Health Sciences Programs

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Post-Graduation Resources for RNs​ 
On August 31, 2017, the Health Sciences Division hosted its 2nd Annual RN to BSN Education Fair. We had 10 schools represented, with 76 attendees. To better serve students and healthcare professionals in the community, who are interested in furthering their education, we now have a designated RN to BSN resource page available through the Shasta College website.


Low Cost Dental Cleanings
Adults, 18 years and over, are eligible to receive low cost dental cleanings performed by students in our Dental Hygiene program. For screening times and more information, please call our Dental Hygiene Clinic at (530) 339-3608.

Upcoming Events
Catch up with the Health Sciences Division at these upcoming events:
​Event ​Date ​Time ​Location
LVN Program Information Session​ August 27, 2018​ ​5:30 pm ​1400 Market Street, Room 8220
ADN Program Information Session​ September 17, 2018 5:30 pm​ ​1400 Market Street., Room 8220

Current Contact Information​
The Health Sciences Division has found that the most reliable method of communication with persons on our Wait Lists, or applicants to our programs, is through email. Therefore, if you are on one of our Wait Lists or are currently enrolled in any of our programs, please make sure that we have your current contact information (especially email address) by filling out our online Contact Information Change Forms. 

Contact Information Change Form - Health Sciences Programs  

IMPORTANT NOTE: Typically emails to AOL and Hotmail accounts from Shasta College are not reliably delivered.  We highly recommend that students & applicants establish e-mail accounts with services such as or, as we have found that emails to these accounts are more reliably delivered.

Waitlist Withdrawal
If you are currently on a Wait List for one of the nursing programs and wish to have your name withdrawn, please notify us by submitting the Nursing Programs Wait List Withdrawal form.

Educational Assistance
Did you receive a layoff notice because of downsizing or closure from a Shasta County or Trinity County company?  If you received a layoff notice you may be eligible for educational assistance from SMART.  Check the list of affected companies​.  If you fit, call SMART at 530-245-1536 TODAY!