Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Adult 55+ Fitness (Non-Credit)

Adult 55+ Fitness

Zumba Gold
Gentle Toning and Stretching

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

Anthropology (Credit)

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

Art (Credit)

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 141
Introduction to Photography
ART 142A
Intro to B&W Photo (Darkroom)
ART 142B
Intro to B&W Photo (Darkroom)
ART 142C
Intro to B&W Photo (Darkroom)
ART 143A
B&W Photo II (Darkroom)
ART 181A
Painting I
ART 181B
Painting I
ART 181C
Painting I
ART 206
History of Western Art
ART 237A
Life Drawing
ART 237B
Life Drawing
ART 237C
Life Drawing

Aviation Science (Credit)

AVS 127
Introduction to Aviation

Biology (Credit)

BI 101
BI 112
Cell Biology for Health Occ

Anatomy and Physiology

BI 121
Intro Human Anatomy/Phys I
BI 231
Human Anatomy & Physiology I

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 150
Intro to Entrepreneurship
BA 177
Payroll Accounting
BA 205
Business Communication
BA 211
Principles of Accounting I
BA 212
Principles of Accounting II
BA 213
Managerial Accounting
BA 223
Principles of Marketing
BA 226
Business Law I
BA 285
Human Relations-Organizations

CLIMB: Small Business Development (Non-Credit)

How to Work with the Oregon SBDC PCC

New Client Orientation and Business Advising


Encore Entrepreneurship: Developing Your Business Concept

The START-UP Stage

Small Business Builders Program

Careers (Non-Credit)

Dog Trainer Essentials


Become a Mystery Shopper
Sidelines For Retirees!

Chemistry (Credit)

CH 100
Everyday Chemistry with Lab
CH 151
Preparatory Chemistry
CH 221
General Chemistry I
CH 223
General Chemistry III

Chinese (Credit)

CHN 101
First Year Chinese

College Success and Career Guidance (Credit)

College Transfer Elective Courses

CG 100
College Survival and Success
CG 105
Scholarships: $$ for College
CG 111A
Study Skills for Coll Learning
CG 144
Intro to Assertiveness
CG 145
Stress Management
CG 147
Decision Making

Communication Studies (Credit)

COMM 100
Introduction to Communication
COMM 111
Public Speaking
COMM 214
Interper Comm:Process & Theory

Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) (Credit)

CADD 100
Drafting Orientation
CADD 160
Drafting Fundamentals
Digital Design and Fabrication


CADD 126
Introduction to AutoCAD
CADD 136
Intermediate AutoCAD
CADD 185
Inventor Fundamentals


CADD 175
SolidWorks Fundamentals

Computer Applications and Office Systems (Credit)

Computer Fundamentals

CAS 100A
Computer Success Skills
CAS 103
Introduction to Windows
CAS 133
Basic Computer Skill/MS Office

Computerized Keyboarding

CAS 121
Beginning Keyboarding
CAS 121A
Beginning Keyboarding
CAS 122
Keyboarding for Speed/Accuracy
CAS 123
Production Keyboarding

Desktop Publishing and Graphics

CAS 109
Beginning PowerPoint
CAS 231

Internet and Web

CAS 104
Basic Internet Skills
CAS 111W
Beg Website Design:WordPress

Office Systems

OS 131
10-key on Calculators
OS 245
Office Systems and Procedures

Spreadsheets and Database

CAS 140
Beginning Access
CAS 170
Beginning Excel
CAS 170A
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

Computer Skills and Technology (Non-Credit)

Accounting and Spreadsheets

Fundamentals of Excel: Level 3

PC Computer Fundamentals Series

PC Computer Fundamentals for Windows: Level 1
PC Computer Fundamentals for Windows: Level 2
PC Computer Fundamentals Series

PC Computer Fundamentals

Downloading Apps and Programs
Safe Internet Practices

Word Processing

Fundamentals of Word: Level 2

Continuing Education and License Renewal (Non-Credit)

Electrical License Renewal

CEU 3516
Oregon Rule and Law for Electricians
CEU 921Z
National Electrical Code Changes
CEU 922C
Grounding and Bonding

Dance (Non-Credit) (Non-Credit)

Street Jazz Dance
Belly Dance: Beginning 1
90s Throwback Hip Hop Dance
Lyrical Dance: Intermediate


Ballroom Dance: Beginning - Eastside
Ballroom Dance: Intermediate/Advanced - Eastside

Do It Yourself (DIY) (Non-Credit)

3D Printing Basics
3D Modeling

Economics (Credit)

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

Education (Credit)

Paraeducator and Teacher Relicensing

ED 100
Introduction to Education

Emergency Preparedness (Non-Credit)

Resiliency and Preparedness

English (Credit)


ENG 104
Intro to Literature (Fiction)
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
ESOL 157
Level 5 Pronunciation
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 5 Pronunciation
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

Environmental Studies and Resources (Credit)

ESR 173
Environ Science:Geolog Perspec

Food and Drink (Non-Credit)

Holiday Cookies from Around Europe
Culinary Knife Skills
The Incredible, Delectable Samosa
Quick meals with a Pressure Cooker
A World of Meatballs

Bread Baking

Artisan Bread Baking: Introduction to Sourdough
Sourdough Bread Baking 2

Exploring Asian Cuisine

Wagashi: Japanese Sweets
Basic Thai
Japanese Cooking for American Kitchens
Sensible Bento-Making

Exploring Latin American Cuisine

Mexican Posada
Classic Mexican Soups
Mexican Moles

Food Preservation

Gifts in Jars
Introduction to Water Bath Canning

Fresh and Healthy Kitchen

Navigating Healthy Fats
Got Squash?
Cooking Plant-based Proteins

Garden, Nature, and Yard (Non-Credit)

Backyard Beekeeping: Beginning

General Science (Credit)

GS 107
Physical Science (Astronomy)
GS 108
Phys Science (Oceanography)
GS 109
Physical Science (Meteorology)

Geology (Credit)

G 148
Volcanoes and Earthquakes
G 200E
Geol Field Stud: Mt St. Helens
G 201
Physical Geology

Health Studies (Credit)


HE 112
Standard First Aid & CPR/AED
HE 242
Stress and Human Health
HE 250
Personal Health

Health and Fitness for Life

HE 295
Health and Fitness for Life

History (Credit)

HST 101
West Civ: Ancnt to Mdvl
HST 102
West Civ: Medieval to Modern
HST 201
History of the US to 1840
HST 240
Oregon History
HST 285
The Holocaust

Hobbies and Crafts (Non-Credit)

Knitting and Fiber Crafts

Papermaking Introduction

Honors (Credit)

HON 101
Intro to Honors: Scholarly Inq

Languages (Non-Credit)

American Sign Language

American Sign Language: Level 1
American Sign Language: Level 2/3


French Conversation: Level 1


Japanese for Travelers
Japanese Conversation: Level 1


Spanish Conversation: Level 1
Spanish Conversation: Level 2
Spanish Conversation: Level 3

Library (Credit)

LIB 101
Library Research and Beyond

Management and Supervisory Development (Credit)

MSD 101
Prin of Management/Supervision
MSD 105
Workplace Communication Skills
MSD 113
Influence Without Authority
MSD 116
Creative Think/Innovati Change
MSD 157
Conflict Management
MSD 176
Nonverbal Communication
MSD 176A
Interpersonal Communication
MSD 180A
Goal Setting and Productivity

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 243
Statistics I
MTH 244
Statistics II
MTH 251
Calculus I
MTH 252
Calculus II
MTH 254
Vector Calculus 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
MTH 98
Math Literacy II

Medical Professions (Credit)

MP 111
Medical Terminology

Mind-Body Wellness (Non-Credit)

Qigong and Tai Chi

Tai Chi: Beginning
Tai Chi: Continuing


Yoga: Level 1

Music and Theater (Non-Credit)


Eagles Play and Sing Along
Guitar: Finger Style 1
Guitar 1 for all Styles: Beginning


Uke-da Blues
Ukulele: Beginning


Acting for Stage, Screen or Life
Acting Inside/Out

Personal Development (Non-Credit)

Tools for Getting Unstuck

Personal Finance (Non-Credit)


How to Maximize Social Security Income

Pets (Non-Credit)

Do You Speak Dog? Are You Fluent in Kitty? How about Horse?

Philosophy (Credit)

PHL 195
Science & the Unknown
PHL 201
Being and Knowing

Photography (Non-Credit)

Getting to Know Your Digital Camera


Darkroom Photography: Black and White Intermediate/Advanced
Darkroom Photography: Black and White Introduction

Events and Settings

Travel Photography

Physical Education and Dance (Credit)

Fitness Activities

PE 142A
Zumba Fitness I
PE 142B
Zumba Fitness II
PE 162O
Core Fitness
PE 181A
Beg Weight Training-Coed
PE 181B
Int Weight Training-Coed
PE 182A
Beg Group Fitness
PE 182B
Int Group Fitness
PE 182F
Boot Camp I
PE 182P
Pilates I
PE 182U
Pilates II

Health and Fitness for Life

PE 295
Health & Fitness for Life Lab

Individual/Recreational Activities

PE 182K
Yoga I
PE 182L
Yoga II
PE 182S
Tai Chi I

Physics (Credit)

PHY 101
Fundamentals of Physics I
PHY 201
General Physics
PHY 211
General Physics (Calculus)

Political Science (Credit)

PS 201
US Government

Psychology (Credit)

PSY 101
Psychology and Human Relations
PSY 201A
Intro to Psychology - Part 1
PSY 202A
Intro to Psychology - Part 2
PSY 215
Human Development
PSY 222
Family & Intimate Relationship
PSY 231
Human Sexuality

Reading (Credit)

Developmental Reading

ABE 0790
Intermediate RD & WR
RD 90
Reading 90

Reading Transfer

RD 115
College Reading

Religious Studies (Credit)

R 210
World Religions

Sociology (Credit)

SOC 204
Sociology in Everyday Life
SOC 206
Social Problems

Spanish (Credit)

SPA 101
First Year Spanish-First Term
SPA 102
First Year Spanish-Second Term
SPA 111C
First Yr Spanish Conversation
SPA 112C
First Yr Spanish Conversation
SPA 201
Second Year Spanish-1st Term
SPA 211C
Inter Spanish Conversation

Style and Beauty (Non-Credit)

Soap Making from Scratch

Traffic Safety (Non-Credit)

Driver Education

Driver Education PCC: Teen
Driver Education PCC: Adult
Driver Education PCC: Adults ONLY

Visual Arts (Non-Credit)


Ceramics: Focus on Surface Decoration
Ceramics: All Levels
Ceramics: Beginning and Intermediate
Ceramics: Beginning
SE Campus Studio Hours: Hand Building
Ceramics: Hand Building
Ceramics Intermediate: Throwing and Hand Building
SE Campus Studio Hours: Wheel Throwing


Drawing Laboratory
Experimenting with Oil Pastels
Drawing for the Timid but Hopeful
Experimental Drawing

Mixed Media

Mosaic Art Workshop
Altered Books and Art Journals


Chinese Brush Painting

Painting: Acrylics and Oils

Contemporary Landscape Painting

Painting: Watercolor

Creative Thinking

Women's Studies (Credit)

WS 101
Women's Studies

Work Out (Non-Credit)


Cardio Boot Camp

Strength Training

Strength Training for Women

Writing (Non-Credit) (Non-Credit)


Write That Draft

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 122
English Composition


ABE 0790
Intermediate RD & WR
WR 105
Writing for Scholarships
WR 90
Writing 90