Adults in the Portland, Vancouver metro area and SW Washington have the following Linfield College degrees and certificates to choose from. Linfield’s Adult Degree Program offers bachelor's degrees in:
and certificates in:
Adults will find Linfield's online degrees and certificates easy to fit into their schedules. Students can study and complete coursework at their convenience. For a comprehensive overview of what pursuing an online education is like, read Linfield’s Guide to Online College for Adults.
Linfield College’s Adult Degree Program has long standing affiliations with greater Portland area and SW Washington community colleges:
• Portland Community College
• Clackamas Community College
• Mt. Hood Community College
• Columbia Gorge Community College
• Clark College
• Lower Columbia College.
108 quarter credits of community college coursework earned at these colleges with grades of C or better can be transferred towards a Linfield bachelor's degree. This equals 72 semester credits of the 125 credits you need for graduation at Linfield. See the Transfer Guides for further information.
There are Linfield Advisors in Portland who are readily available to help students map out their education from the community college to Linfield College's bachelor's degrees and certificates. The Linfield advisors recognize that everyone has a unique situation and will work with each student to decide whether or not you want to complete your Associate Degree first, and then transfer to Linfield College for your Bachelor's degree, or if you are ready to transfer now to the Bachelor's degree. Learn about the transition from an associate's to a bachelor's degree in our blog article by Linfield Advisor Virginia MacCallum.
Dual Enrollment Programs
Linfield College Adult Degree Program has established Degree Partnership Programs that provide dual enrollment for students attending Portland Community College, Columbia Gorge Community College and Tillamook Bay Community College. This provides students the opportunity to attend classes at these three colleges while also being enrolled in the Linfield College Adult Degree Program. See our Dual Enrollment Program page for more information and to download the Application for Dual Enrollment.
Adults in the Portland, Vancouver, SW Washington, and Columbia River Gorge areas interested in Linfield's Adult Degree Program should contact Linfield Advisors:
Appointments: Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm
Appointments: Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
FREE parking on campus:
Parking structure #3 with entrance on NW Marshall St, in the block between 21st and 22nd Ave.
Loveridge Hall parking lot, after 5pm and weekends, entrance at corner of NW 22nd Ave and Overton St.
Linfield College Adult Degree Program
2255 NW Northrup Street
Loveridge Hall, Suite 31
Portland OR 97210
Loveridge Hall, Suite 31
3rd floor, corner of Northrup &
NW 22nd Ave.