Career Pathways

If you’re interested in getting into an in-demand allied health position, you can take one of the Education Fund’s programs and get qualified – all at NO COST to you. Our Career Pathways are designed to help you gain the skills you need to move into one of these key growth positions quickly, no matter where you are in your career. Opportunities include: Medical Assistant, RN to BSN, Medical Coding, Mental Health, Information Technology and more.

The first step is to connect with one of our career counselors who will help you learn about your options. Find out more about the individual career pathways and apply via the links below:


This program prepares students for a career as a Phlebotomy Technician by completing this program with a Certificate of Completion, sitting for the National Certification Exam and applying for a California State license. Learn more.

Certified Nursing Assistant

This program prepares students for a career as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) by completing this program and sitting for the Certified Nursing Assistant California State Exam. Learn more.

Medical Radiography

This program prepares students for a career as a Radiologic Technologist by completing an Associate of Science in Radiography degree. Learn more.

Surgical Technologist

This program prepares eligible members with foundational knowledge in health sciences and fundamental professional skills for assisting during surgical procedures. Learn more.

Medical Assistant

This program is designed to take you through all the steps you need to get ready, complete prerequisites, and participate in the MA program, wherever you are in your career. Learn more.


This program is for current RNs to complete their Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN) through 180 credit hours of coursework, completely online. Learn more.

Medical Coding

Successfully completing this program results in a Medical Coding Specialist certificate, which prepares students to pass the tests needed to become a Medical Coder. Medical Coding jobs are expected to increase by 8% by 2029. Learn more.

Sterile Processing

This program provides the training you need to become a Sterile Processing Tech, including healthcare sciences, medical instrument decontamination processes, preparation and packaging, current sterilization technologies, basic surgical instrument identification and more. Learn more.

Information Technology

This pathway offers a certificate that will give students the basic skills needed to provide entry level computer support. Topics provide skills necessary to prepare for CompTIA certifications including Network+, A+, Linux+ and Security+. Each course provides intensive hands-on training.  Learn more.

Mental Health

This program offers a certificate program or the option of four different degrees in human services, sociology, psychology, and the behavioral sciences to prepare you for a career in mental health. Learn more.