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Portland, Oregon

Portland Community College Majors

Undergraduate Majors at Portland Community College

The most popular major at Portland Community College is Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies followed by Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse and Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping. A list of all 76 available majors and annual graduates is presented below.

List of undergrad majors offered at Portland Community College

Agriculture

Graduates
Landscaping and Groundskeeping 16

Communications Technology

Graduates
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects 10

Computer and Information Sciences

Graduates
Computer Programming, Specific Applications 71
Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications 3
Word Processing 5
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design 49
Network and System Administration/Administrator 20

Personal and Culinary Services

Graduates
Food Preparation/Professional Cooking/Kitchen Assistant 12

Education

Graduates
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 30
Teacher Assistant/Aide 7

Engineering

Graduates
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 14

Engineering Technology

Graduates
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician 16
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 38
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician 32
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other 3
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician 19
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician 14
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician 14
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD 10
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD 5

Foreign Languages

Graduates
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation 9

Legal Professions

Graduates
Legal Assistant/Paralegal 55

Liberal Arts and Humanities

Graduates
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 1,008
General Studies 759

Library Science

Graduates
Library and Archives Assisting 7

Biology

Graduates
Biotechnology 14

General Studies

Graduates
Gerontology 32

Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies

Graduates
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 35

Architecture

Graduates
Environmental Design/Architecture 3

Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting

Graduates
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 52
Juvenile Corrections 4
Fire Science/Fire-fighting 39
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other 14

Human Services

Graduates
Public Administration 10

Social Sciences

Graduates
Social Sciences 2

Construction Trades

Graduates
Electrical and Power Transmission Installation/Installer 19
Building/Home/Construction Inspection/Inspector 14
Building/Construction Site Management/Manager 7

Mechanic and Repair Technologies

Graduates
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician 82
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician 87
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician 21
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician 29
Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology/Technician 39
Aircraft Powerplant Technology/Technician 27

Precision Production Trades

Graduates
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist 4
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant 1
Welding Technology/Welder 15

Transportation and Materials Moving

Graduates
Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew 5

Visual and Performing Arts

Graduates
Design and Visual Communications 18
Commercial and Advertising Art 28
Interior Design 22
Music Performance 4

Health Professions

Graduates
Dental Assisting/Assistant 46
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist 19
Dental Laboratory Technology/Technician 17
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician 18
Medical/Clinical Assistant 25
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant 23
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) 19
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist 33
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician 25
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling 21
Ophthalmic Technician/Technologist 17
Medical Informatics 2
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 98

Business

Graduates
Business Administration and Management 75
Office Management and Supervision 72
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 9
Accounting 58
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping 98
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science 16
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry 1
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services 24
Management Information Systems 20
Marketing/Marketing Management 6
Retailing and Retail Operations 3

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=209746 IPEDS survey data for Portland Community College.