Developmental Education

Cascade Campus
Cascade Hall (CH), Room 208
971-722-5251

Rock Creek Campus
Building 2, Room 212
971-722-7414

Southeast Campus
Mt. Scott Hall (MSH), Room 103
971-722-6146

Sylvania Campus
Social Science Building (SS), Room 215
971-722-4192

pcc.edu/prepare/developmental/

Description

Programs in developmental education help students prepare for PCC academic and career technical programs and their chosen careers. Courses in this department include integrated reading and writing courses as well as separate stand alone reading courses and stand alone writing courses.

Classes and services are offered at Cascade, Rock Creek, Southeast Campus and Sylvania. For most developmental education courses, financial aid is available to those who qualify. For more information, contact the Financial Aid Office.

For accurate placement, students should contact the nearest campus orientation or answer center.

Tutoring

Free tutorial assistance is offered to students in many academic programs. Students may “drop-in” during any regularly scheduled tutoring time. For more information, contact the Learning Centers at Cascade, Rock Creek, Southeast Campus or Sylvania.

Transfer Courses

Consult the Course Descriptions section of the catalog for complete course titles and descriptions.

IRW 115Introduction to College Reading and Composition6
RD 115College Reading4
RD 116College Vocabulary Development3
RD 117Advanced College Reading3


Developmental English

Consult the Course Descriptions section of the catalog for complete course titles and descriptions.

ALC 50English Skills Lab - 0 credits0
ALC 51English Skills Lab - 1 credits1
ALC 52English Skills Lab - 2 credits2
ALC 53English Skills Lab - 3 credits3
IRW 90Foundations of College Reading and Composition6
RD 80Reading 803
RD 80AReading 80A3
RD 81AReading 81A1
RD 82AReading 82A2
RD 90Reading 903
RD 90AReading 90A3
RD 91AReading 91A1
RD 92AReading 92A2
RD 95Reading for Enjoyment3
WR 80Writing 803
WR 90Writing 903
WR 90CWriting 90C3
WR 91ABasic Grammar1
WR 92ABasic Grammar2
WR 93Basic Grammar3


Other Developmental Education Courses

Consult the Course Descriptions section of the catalog for complete course titles and descriptions.

DE 21Introduction to Information Literacy1
DE 31Learning Skills I1
DE 50Vocabulary Building1