Pre-Allied Health

About Pre-Allied Health

Improve quality of life for all people.

Play an essential role in healthcare delivery across multiple healthcare settings with analytical foundations in scientific inquiry and methods with components of compassion and care.


Earn a Degree

Students who choose to study a pre-allied health program can also work towards earning an A.S. in health sciences, which is a way they can complete prerequisites for their designated program and also leave with a diploma.


High Employment Projections

According to the Bureau of Labor, employment of healthcare occupations is projected to grow 18 percent from 2016 to 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations, adding about 2.4 million new jobs. Healthcare occupations are projected to add more jobs than any of the other occupational groups.


High Salary Potential

According to, PUC ranks number two in the nation for associate degree schools which provide the best return on investment after graduation.


  • Physical/Occupational therapy
  • Optometry
  • Public health
  • Veterinary medicine
  • Nutrition & dietetics
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Cytotechnology

Contact Us

Pre-Allied Health
236 Chan Shun Hall
One Angwin Avenue
Angwin, CA 94508

(707) 965-7632

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PQ Rise To Offer Science Experiences for High School Students

PQ Rise will be held for the first time during the summer of 2019 as an extension of PUC’s popular PacificQuest science experience. PacificQuest initially began as a program designed for middle school students. The immersive PQ Rise experience was created as a next-step program for those interested in STEM fields, aiming to provide freshman and sophomore high school students with a hands-on introduction to the sciences. 

January 24, 2019

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