Portland Community College: Majors & Ratings

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Portland Community College offers 86 majors and allows you to earn your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or 2-year certificate.

Below we list majors offered at Portland Community College as well as diplomas and certificates available for each major.

Accounting and Finance Majors

Accounting
· several-month certificate
· 1-year certificate
Accounting Technology and Bookkeeping
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
Best-Accounting-Schools.com rating: Accounting and Finance Program Rating - Good
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Agriculture Majors

Landscaping and Groundskeeping
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
Agriculture-Schools.com rating: Agriculture Program Rating - Fair
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Architecture Majors

Architectural Drafting and Design
· associate's degree
Architecture-Colleges.com rating: Architecture Program Rating - Fair
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Art Majors

Commercial and Advertising Art
· associate's degree
Best-Art-Colleges.com rating: Art Program Rating - Good
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Automotive and Mechanic Majors

Autobody, Collision and Repair Technology
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
· 2-year certificate
Automotive Mechanics Technology
· associate's degree
· 2-year certificate
Diesel Mechanics Technology
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
· 2-year certificate
Mechanics-Schools.com rating: Automotive and Mechanic Program Rating - Good
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Biology Majors

Biomedical Engineering
· associate's degree
Biotechnology
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
Zoology
· associate's degree
Biology-Colleges.com rating: Biology Program Rating - Fair
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Business Majors

E-Commerce
· 1-year certificate
Entrepreneurial Studies
· several-month certificate
General Business Administration and Management
· associate's degree
General Management Information Systems
· several-month certificate
Real Estate
· several-month certificate
Retailing and Retail Operations
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
Best-Business-Colleges.com rating: Business Program Rating - Good
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Computer Science Majors

General Data Entry and Microcomputer Applications
· several-month certificate
Medical Informatics
· associate's degree
Multimedia and Information Resources Design
· several-month certificate
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
Specific Applications Computer Programming
· several-month certificate
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
System Administration
· associate's degree
Word Processing
· several-month certificate
Computer-Science-Schools.com rating: Computer Science Program Rating - Good
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Construction Majors

Building Construction Inspection
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
Construction Engineering Technology
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
Construction Site Management
· associate's degree
General Construction Trades
· several-month certificate
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
Construction-Colleges.com rating: Construction Program Rating - Fair
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Criminal Justice Majors

Criminal Justice and Safety Studies
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
Other Security and Protective Services
· 1-year certificate
Police-Schools.com rating: Criminal Justice Program Rating - Fair
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Culinary Majors

Food Preparation and Kitchen Assistance
· 1-year certificate
Best-Culinary-Colleges.com rating: Culinary Program Rating - Poor
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Dental Majors

Dental Assisting
· 1-year certificate
Dental Hygiene
· associate's degree
Dental Laboratory Technology
· associate's degree
· 2-year certificate
Dental-Colleges.com rating: Dental Program Rating - Fair
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Education Majors

Early Childhood Education and Teaching
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
Teacher Assistance
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
Best-Education-Schools.com rating: Education Program Rating - Fair
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Electrical and Electronics Majors

Electrical and Electronic Communications Engineering Technology
· several-month certificate
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
General Electrical and Power Transmission Installation
· several-month certificate
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
Electrical-Schools.com rating: Electrical and Electronics Program Rating - Fair
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Engineering Majors

Biomedical Engineering
· associate's degree
Civil Engineering Technology
· associate's degree
· 2-year certificate
Construction Engineering Technology
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
General Drafting and Design Technology
· several-month certificate
Mechanical Drafting and Design
· associate's degree
Mechanical Engineering and Technology
· associate's degree
· 2-year certificate
Best-Engineering-Colleges.com rating: Engineering Program Rating - Good
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Film and Acting Majors

Cinematography and Film Production
· associate's degree
Film-Colleges.com rating: Film and Acting Program Rating - Below Average
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Firefighting Majors

Fire Science and Firefighting
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
Fire-Schools.com rating: Firefighting Program Rating - Fair
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Flight and Aviation Majors

Aircraft Powerplant Technology
· 1-year certificate
Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
· 2-year certificate
Airline Professional Pilot and Flight Crew
· associate's degree
Pilot-Colleges.com rating: Flight and Aviation Program Rating - Good
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Foreign Languages Majors

American Sign Language
· 1-year certificate
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation
· associate's degree
· 2-year certificate
Foreign-Language-Colleges.com rating: Foreign Languages Program Rating - Fair
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General Studies Majors

General Studies
· associate's degree - Popular
Liberal Arts and Sciences
· associate's degree - Popular
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Geography Majors

Other Geography
· several-month certificate
Geography-Schools.com rating: Geography Program Rating - Below Average
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Gerontology Majors

Gerontology
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
Med-Colleges.com rating: Gerontology Program Rating - Good
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Graphic Design and Animation Majors

Animation, Video Graphics and Special Effects
· several-month certificate
General Design and Visual Communications
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
Multimedia and Information Resources Design
· several-month certificate
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
Graphic-Schools.com rating: Graphic Design and Animation Program Rating - Good
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HVAC Majors

HVAC and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
Best-Hvac-Schools.com rating: HVAC Program Rating - Fair
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Industrial Technologies Majors

Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
Industrial Production Technologies
· several-month certificate
· 1-year certificate
· 2-year certificate
Machine Shop Technology
· several-month certificate
Machine Tool Technology
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
Manufacturing Technology
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
Mechanical Engineering and Technology
· associate's degree
· 2-year certificate
Welding Technology
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
Mechanics-Schools.com rating: Industrial Technologies Program Rating - Good
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Installation and Repair Majors

General Electrical and Power Transmission Installation
· several-month certificate
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
Mechanics-Schools.com rating: Installation and Repair Program Rating - Good
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Interior Design Majors

Interior Design
· several-month certificate
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
Interior-Design-Colleges.com rating: Interior Design Program Rating - Fair
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Laboratory Assistance Majors

Medical Laboratory Technician
· associate's degree
Medical-Assistant-Colleges.com rating: Laboratory Assistance Program Rating - Fair
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Library and Museum Majors

Library Assistant
· several-month certificate
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Management Majors

Construction Site Management
· associate's degree
Customer Service Management
· several-month certificate
Entrepreneurial Studies
· several-month certificate
General Business Administration and Management
· associate's degree
General Management Information Systems
· several-month certificate
Office Management and Supervision
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
Best-Management-Schools.com rating: Management Program Rating - Good
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Marketing and Advertising Majors

Commercial and Advertising Art
· associate's degree
General Marketing and Marketing Management
· several-month certificate
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
Best-Marketing-Schools.com rating: Marketing and Advertising Program Rating - Fair
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Medical Majors

Biomedical Engineering
· associate's degree
Emergency Medical Technology
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
Health Information and Medical Records Technology
· associate's degree
Medical Informatics
· associate's degree
Medical Radiologic Technology Science
· associate's degree
Ophthalmic Technician
· associate's degree
Radiologic Technology Science
· several-month certificate
Substance Addiction Counseling
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
Med-Colleges.com rating: Medical Program Rating - Good
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Medical Assistant Majors

Animal Health Technology and Veterinary Assistant
· associate's degree
Dental Assisting
· 1-year certificate
Dental Hygiene
· associate's degree
Emergency Medical Technology
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
Medical Assistant
· 1-year certificate
Medical Laboratory Technician
· associate's degree
Medical-Assistant-Colleges.com rating: Medical Assistant Program Rating - Fair
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Music Majors

General Music Performance
· several-month certificate
Best-Music-Colleges.com rating: Music Program Rating - Below Average
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Nursing Majors

Maternal, Child Health and Neonatal Nurse
· several-month certificate
Registered Nursing
· associate's degree
Best-Nursing-Colleges.com rating: Nursing Program Rating - Fair
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Occupational Therapy Majors

General Health and Physical Education
· several-month certificate
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
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Office and Clerical Services Majors

General Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
General Data Entry and Microcomputer Applications
· several-month certificate
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services
· several-month certificate
Office Automation Technology and Data Entry
· several-month certificate
Word Processing
· several-month certificate
Secretary-Schools.com rating: Office and Clerical Services Program Rating - Good
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Paralegal Majors

Legal Assistant
· 1-year certificate
· associate's degree
Law-Colleges.com rating: Paralegal Program Rating - Fair
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Psychology Majors

Substance Addiction Counseling
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
Psycolleges.com rating: Psychology Program Rating - Fair
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Radiology Technology Majors

Medical Radiologic Technology Science
· associate's degree
Radiologic Technology Science
· several-month certificate
Medical-Assistant-Colleges.com rating: Radiology Technology Program Rating - Fair
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Retailing and Wholesaling Majors

Retailing and Retail Operations
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
Best-Marketing-Schools.com rating: Retailing and Wholesaling Program Rating - Fair
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Social Work Majors

Community Organization and Advocacy
· several-month certificate
Public Administration
· associate's degree
Social-Work-Colleges.com rating: Social Work Program Rating - Below Average
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Urban Development Majors

Environmental Design and Architecture
· several-month certificate
View all urban development colleges in Oregon

Veterinary Majors

Animal Health Technology and Veterinary Assistant
· associate's degree
Veterinary-Colleges.com rating: Veterinary Program Rating - Fair
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Welding Majors

Welding Technology
· several-month certificate
· associate's degree
Construction-Colleges.com rating: Welding Program Rating - Fair
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