Online Certificates and Degrees

  • Our certificate and degree programs offer you the flexibility needed to accommodate your busy lifestyle.
  • Choose from the wide range of certificate and degree programs listed below, that can be taken fully online (connect with our advising department to find out which online courses are needed to meet the program requirements).
  • With 24/7 technical support built right into our Learning Management System, you will always have the help you need. It's just a click or call away!

Online Programs


Associate of Arts
Oregon Transfer

The AA/OT degree is designed for students planning to transfer into a baccalaureate degree program in the Oregon University System or as a “block transfer,” enabling a student to enter as a junior with all of the transfer school’s lower division general education requirements met. The AA/OT offers students the flexibility to choose courses that interest them while fulfilling requirements at their transfer schools.


Associate of
General Studies

This flexible degree option enables a student to complete an associate’s degree that is tailored to the general education requirements of the transfer school. Students must exercise caution in using the AGS option, as the degree does not guarantee transferability of courses completed. Educational planning for the AGS should be done with the help of an adviser.


Financial Services

The Financial Services program is designed to prepare you for entry-level teller positions in banks or credit unions.


Front Office
Medical Assistant

In Umpqua Community College’s Front Office Medical Assistant program, you’ll develop the skills necessary to serve in an entry-level front office or support position.


Legal Assistant

UCC's fully online Legal Assistant Certificate program is designed to provide the basic competencies and practical skills necessary to succeed as a legal assistant or to continue working towards a degree in paralegal studies. The program takes about a year to complete.


Medical Billing & Collections Clerk

The UCC one-year Medical Billing and Collections Clerk Certificate prepares students for entry-level positions as outpatient medical coding specialists. Students take courses that provide them with the basic competencies to begin a career as a medical coding specialist.


Medical Office

In Umpqua Community College’s Medical Office Administration program, you will develop the skills necessary to assist doctors, physicians and surgeons with this important clerical work. Common duties might include scheduling, answering phones, deciphering insurance regulations, coding, billing, transcribing medical documents, handling payroll, managing patient records, writing reports and preparing professional correspondence.


Microsoft Office

This certificate program is designed to provide students with advanced skills in Microsoft Office applications such as Access, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Word. Students completing each course in the series will be better prepared to sit for and pass the Microsoft Certified Application Specialist (MCAS) certification exam applicable to each Office application.


Transfer Module

The Oregon Transfer Module (OTM) is an approved 45 credits of general education courses (foundational skills and introduction to discipline courses) that are common among Oregon's colleges and universities. Courses are selected from an approved list of 100 and 200 level general education requirements, determined by each Oregon community college, Oregon University System institution, or participating Oregon independent college or university. It is designed to improve student access to a college degree by enhancing opportunities for the transfer of credits earned at one community college or Oregon University System (OUS) campus to another public college or university.


Paralegal Studies

The UCC two-year AAS in Paralegal Studies Degree prepares students for highly responsible entry-level positions as paralegals or legal assistants. Students take first year courses that provide them with basic competencies and practical skills.


WAFC Retail

The Retail Management Certificate is an exciting program that prepares students for management positions in the retail industry. The program builds skills in many areas critical to the success of retail management. Courses of study will include management, marketing, supervision, human resources, communications, business math, and more. This program of study is sponsored by the Western Association of Food Chains (WAFC).


Water Quality

The UCC Water Quality program was developed for people interested in a career in water and/or wastewater operations.

Online Courses

Previous online course offerings may not be an accurate prediction of future offerings. For the most up-to-date information click here to search the full schedule (note: for "Campus," choose "Internet" to display only the online offerings).  

Winter 2018 Online Class Schedule

Fall 2017 Online Class Schedule

Spring 2017 Online Class Schedule

Winter 2017 Online Class Schedule