Health Careers

Allied Health Certificate Programs

 
MEDICAL ASSISTANT

Medical Assistant – Healthcare is a growing field, and graduates of SBCC’s Medical Assistant program are in high demand. With a 90+ percent job placement rate, individuals earn between $16-$21 per hour and also receive a benefits package including health insurance, vacation and sick days. Career pathways include continuing your education to become a Registered Nurse or a Physician’s Assistant.

(Students interested in this program must meet with a Student Program Advisor.) 



PERSONAL CARE ATTENDANT

Personal Care Attendant – Healthcare is a growing field and becoming a Personal Care Attendant is a great way to find out if the healthcare field is right for you. Personal Care Attendants are a key member to a patient’s home health care team and assist patients and family with non-medically directed personal care and home management. Salaries tend to fall in the $11-$15 per hour range. If you enjoy working in healthcare, career pathways include continuing your education to become a Certified Nursing Assistant, Medical Assistant, or Registered Nurse.

(Students interested in this program must meet with a Student Program Advisor.) 


RESTORATIVE NURSE ASSISTANT

This skills-based program can add a new dimension to your CNA career. By promoting mobility in others you'll be promoting their independence -- and your own fulfillment as well.

(This program is open only to currently licensed CNAs. Students interested in this program should bring their current CNA license to the first class.) 


 

FOR MORE INFORMATION on the Medical Assistant program, call
Student Program Advisor Mari Lopez-Manzo:
(805) 898-8121
email: 
mmanzolopez@pipeline.sbcc.edu 

 FOR MORE INFORMATION on the Personal Care Attendant program and the Restorative Nurse Assistant program, call
Student Program Advisor Martha Lizalde:
(805) 898-8123
email: mlizalde@pipeline.sbcc.edu