Unitek College™ is a privately held vocational school dedicated to helping you gain the skills needed to advance in your career or begin a brand new career. Your training at Unitek College™ will position you to take advantage of the continuously rising demand for experts in allied health, and nursing professions. Our programs feature modern laboratories that simulate a real work setting, outstanding teachers willing to give you the attention you deserve, and employment assistance after you graduate. Unitek College™ offers three convenient facilities in Northern California with a Fremont Main Campus, Sacramento Branch Campus, and a San Jose Satellite Campus. Unitek College™ provides career training, professional development, externship placement, and employment assistance to its graduates.
Unitek College™ has focused on creating high quality healthcare training programs that are taught by experienced trainers, who bring their work experience into the classroom. Our combination of proven courses and diligent instructors help prepare you to apply your knowledge to your career. The on-site labs are complete with modern equipment and technologies, which provide essential hands-on training. Unitek College™ offers a variety of allied health and healthcare education options so you can choose the path that suits your schedule and timeframe.
Unitek College is a private institution that was founded in 2002. The founders backgrounds include both academic and technical specialties. This provides them with a keen insight regarding what is needed to be an outstanding provider of education as well as the technical expertise to make it all work.
Unitek College's parent company Unitek Information Systems also owns a training institution called Unitek Education. Unitek Education and their programs are in no way affiliated with Unitek College.
Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE) - Department of Consumer Affairs
Unitek College's application for approval to operate has been reviewed by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education and was provided a full approval which is set to expire on March 18, 2015.
The Bureau has approved the following programs:
- Pharmacy Technician
- Medical Assisting
- Vocational Nursing
- Registered Nurse Bridge - LVN to RN
- Bachelors of Science Nursing (RN to BSN)
Accredited by Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC)
The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) is an accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. ACCSC has given Unitek College a school institutional approval that covers all programs offered at the school.
- Unitek College Fremont Main Campus is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).
- Unitek College San Jose is recognized by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) as a satellite campus of Unitek College Fremont Main Campus.
- Unitek College Sacramento Branch Campus is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).
CA Board Approvals
- Approved by the California Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians for training in vocational nursing.
- Approved by the Board of Registered Nursing for LVN to RN Transition ADN program.
Our Advisory Board meets twice a year in order to discuss and review information about the most up-to-date health care trends and statistics thus providing quality health care training to meet the needs of the growing industry. The purpose of the Program Advisory Committee is to review the established curricula of the program, instructional-related program materials, equipment and facilities, and student achievement outcomes as a means to provide the school with an external review of its programs.
Each member's function on the Advisory Board is to discuss and review national testing result statistics, employment statistics and current program curriculum and serve as the source of information for program directors to adjust Unitek College's Medical programs. Members include key industry people, professional educators, and employers that keep up-to-date information on the fast-pace growing industry and understand the importance of qualified health care professionals.