Packets for all programs may be submitted to the Health Sciences Division by mail or in-person drop-off at:

  • 1400 Market Street, Suite 8204, Redding, CA  96001

Office Hours:

  • Spring & Fall Semesters: Monday – Friday | 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
  • Summer Session (June & July): Monday – Thursday | 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Health Sciences Information Sessions
Vocational Nursing (VN) The listed sessions are for Vocational Nursing (VN):

Monday, January 30, 2023 @ 5:30 pm
Join Zoom Meeting:

Monday, August 7, 2023 @ 5:30 pm
Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) The listed sessions are for Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA):

Monday, March 6, 2023 @ 5:30 pm
Join in Room 8113 or by Zoom:

Monday, October 2, 2023 @ 5:30 pm
Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) The listed sessions are for Associate Degree Nursing (ADN):

Monday, March 27, 2023 @ 5:30 pm
Join Zoom Meeting:

Monday, October 16, 2023 @ 5:30 pm
Dental Hygiene The listed sessions are for Dental Hygiene:

Monday, October 9, 2023 @ 5:30 pm
Health Information Management (HIM) The listed sessions are for Health Information Management (HIM):

Monday, November 28, 2022 @ 7:00 pm

Monday, December 12, 2022 @ 7:00 pm

Monday, January 30, 2023 @ 7:00 pm

Monday, February 20, 2023 @ 7:00 pm

Low Cost Dental Cleanings

Qualified 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.

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If you are currently on a Wait List for one of the nursing programs and wish to have your name withdrawn, please notify us by submitting the Nursing Programs Wait List Withdrawal form.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