A single instructional subject commonly described by title, number, credits and expected learning outcomes in the college catalog or bulletin. (Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities)

Oregon community college courses are classified as listed below:
  • Lower Division Collegiate (LDC)
  • Career and Technical Education (CTE)
    • Occupational Preparatory ("Occ Prep")
    • Stand-Alone Occupational Preparatory
    • Occupational Supplementary ("Occ Supp")
  • Computer Sciences and Computer Information Systems (CIS)
  • Experiential
  • Adult Continuing Education (ACE)
  • Other ‚ÄčEducation Courses