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Paraeducator

Certificate
Portland Community College
100% FULLY ONLINE
100% FULLY ONLINE
Average Program Length
1 year
Annual In-State Tuition (OR)
$5,916
Annual Out-of-State Tuition
$12,801
100% FULLY ONLINE
Average Program Length
1 year
Total Credits
51
Annual In-State Tuition (OR)
$5,916
Annual Out-of-State Tuition
$12,801
Earn your Paraeducator degree online

As an online student you can expect the same level of instruction as campus learners. The coursework is equally challenging, and taught by the same college faculty who you can typically interact with by phone, text, email, or online chat.


The certificate or degree that you receive will be the exact same as those granted to campus learners and will not reflect that you obtained your education online.

Careers in Education
Education studies produces the future leaders and educators of society. Studies include learning how the current education system was formed, how it works, what issues are present, and how those issues can be resolved. Innovations in distance learning and adult education have been the result of the problem solving skills of graduates in this field. Career options include guidance counseling, distance learning coordinators, curators, and teachers. The career opportunities for those in education services continues to grow after seeing a 19% increase in demand for vocational teachers and 16% increase for secondary-school teachers from 2015-2018, according to Boston Consulting Group.
Annual Tuition Breakdown
For Oregon Residents
In-State Tuition
Cost per Credit
$116
Credits
51
Annual Tuition Total
$5,916
For Nonresidents
Out-of-State Tuition
Cost per Credit
$251
Credits
51
Annual Tuition Total
$12,801
Frequently Asked Questions
What is College Collective?

College Collective is a directory of low-cost, fully-online degrees offered by community colleges around the country. Created by a team of higher education experts and technologists, we are a free resource for learners seeking to further their education and advance their careers. Community colleges do not pay to be listed in College Collective.


What is a certificate?

A certificate is a postsecondary credential granted in a specific field of study. Students typically complete certificate programs within six months to a year. Certificates validate one’s knowledge and skills when applying to jobs, and some credits may be used to transfer to degree programs at the same or another institution.

What do I need to be successful in earning my degree online?

A reliable internet connection and a personal computer.

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About This College
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Portland Community College
Established in 1961, Portland Community College is a public community college in Portland, Oregon. It is the largest community college in Oregon.
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Accreditation
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Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities
Founded in 1917, the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities is the U.S. Department of Education’s regional accreditor for postsecondary education institutions in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, and Washington. Its headquarters are in Redmond, Washington.