Health Sciences Programs

Shasta College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). The Health Sciences programs are accredited by non-governmental and/or state regulatory organizations

The following organizations are the Accrediting Agencies for the Health Sciences programs by specialty:

Dental Hygiene
Commission on Dental Accreditation (ADA)
211 East Chicago Avenue
Chicago, IL  60611
800-621-8099 or 312-440-4653

Associate Degree Nursing (RN)
State of California Department of Consumer Affairs
Board of Registered Nursing - California (BRN)
P. O. Box 94410
Sacramento, CA  94244-2100
(916) 322-3350

Vocational Nursing (LVN)
State of California Department of Consumer Affairs
Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians (BVNPT)
2535 Capital Oaks Drive, Suite 205
Sacramento, CA  95833

CNA/Home Health Aide
State of California Health and Human Services Agency
California Department of Public Health (CDPH)
1615 Capital Avenue
Sacramento, CA  95899-7416

The College is currently applying for accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM)​ for the following program:

Health Information Technology & Health Information Management
233 N. Michigan Ave, 21st Floor
Chicago, IL 60601-5800


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