Health Career Programs and Pathways

Shasta County offers many health career training programs and pathways. Shasta County offers everything from High School early entry programs, technical certifications, Associate Degree, Bachelor’s Degree, and Graduate Degree level programs. Explore the many different health careers and training programs below.

Choosing a Health Career

Not sure which Health Career to pursue? Interested in how many years it takes to become an medical assistant or a doctor? Explore the different options below.

High School Programs

Programs include:  HESI, College Connection, STROP, UC Davis HEALTH, and the Shasta Health Rock Stars Virtual Passport Program.

Undergraduate and Technical Programs

Various programs from: Shasta Community College, Institute of Technology – Redding, CSU Chico Extension,  and Simpson University.

Graduate Programs

Programs include: Mercy Redding Family Practice Physician Residency, Shasta Community Health Center Physician Family Practice Residency, Shasta Community Health Center NP/PA  Family Practice Fellowship, COMPADRE, and various behavioral health and health care related graduate degree programs from Chico State and Simpson University.