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Educational Assistant


The Educational Assistant certificate program is no longer accepting new students. Current students should contact Advising to develop a plan to finish their degree.

What you’ll learn

In this program, you’ll earn a certificate of completion to start working as an instructional aide. You can also continue your education to an associate’s degree and/or transfer to a university.

Certificate of Completion

Lane’s Educational Assistant Certificate of Completion program prepares you to quickly become employed as an aide in regional schools. Our program provides the tools you need to prepare you to assist teachers in multicultural and accessible classrooms!

28 credits full-time


  • Demonstrate awareness of classroom communities
  • Apply social and emotional theories of development
  • Collaborate with the classroom instructor to create and adapt activities
  • Apply skills and abilities to work with students of varying needs and abilities


Lane’s Educational Assistant program will prepare you for a career as an instructional aide in schools across Oregon. While being an educational assistant is a rewarding career on its own, you can also use this program to gain valuable classroom experience while continuing your education toward becoming a teacher. No matter your path, our program will give you the skills you need to become integral to any classroom.

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Building 1, Room 102
Lane Community College
4000 E. 30th Avenue
Eugene, OR 97405
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F, 8:30 am-2 pm
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