Meta Majors and Program Maps


Meta Majors are designed to help you hone your interests and guide you toward achieving a degree and launching a great career.  Click on each Meta Major to see the programs available in each, then explore the sample program map below. 


  • Agricultural Sciences
  • Agricultural Business Management Emphasis
  • Animal Sciences Emphasis
  • Animal Technology
  • Animal Technology Horse Management
  • Crop Production
  • Equine Science (Emphasis)
  • Horticulture (AAS)
  • Horticulture (Emphasis) (AS)


  • Accounting Clerk
  • Accounting Technology
  • Business Administration (Emphasis) (AS)
  • Business Administration (AAOT)
  • Economics (AS)
  • Economics (AAOT)
  • Entrepreneurship & Small Business
  • Event Management
  • Merchandising Management (Emphasis)
  • Practical Business Management
  • Retail Management

Education and Social Services  

  • Child and Family Studies (AAS)
  • Child and Family Studies (OYC)
  • Child Care Director
  • Childhood Care and Education
  • Criminal Justice (AAS)
  • Criminal Justice (AAOT)
  • Human Development and Family Science: Child Development Option
  • Human Development and Family Science: Human Services Option
  • Juvenile Corrections
  • Liberal Studies: Pre-Elementary Education Option
  • Psychology (Emphasis)
  • Sociology (Emphasis)
  • Working with Families

Health and Healthcare & Nutrition and Culinary

  • Coding and Reimbursement Specialist
  • Computed Tomography
  • Culinary Arts
  • Dental Assistant
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Exercise and Sport Science & Health Promotion
  • Exercise and Sport Science (Emphasis)
  • Health Management and Policy (Emphasis)
  • Health Promotion and Behavior (Emphasis)
  • Medical Assistant
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition and Food Service Systems (Emphasis)
  • Occupational Therapy Assistant
  • Phlebotomy
  • Sleep Technology (formerly Polysomnography)
  • Pre-Professional Dental Hygiene Preparation
  • Veterinary Assistant

Applied Industrial Technology & Transportation

  • Advanced Water Technology
  • Automotive Maintenance & Light Repair
  • Automotive Technology
  • CADD
  • CNC Machinist
  • Construction and Forestry Equipment Technology
  • Drinking Water
  • Electrician Apprenticeship Technologies (AAS)
  • Electrician Apprenticeship Technologies (OYC)
  • Heavy Equipment/Diesel Technology
  • Industrial and Building Mechanic
  • Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology Apprenticeship
  • Limited Electrician Apprentice Technologies
  • Machine Tool Technology (AAS)
  • Machine Tool Technology (OYC)
  • Mechatronics/Industrial Automation Technology
  • Mechatronics: Industrial Refrigeration
  • Mechatronics: Maintenance
  • Non-Destructive Test and Evaluation
  • Public Works
  • Wastewater Technology
  • Water, Environment & Technology
  • Welding and Fabrication Technology (AAS)
  • Welding and Fabrication Technology (OYC)

Arts & Humanities  

  • Anthropology
  • Art (Emphasis)
  • Communication (Emphasis)
  • Digital Imaging and Prepress Technology
  • English (Emphasis)
  • Foreign Language (Emphasis)
  • History (Emphasis)
  • Journalism and Mass Communication (Emphasis)
  • Liberal Studies
  • Music (Emphasis)
  • Music
  • Political Science (Emphasis)
  • Religious Studies (Emphasis)
  • Theater (Emphasis)
  • Theater
  • Visual Communication

Science, Engineering, and Math & Computer Science

  • Basic Networking
  • Biological Sciences (Emphasis)
  • Chemistry (Emphasis)
  • Civil Engineering Technology
  • Computer Science: Applied Computer Science Option
  • Computer Science: Computer Systems Option
  • Engineering (Emphasis)
  • Environmental Sciences (Emphasis)
  • Food and Fermentation Science (Emphasis)
  • General Science (Emphasis)
  • Geology (Emphasis)
  • Mathematics (Emphasis)
  • Network and Systems Administration
  • Physics (Emphasis)
  • Systems Administration
  • Web/Database Technology


LBCC's program maps provide a pathway to guide you through your journey.  There's a path view that shows the classes you will need to take each term to fulfill your requirements.  There's also a list view (available by clicking the button at the top left of the map) that allows you to filter classes by Courses in Major, General Education, and  New Student Requirements. 

Each map includes check-ins with advisors and opportunities such as when to apply to Oregon State University for transfer degree.  Here is an example of a program map you can explore.  When you are ready just go to our Programs of Study page and start charting your course!