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
http://www.ada.org


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
http://www.rn.ca.gov/


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
916-263-7800 
http://www.bvnpt.ca.gov


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
916-558-1784
http://www.cdph.ca.gov


Health Information Technology & Health Information Management
233 N. Michigan Ave, 21st Floor
Chicago, IL 60601-5800
312-233-1100
http://www.cahiim.org


Physical Therapist Assistant*
Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy (CAPTE)
3030 Potomac Ave, Suite 100
Alexandria, VA  22305-3085
(703) 706-3245
accreditation@apta.org
http://www.capteonline.org

*Effective November 3, 2020, Shasta College Physical Therapist Assistant Program has been granted Candidate for Accreditation status by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education. Candidate for Accreditation is an accreditation status of affiliation with the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education that indicates the program may matriculate students in technical/professional courses. Achievement of Candidate for Accreditation status does not assure that the program will be granted Initial Accreditation.