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The Shasta College Tehama Campus

770 Diamond Ave.
Red Bluff, CA 96080
Phone (530) 529-8980
Office Hours:
Monday - Thursday:
8am - 9:30pm
Friday: 8am - 4:30pm

 Email: Tehama@shastacollege.edu  

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In Fall 2009, Shasta College celebrated the new Tehama Campus, a state-of-the-art facility boasting a centralized Student Services area, high-tech classrooms and computer labs, and its very own science lab to support the growing needs in health care, environmental, and other lab-based programs. Situated on a portion of the former Diamond Mill adjacent to the Sacramento River, the 40-acre site contains a five-acre pond, oak woodlands, and tremendous views.

To Get Started

If you haven’t already done so, the first step is to apply for admission to Shasta College either online or at the Tehama Campus. Then, follow the simple checklist below.

  • Get scheduled for the assessment.
  • Meet with the Tehama Campus or online counselor.
  • Get scheduled for an orientation.
  • Request and forward your official high school or other college transcripts.
  • Register for classes online at My Shasta.

Educational Programs

The Tehama Campus uses a variety of instructional modes to deliver courses to the residents of Tehama County. Using traditional face-to-face instruction as well as the college’s extensive ITV network and expanding online system, you are able to take a class (or two or three) in just about anything. Some of the programs highlighted on the Tehama Campus include

  • Administration of Justice Degree
    You have the opportunity to receive occupational training and develop skills for both the entrance and promotional levels of AOJ agencies and allied services. Using the ITV network as well as on-site classes, students can also fulfill the requirements to transfer to a four-year college known as Associate Degree for Transfer.
  • Nurse Aide/Home Health Aide Certificate
    In just 18 weeks, you’ll receive the necessary instruction and clinical experiences to perform in this high-demand career field. You’ll work with other health care professionals in a variety of settings and be well on your way to more advanced training in a rewarding profession. Feel good and help others feel good too.
  • Administrative Office Assistant Certificate
    In only two semesters, enhance your computer talents while understanding the importance of effective communications, office procedures, and records management. And while you are earning the certificate, pick up a class or two or ten from a wide range of subjects. You’ll be glad you did.
  • Business Administration Degree
    Whether you’re planning to work in the public or private sector, the Tehama Campus offers a broad range of courses to improve your employability. Human relations, marketing, business math and English, accounting…it’s all here. And you can also earn an Associate Degree for Transfer to a California State University program.
  • Early Childhood Education Certificate and Degree
    The development of our children is influenced by the learning opportunities provided by those entrusted with their care. Focusing on training in preschools, childcare, and infant-toddler and school age care, the college curriculum provides the breadth and depth to a rewarding career. There is even the opportunity to earn an Associate Degree for Transfer in Early Childhood Education.
  • Family Studies Degree
    This degree is designed to provide students with foundational skills and knowledge about human actions and interaction within the primary social, cultural and economic unit in our society - the family. You will have the opportunity to enter the Human Services field in a number of paraprofessional positions and/or be prepared, with additional coursework, to transfer to a four-year college or university for a Bachelor of Social Work Degree.
  • Vocational Nursing Certificate
    Opportunities for vocational nurses are paramount in long-term care facilities, home health agencies, physician offices/clinics, and acute care agencies. The three-semester curriculum provides education in nursing care and technical and manual skills in working with patients of all age groups. If you have the desire and talent, this certificate can be a tremendous step in a rewarding career.
  • Liberal Studies – Teaching Prep Degree
    If you’re planning to become an elementary school teacher, this University Studies degree is the program for you. The Liberal Studies emphasis prepares you to transfer to campuses of the CSU system and work towards your multiple subject credential.


The Tehama Campus offers a wide range of services to help you earn a degree, certificate, or simply take classes for personal or professional interest. In addition to regular orientations, assessments, and registration periods for the new student, Shasta College offers counseling (academic, personal, and career) services for the continuing students as well as

In other words, there is no reason to go anywhere else. And choose from more than 150 courses each semester.

It’s that simple. The Tehama Campus is available as your one stop resource. Save time by taking classes close to home. Save money by taking classes close to home. Save time AND money by getting your education close to home.