Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Project Degree is a program at Southeast Campus that offers relationship-based support for students who are working toward college-level reading and writing courses.

Benefits of Project Degree

Project DEgree student
  • Personal advising and support from a College Success Coach.
  • Morning or afternoon schedules.
  • Assistance with financial aid, time and stress management, and goal-setting.
  • Guidance and support with out-of-school commitments like work and family.
  • A free, three-credit course called College Survival and Success.
  • Instructors who work together to help you successfully complete your first two terms at PCC.

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible to participate in Project DEgree, you must:

  • Have earned a high school diploma or GED
  • Place into Reading 90 and Writing 90 (see more about placement)
  • Commit to the class schedule and tuition (financial aid is available to those who qualify)
  • Be willing to make the time and financial commitment to your future to complete your college degree

What's Next?

  1. If you meet the eligibility requirements listed above, complete a Project DEgree application and return by mail.
  2. If you have any questions, please contact a Project DEgree Advisor.