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

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 103
Women and Addiction
AD 104
Multicultural Counseling
AD 106
Smoking Cessation
AD 109
Criminality and Addiction

AD Restricted Admission Courses

AD 150
Basic Counseling and Addiction
AD 151
Basic Counsel Skills Mastery
AD 152
Group Counsel and Addiction
AD 153
Theories of Counseling
AD 155
Motivational Interview & Addic
AD 157
Motivational Lab
AD 250
Advanced Counsel and Addiction
AD 251
Adv Counseling Skills Mastery
AD 270A
Practicum: Addiction
AD 270B
Practicum: Addiction- Seminar
AD 278
Practicum Prep

Anthropology (Credit)

ATH 102
Intro Archaeology & Prehistory
ATH 103
Intro to Cultural Anthropology

Art (Credit)

ART 102
Understanding the Visual Arts
ART 116
Basic Design-Color Foundations
ART 117
Basic Design - 3D 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 210
Women in Art
ART 231A
Drawing II
ART 231B
Drawing II
ART 231C
Drawing II
ART 237A
Life Drawing
ART 237B
Life Drawing
ART 237C
Life Drawing
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 279A
Experimental Media
ART 279B
Experimental Media
ART 279C
Experimental Media
ART 281A
Painting II
ART 281B
Painting II
ART 281C
Painting II

Biology (Credit)

BI 101
BI 102
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 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 226
Business Law I

Cooperative Education

BA 280A
CE: Business Experience

Careers (Non-Credit)


Sell Your Stuff On eBay
Sell Your Stuff on Facebook, Craigslist, Etsy, Amazon...

Chemistry (Credit)

CH 100
Everyday Chemistry with Lab
CH 104
Allied Health Chemistry I
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 201
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 111C
Study Skills for Coll Learning
CG 112
Managing Test Anxiety
CG 114
Financial Survival
CG 140B
Career and Life Planning
CG 144
Intro to Assertiveness
CG 191
Exploring Identity & Diversity

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 133
Basic Computer Skill/MS Office

Computerized Keyboarding

CAS 121
Beginning Keyboarding
CAS 123
Production Keyboarding

Cooperative Education

CAS 280W
CE: WebSite Development

Internet and Web

CAS 101
Intro to Website Devel & Desig
CAS 111D
Begin Website: Dreamweaver

Office Systems

OS 280F
CE: Administrative Assistant

Spreadsheets and Database

CAS 170
Beginning Excel
CAS 171
Intermediate Excel

Computer Skills and Technology (Non-Credit)

Mac/Apple Fundamentals

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

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 114
Intro. to Juvenile Process
CJA 117
Intro to Homeland Security
CJA 210
Arrest, Search & Seizure
CJA 211
Civil Liability & Ethics in CJ
CJA 212
Criminal Law
CJA 225
Crim Justice & US Constitution
CJA 230
Police Report Writing
CJA 243
Narcotics & Dangerous Drugs
CJA 244
Tact. Comm. Crisis Incidents
CJA 246
Fish and Wildlife Enforcement
CJA 280A
CE: Criminal Justice

Cooperative Education

CJA 280A
CE: Criminal Justice

Dance (Non-Credit) (Non-Credit)

Street Dance Hip Hop
Krump: Intro
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

Do It Yourself (DIY) (Non-Credit)

Construct it Yourself

Electronics for Inventors: Printed Circuit Board Design
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
EC 221
Globalization & Int. Relations

Education (Credit)

Library Assistant and Teacher Relicensing

ED 102
Displays/Graphics for Educator
ED 209
Library Practicum I
ED 210
Library Practicum II

Paraeducator and Teacher Relicensing

ED 100
Introduction to Education
ED 102
Displays/Graphics for Educator
ED 251
Overview Exceptional Learner
ED 270
Practicum I
ED 271
Practicum II
ED 272
Practicum III

Emergency Management (Credit)

EM 101
Intro to Emergency Services
EM 201
Dis Planning & Preparedness
EM 202
Hazard Mitigation

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 115
Crisis Intervention
EMS 250
Paramedic Field Internship II
EMS 252
Paramedic III

English (Credit)


ENG 104
Intro to Literature (Fiction)
ENG 106
Intro to Literature (Poetry)
ENG 195
Film Studies: Film as Art
ENG 204
Survey of English Literature
ENG 222
Images of Women in Literature
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 141
Individual Sustainability
ESR 171
Environ Science:Bio Perspect

Fire Protection Technology (Credit)

Company Officer Courses

FP 137
Fire Protection Systems
FP 166
Bldg Const for Fire Protection
FP 275
Community & Govern. Relations

Cooperative Education

FP 280A
CE: Fire Protection

Entry Level Fire Fighter Courses

FP 101
Prin of Emerg Services
FP 123
Haz Mat Awareness/Operations
FP 133
Wildland Firefighter

Fire Academy

FP 111
Fire Academy Part 1
FP 112
Fire Academy Part 2

General Science (Credit)

GS 106
Physical Science (Geology)
GS 107
Physical Science (Astronomy)
GS 109
Physical Science (Meteorology)

Geography (Credit)

GEO 105
Human Geography

Geology (Credit)

G 201
Physical Geology

Gerontology (Credit)

GRN 172
Adult Care Home Training

Health Studies (Credit)


HE 212
Women's Health
HE 242
Stress and Human Health
HE 250
Personal Health
HE 264
Health, Food & the Environment

Health and Fitness for Life

HE 295
Health and Fitness for Life

History (Credit)

HST 100
Introduction to History
HST 101
West Civ: Ancnt to Mdvl
HST 102
West Civ: Medieval to Modern
HST 201
History of the US to 1840
HST 202
History of the US 1840-1914
HST 240
Oregon History
HST 274
African American History I
HST 284
History of Africa

Hobbies and Crafts (Non-Credit)

Sewing and Quilting

Red Letter Day Quilt

Honors (Credit)

HON 101
Intro to Honors: Scholarly Inq
WR 121H
English Composition: Honors

Humanities (Credit)

HUM 100
Intro to Humanities
HUM 201
Hum & Tech:Exploring Origins
HUM 204
History of Africa
HUM 221
Leadership Development

Languages (Non-Credit)


French Conversation: Level 1


German Conversation: Level 1
German Conversation: Level 2


Italian Conversation: Level 4


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

Library (Credit)

LIB 101
Library Research and Beyond

Management and Supervisory Development (Credit)

MSD 117
Customer Relations

Mathematics (Credit)

Developmental Mathematics

ABE 0782
ABE Fundamentals of Math
Math 20 Lab - 0.00 credits
Math 20 Lab - 1.00 credits
Math 20 Lab - 2.00 credits
Math 20 Lab - 3.00 credits
Math 60 Lab - 0.00 credits
Math 60 Lab - 1.00 credits
Math 60 Lab - 2.00 credits
Math 60 Lab - 3.00 credits
Math 65 Lab - 0.00 credits
Math 65 Lab - 1.00 credits
Math 65 Lab - 2.00 credits
Math 65 Lab - 3.00 credits
Math 95 Lab - 0.00 credits
Math 95 Lab - 1.00 credits
Math 95 Lab - 2.00 credits
Math 95 Lab - 3.00 credits


MTH 105
Math in Society
MTH 111
College Algebra
MTH 112
Elementary Functions
MTH 20
Basic Math
MTH 211
Foundations of Elem Math I
MTH 243
Statistics I
MTH 244
Statistics II
MTH 251
Calculus I
MTH 252
Calculus II
MTH 253
Calculus III
MTH 256
Differential Equations
MTH 261
Applied Linear Algebra I
MTH 58
Math Literacy I
MTH 60
Introductory Algebra- 1st Term
MTH 65
Introductory Algebra-2nd Term
MTH 70
Review of Intro Algebra
MTH 95
Intermediate Algebra

Non-Credit Review Courses

MTH 08
Accelerated Intro Algebra Rev

Medical Assisting (Credit)

MA 112
Med Office Assistant Seminar I
MA 117
Med Office Admin Procedures
MA 118
Med Office Admin Proc (Lab)
MA 120
Intro to Clinical Phlebotomy
MA 180
Coding and Reimbursement
MA 270
Clinical Practicum

Medical Laboratory Technology (Credit)

MLT Open Courses

MLT 110
Medical Technology Intro

MLT Restricted Admission Courses

MLT 105
Phlebotomy for MLT
MLT 113
Intro to Medical Microbiology
MLT 114
Lab Operations and Techniques
MLT 115
Clinical Lab Mathematics
MLT 120

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 146
Directing Actors for Recording
MM 150
MM Proj Review,Test & Delivery
MM 160
Market Yourself as MM Profess
MM 230
Graphics for Multimedia
MM 232
MM 3D Modeling & Animation
MM 235
Digital Video Edit/Production
MM 236
Video Compression/Streaming
MM 237
Video Compositing and Effects
MM 251
Adv MM Project Development II
MM 256
Graphics for Multimedia II
MM 258
Video Comp & Effects II
MM 260
Video Production I
MM 262
Video Production III

Cooperative Education

MM 280
CE: Work Experienc/Multimedia

Music (Professional) (Credit)

MUC 101
Commercial Music Theory I
MUC 120A
Sight Singing/Ear Training I
MUC 130A
Rhythm Training I
MUC 130B
Rhythm Training II
MUC 130C
Rhythm Training III
MUC 140A
Group Piano I
MUC 145A
Group Guitar/Bass I
MUC 154A
Band Performance Workshop I
MUC 223
Studio Recording Technology I
MUC 280A
CE: Vocational Music
MUS 111
Music Theory I (part one)
MUS 131
Group Vocal
MUS 170
Music and Computers
MUS 205
Introduction to Jazz History
MUS 209
African-American Music
MUS 220A
MUS 220B
MUS 220C
MUS 220D
MUS 220E

Music (Credit)

MUS 111
Music Theory I (part one)
MUS 131
Group Vocal
MUS 170
Music and Computers
MUS 205
Introduction to Jazz History
MUS 209
African-American Music
MUS 220A
MUS 220B
MUS 220C
MUS 220D
MUS 220E
MUS 220F

Music and Theater (Non-Credit)


Piano and Keyboarding 1

Nature, Yard, and Garden (Non-Credit)

Cannabis: Know Before you Grow
Growing Up: Vertical Solutions for Small Space Gardening

Ophthalmic Medical Technician (Credit)

OMT 115
Intro to Ophthalmics
OMT 145
Clinical Optics 1
OMT 163
Ocular Anatomy & Physiology
OMT 206
Diagnostic Procedures I
OMT 209
Surgical Assisting Procedures
OMT 222
Practicum Second Year
OMT 232
Seminar II

Paralegal (Credit)

PL 101
Intro to Law - Fundamentals
PL 103
Introduction to Law - Ethics
PL 105
PL 107
Techniques of Interview
PL 130
Legal Software
PL 140
Immigration Law for Paralegals
PL 199C
Paralegal Career Development
PL 201
Legal Research and Library Use
PL 202
Computer Research in Law
PL 204
Applied Legal Research/Draft
PL 230
PL 240
Environmental Law

Cooperative Education

PL 280A
CE: Paralegal

Personal Finance (Non-Credit)

Real Estate

Home Buying 101
Real Estate Investing

Pets (Non-Credit)

Dog Aggression: Prevent and Resolve

Philosophy (Credit)

PHL 191
Analysis & Eval of Argument
PHL 201
Being and Knowing
PHL 202
PHL 204
Philosophy of Religion
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 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 182C
Beginning Fitness and Walking
PE 182D
Intermediate Fitness & Walking
PE 182E
Jogging for Health
PE 182F
Boot Camp
PE 182H
Adult Fitness
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 183A
PE 183D
Introduction to Rock Climbing

Team Sports

PE 185C
Advanced Basketball

Physics (Credit)

PHY 101
Fundamentals of Physics I
PHY 121
Elementary Astronomy
PHY 201
General Physics
PHY 202
General Physics
PHY 211
General Physics (Calculus)

Political Science (Credit)

PS 201
US Government
PS 203
State and Local Government
PS 221
Globalization & Int. Relations

Psychology (Credit)

PSY 101
Psychology and Human Relations
PSY 201A
Intro to Psychology - Part 1
PSY 202A
Intro to Psychology - Part 2
PSY 214
Introduction to Personality
PSY 215
Human Development
PSY 222
Family & Intimate Relationship
PSY 231
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
RD 116
College Vocabulary Development

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
SOC 221
Globalization & Int. Relations

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 201
Second Year Spanish-1st Term
SPA 202
Second Year Spanish-2nd Term
SPA 203
Second Year Spanish-3rd Term
SPA 211C
Inter Spanish Conversation
SPA 212C
Inter Spanish Conversation
SPA 213C
Inter Spanish Conversation

Theater Arts (Credit)

TA 101
Theatre Appreciation
TA 144
Improvisational Theatre

Visual Arts (Non-Credit)


Ceramics: All Levels

Drawing: Comics

Beginning Comics


Jewelry: Beginning Metalwork 1
Jewelry: Beginning Metalwork 2

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)

A Spark of Truth: Exploring the Micro Essay
The Art of the Personal Essay


Science Fiction and Fantasy Writing


Writing Exercises for Everyone

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 244
Adv Creative Writing - Fiction
WR 245
Adv Creative Writing - Poetry
WR 248
Adv Creative Writing-Nonfict

Transfer Writing Courses

WR 115
Intro to Expository Writing
WR 121
English Composition
WR 121H
English Composition: Honors
WR 122
English Composition


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