Course Descriptions

Accounting see Business Administration
Allied Health: AH
American Sign Language: ASL
Anthropology: ATH
Apprenticeship: APR
Art: ART
Astronomy see Physics
Automotive Technology: AUM

Biology: BI
Building Inspection Technology: BLD
Business Administration: BA
Business Technology: BT

Chemistry: CH
Chicano/Latino Studies: CLA
Civil Engineering Technology: CVL
Communication Skills: COMM
Computer-Aided Manufacturing : CAM
Computer Applications: CA
Computer Information Systems: CIS
Computer Science: CS
Counseling and Guidance: CG
Credit for Prior Learning: CPL
Criminal Justice: CJ

Dance see Physical Education
Dental Assisting: DEN
Drafting Technology: DRF

Early Childhood Education: ECE
Economics: EC
Education: ED
Electronics Technologies: ELT
Emergency Medical Technology: EMT
Emergency Services: ES
Engineering: EGR
English: ENG
English as a Non-Native Language: ENL
Entrepreneurship: ENT

Field Experiences: FE
Film Arts: FA
Filmmaking: FLM
Fire Protection Technology: FRP
First Year Experience: FYE
Food Service see Hospitality and Tourism Management
Foods and Nutrition see Nutrition and Food Management
Forest Management: FT
French: FR

General Engineering: GE
General Sciences: GS
Geography: GEG
Geology: GEO

Health Education: HE
Health and Physical Education: HPE
Health Information Management: HM
Hemodialysis: HEM
History: HST
Horticulture: HOR
Hospitality and Tourism Management: HTM
Human Development: HD
Human Development and Family Studies: HDF
Human Services: HS
Humanities: HUM

Japanese: JPN
Job Search see Field Experience
Journalism: JNL

Literature see English

Management see Business Administration
Mathematics: MTH
Mechanical Design see Drafting Technology
Medical Assistant: MED
Microelectronics/Industrial: MT
Music: MUS

Network Technology: NET
Nursing: NUR
Nutrition & Food Management: NFM

Oceanography: OC
Occupational Skills Training: ST

Pharmacy Technician/Pharmacology: PHM
Philosophy: PHL
Photography see Art and Visual Communications
Physical Education: PE
Physical Science see General Science
Physics: PH
Political Science: PS
Psychology: PSY

Reading: RD
Religion: REL
Russian: RUS

Secretarial see Business Technology
Social Science: SSC
Sociology: SOC
Spanish: SPN
Speech: SP
Speech Language Pathology Assistant: SLP
Study Skills Program: SSP

Theater Arts: TA

Vineyard Management/Winemaking: VMW
Visual Communications: VC

Welding: WLD
Welding Fabrication: WFB
Women's Studies: WS
Writing: WR

Chemeketa also offers many noncredit personal enrichment courses.

The term indicator at the end of a course description indicates when the course is usually offered.

  • F - Fall
  • W - Winter
  • Sp - Spring
  • Su - Summer

Prerequisites are specified in many of these course descriptions. Prerequisites are conditions you must meet before you enroll in a course. Some indicate that you must complete certain courses or have the consent of the instructor.