Academic Programs

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No matter where you’re going, PCC is a great place to start. With our academic options, you can earn training to get a rewarding job, or earn credits to transfer to a university.

Need help choosing? Our career centers are here to help you chart your next steps.

Our veterinary students work together to diagnose animals like this cute little black cat!

Health + wellness

Over a dozen programs designed to get you into a specialized medical field. In our medical programs, you'll learn in clinical settings with advanced technology. More about health care programs »

Student from all backgrounds learn to present about technical concepts to peers.

Business + data

Can you see yourself organizing information, improving communication, and making business decisions? If you like solving problems and achieving goals, start building a career in business and information technology.

Working with power tools to build houses with your own hands.

Building + trades

If you're interested in built environments, you have the foundation for a great career. Program options include focusing on sustainable practice, social equity of structures, and community service in the classroom.

Take a ride on a student-designed go kart.

Machine + engineer

Like figuring out how things work? Consider doing that for a living. Programs range from hands-on equipment operation to engineering (read about choosing an engineering path).

Analyze visual media in small classroom setttings.

Media arts

Get paid to translate ideas into film, music, and art. If you'd like to be both creative and employed, look at one of our media arts programs.

Climb aboard a firetruck and learn to save the day.

Public service

Help cities recover from natural disasters. Rehabilitate youth with criminal records. Teach addicts how to turn their lives around. If you're interested in being a community hero, explore careers in public service.

Students learn sign language in order to improve communication in our society.


Interested in leadership, communication, and education? Want to understand and appreciate cultural differences? Work in an academic setting and help others gain insight.

Study on our beautiful campus before going on to your four year school.

Transfer to a 4-year

In it for the long haul? Start your journey at PCC. Finish the basics while exploring majors, then transfer credits to a 4-year school. A financially brilliant way to complete your first two years!

Academic disciplines

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    Degrees + certificates

    Addiction Counseling
    • Addiction Counselor
    • Addiction Studies
    Apprenticeship + Trades
    Architectural Design + Drafting
    • Architectural Design and Drafting
    • Architectural Design and Drafting: Residential
    • Sustainable Design
    Asian Studies
    • Asian Studies
    Auto Collision Repair
    • Auto Collision Repair Technology
    • Auto Collision Repair Technology
    • Auto Body Painting
    • Auto Collision Repair Technology
    Automotive Service
    • Automotive Service Technology
    • Automotive Service Technology
    Aviation Maintenance
    • Aviation Maintenance Technology
    • Aviation Maintenance Technology
    • Aviation Maintenance Technology: Airframe
    • Aviation Maintenance Technology: Powerplant
    Aviation Science
    • Aviation Science: Airplane with Flight Instructor
    • Aviation Science: Airplane without Flight Instructor
    • Aviation Science: Helicopter
    Black Studies
    • Black Studies
    Building Construction
    • Building Construction Technology
    • Construction Management
    • Design and Build Remodeling
    • Building Construction Technology
    Building Inspection
    Business Administration
    Child + Family Studies
    China Studies
    • China Studies
    Civil Engineering Technology
    • Civil Engineering Technology
    • Green Technology and Sustainability
    • Civil Engineering Technology
    Communication Studies
    • Communication Studies
    Computer Aided Design + Drafting
    Computer Information Systems
    • Computer Information Systems
    • Cybersecurity
    • Network Administration
    • Computer Information Systems
    • C# Application Programming
    • Cybersecurity Fundamentals
    • Database Design and SQL
    • Java Application Programming
    • Network Administration: Linux Server
    • Network Administration: Microsoft Server
    • Web Application Development
    Creative Writing
    • Creative Writing
    Criminal Justice
    • Criminal Justice
    Culinary Assisting
    • Culinary Assistant Training
    Dealer Service
    • Caterpillar Electric Power
    • Dealer Service Technology
    Dental Assisting
    • Dental Assisting
    Dental Hygiene
    • Dental Hygiene
    Diesel Service
    Electronic Engineering Technology
    Emergency Medical Services
    • Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic
    • Emergency Medical Services
    • Advanced Emergency Medical Technician
    • Emergency Medical Services
    Exercise Science
    Facilities Maintenance
    • Facilities Maintenance Technology
    • Facilities Maintenance Technology
    • Bureau of Labor and Industries Approved Pre-Apprenticeship Training
    • HVAC/R Installation
    Fire Protection
    Global Studies
    • Global Studies
    Graphic Design
    • Graphic Design
    Health Information Management
    • Health Information Management
    Health Studies
    • Health Studies
    • History
    Interior Design
    Machine Manufacturing
    Management + Supervisory Development
    Mechanical Engineering Technology
    • Mechanical Engineering Technology
    • Mechanical Engineering Technology: Green Technology and Sustainability
    • Mechanical Engineering Technology
    Medical Assisting
    • Medical Assisting
    Medical Imaging
    Medical Laboratory
    • Medical Laboratory Technology
    Medical Professions
    • Healthcare Careers
    • Multimedia
    • Video Production
    • Multimedia
    • Video Production
    • Multimedia
    Music + Sonic Arts
    • Nursing
    Occupational Skills Training
    • Occupational Skills Training
    • Occupational Skills Training
    • Occupational Skills Training
    Ophthalmic Medical
    • Ophthalmic Medical Technology
    • Paralegal
    • Paralegal
    Sign Language Interpretation
    • Sign Language Interpretation
    • Sign Language Interpretation
    • Deaf Studies
    Social Justice
    • Social Justice
    • Sustainability
    University Transfer
    • Associate of Arts Oregon Transfer
    • Associate of General Studies
    • Associate of Science
    • Associate of Science Oregon Transfer in Business
    • Veterinary Technology
    Women's and Gender Studies
    • Women's Studies

    Oregon Coast Community College

    Programs listed here are offered by Oregon Coast Community College under Portland Community College's Accreditation with Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU).