

Medical Laboratory Technology (Credit)

MLT Open Courses

MLT 110
Medical Technology Intro

MLT Restricted Admission Courses

MLT 100
Medical Office Lab Orientation
MLT 224
Clinical Chemistry I
MLT 241
Immunohematology I
MLT 251
Hematology I
MLT 261
Clinical Bacteriology I

Medical Professions (Credit)

MP 111
Medical Terminology

Mind-Body Wellness (Non-Credit)

Qigong and Tai Chi

Tai Chi: Beginning


Yoga: Level 1

Multimedia (Credit)

MM 110
Introduction to Multimedia
MM 120
Multimedia Design
MM 130
MM Graphic Video & Audio Prod
MM 140
Multimedia Authoring I
MM 150
MM Proj Review,Test & Delivery
MM 160
Market Yourself as MM Profess
MM 199J
Intro to Game Art Development
MM 220
Multimedia Design II
MM 230
Graphics for Multimedia
MM 231
Vector Graphics/Animation WWW
MM 232
MM 3D Modeling & Animation
MM 234
3D for Interactivity
MM 235
Digital Video Edit/Production
MM 237
Video Compositing and Effects
MM 239
Digital Video Edit/PostProd II
MM 240
MM Authoring II-Scripting
MM 246
Post-Production Sound for Vide
MM 247
Field Sound for Video
MM 253
Int Modeling and Texturing
MM 260
Video Production I
MM 261
Video Production II
MM 263

Cooperative Education

MM 280
CE: Work Experienc/Multimedia

Music (Professional) (Credit)

MUC 102
Commercial Music Theory II
MUC 120B
Sight Singing/Ear Training II
MUC 130A
Rhythm Training I
MUC 130B
Rhythm Training II
MUC 130C
Rhythm Training III
MUC 140B
Group Piano II
MUC 145B
Group Guitar/Bass II
MUC 154B
Band Performance Workshop II
MUC 224
Studio Recording Technology II
MUC 280A
CE: Vocational Music
MUS 112
Music Theory I (part two)
MUS 131
Group Vocal
MUS 171
Music Tech: Record and Mix
MUS 199C
History of Electronic Music
MUS 206
Intro to History of Rock Music
MUS 220A
MUS 220B
MUS 220C
MUS 220D
MUS 220E

Music (Credit)

MUS 112
Music Theory I (part two)
MUS 131
Group Vocal
MUS 171
Music Tech: Record and Mix
MUS 206
Intro to History of Rock Music
MUS 220A
MUS 220B
MUS 220C
MUS 220D
MUS 220E

Music and Theater (Non-Credit)

Our Thing: Jazz History and the Spirit of Jazz in Your Life


Piano and Keyboarding 1

Nature, Yard, and Garden (Non-Credit)

Organic Vegetable Gardening: Basics for Beginners
Organic Veggie Gardening: Crop Rotation & Companion Planting
Gardening for Bees, Butterflies, and Beneficial Bugs
Cannabis: Know Before you Grow

Ophthalmic Medical Technician (Credit)

OMT 102
Ocular Disease
OMT 104
Ophthalmic Office Procedures
OMT 146
Clinical Optics 2
OMT 207
Diagnostic Procedures II
OMT 208
Ocular Motility
OMT 222
Practicum Second Year
OMT 232
Seminar II
OMT 250
Ophthalmic Imaging

Paralegal (Credit)

PL 101
Intro to Law - Fundamentals
PL 102
Intro to Law-Substantive Areas
PL 103
Introduction to Law - Ethics
PL 107
Techniques of Interview
PL 124
Law Office Management
PL 130
Legal Software
PL 201
Legal Research and Library Use
PL 202
Computer Research in Law
PL 204
Applied Legal Research/Draft
PL 206
Intellectual Property Law
PL 216
Employment Law
PL 222
Corporate Law Practice

Cooperative Education

PL 280A
CE: Paralegal

Personal Finance (Non-Credit)


Leaving a Legacy

Pets (Non-Credit)

Dog Aggression: Prevent and Resolve

Philosophy (Credit)

PHL 191
Analysis & Eval of Argument
PHL 201H
Being and Knowing: Honors
PHL 202
PHL 210
Intro to Asian Philosophy

Photography (Non-Credit)

Getting to Know Your Digital Camera

Physical Education and Dance (Credit)


PE 120A
Ballet I
PE 120B
Ballet I
PE 120C
Ballet II
PE 120D
Ballet II
PE 120E
Ballet III
PE 120F
Ballet III
PE 186R
Hip Hop
PE 186S
Hip Hop II

Fitness Activities

PE 10
Physical Ed Activity Program
PE 142A
Zumba Fitness I
PE 142B
Zumba Fitness II
PE 162G
Cardio Conditioning
PE 162O
Core Fitness
PE 181A
Beg Weight Training-Coed
PE 181B
Int Weight Training-Coed
PE 181C
Adv Weight Training-Coed
PE 181M
Boot Camp II
PE 182C
Beginning Fitness and Walking
PE 182D
Intermediate Fitness & Walking
PE 182E
Jogging for Health
PE 182F
Boot Camp
PE 182P
Pilates I
PE 182U
Pilates II

Health and Fitness for Life

PE 295
Health & Fitness for Life Lab

Individual/Recreational Activities

PE 182G
Tai Chi II
PE 182J
Gentle Yoga
PE 182K
Yoga I
PE 182L
Yoga II
PE 182Q
Self-Paced Fitness
PE 182S
Tai Chi I
PE 183D
Introduction to Rock Climbing

Team Sports

PE 185B
Intermediate Basketball
PE 185C
Advanced Basketball

Physics (Credit)

PHY 101
Fundamentals of Physics I
PHY 122
Elementary Astronomy
PHY 201
General Physics
PHY 202
General Physics
PHY 203
General Physics
PHY 211
General Physics (Calculus)
PHY 212
General Physics (Calculus)

Political Science (Credit)

PS 201
US Government
PS 202
US Pub. Policy & Dem
PS 225
Polit Ideologies: Idea Systems

Cooperative Education

PS 280A
CE: Political Science

Psychology (Credit)

PSY 101
Psychology and Human Relations
PSY 201A
Intro to Psychology - Part 1
PSY 202A
Intro to Psychology - Part 2
PSY 213
Intro Behav Neuroscience
PSY 214
Introduction to Personality
PSY 215
Human Development
PSY 222
Family & Intimate Relationship
PSY 232
Human Sexuality
PSY 239
Intro to Abnormal Psychology

Reading (Credit)

Developmental Reading

RD 80
Reading 80
RD 90
Reading 90

Reading Transfer

RD 115
College Reading

Religious Studies (Credit)

R 210
World Religions

Skill Center (Credit)

SC 12A
Intro to Computer Applications
SC 17
Applied Communication
SC 18
Foundation Skills
SC 25
Thought Patterns for a Career

Sociology (Credit)

SOC 204
Sociology in Everyday Life
SOC 205
Social Change in Societies
SOC 206
Social Problems
SOC 213
Diversity in the United States

Spanish (Credit)

SPA 101
First Year Spanish-First Term
SPA 102
First Year Spanish-Second Term
SPA 103
First Year Spanish-Third Term
SPA 111C
First Yr Spanish Conversation
SPA 112C
First Yr Spanish Conversation
SPA 113C
First Yr Spanish Conversation
SPA 202
Second Year Spanish-2nd Term
SPA 203
Second Year Spanish-3rd Term
SPA 212C
Inter Spanish Conversation
SPA 213C
Inter Spanish Conversation

Theater Arts (Credit)

TA 101
Theatre Appreciation
TA 141
Fund of Acting Techniques
TA 142
Fund of Acting Techniques
TA 145
Acting for the Camera
TA 148
Movement for the Stage

Visual Arts (Non-Credit)


Ceramics: All Levels


Jewelry: Beginning Metalwork 1
Jewelry: Beginning Metalwork 2

Mixed Media

Go! Stop! Go! Introduction to Stop-Motion Animation

Women's Studies (Credit)

WS 101
Women's Studies

Work Out (Non-Credit)

Personal Training with PCC

Personal Training with PCC: 3 Package Orientation
Personal Training with PCC: 6 Package Orientation
Personal Training with PCC: 9 Package Orientation

Writing (Non-Credit) (Non-Credit)

The Art of the Personal Essay


Crafting Short Fiction

Publishing and Editing

The Writer's Life

Writing (Credit)

Business and Technical Writing

WR 227
Technical/Profession WR 1

Creative Writing

WR 240
Creative Writing (Nonfiction)
WR 241
Creative Writing (Fiction)
WR 242
Creative Writing (Poetry)
WR 243
Creative Wr (Script Wr)
WR 244
Adv Creative Writing - Fiction
WR 245
Adv Creative Writing - Poetry
WR 246
Adv Creative Wr, Edit & Pub
WR 247
Adv Creative Scriptwriting
WR 248
Adv Creative Writing-Nonfict

Transfer Writing Courses

WR 115
Intro to Expository Writing
WR 121
English Composition
WR 122
English Composition


WR 105
Writing for Scholarships
WR 80
Writing 80
WR 90
Writing 90
WR 93
Basic Grammar