Engineering at PCC

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Make it. Build it. Dream it. Do it.

Engineers collaborate to create solutions for real-world living. If you like solving problems, helping others, and making the world a better place, PCC has options for you.

Portland Community College offers certificates and degrees in civil, electronic, and mechanical engineering technology. We also offer freshman and sophomore course work for students who wish to transfer to a four year University.

Two engineering paths

You will need decide whether you plan to become an engineering technician by completing your degree at PCC, or become an engineer by starting your transfer coursework at PCC.

Since the classes are generally not interchangable, how do you decide which career path to take?

  • If you want to be job-ready in two years, becoming a technician by getting your Associate degree at PCC would be the right path for you.
  • If you want to become an engineer, you can prepare to earn a Bachelor of Science with coursework at PCC.

Associate of Applied Science Degree at PCC

Become a technician and be job-ready in two years! Choose from these options:

Transfer to a University

Start with coursework at PCC and get ready to earn a Bachelor of Science in Engineering at a University.

  • Engineering: University Transfer
    • PCC prepares you to transfer in chemical, civil, computer, electrical, environmental, industrial, manufacturing, or mechanical engineering