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Futuro Health improves the health and wealth of communities by growing the largest network of credentialed allied health workers in the nation starting in California. We believe that investing in education and skills training and retraining results in better paying jobs for workers, better care for patients, and better workers for employers to hire. Kaiser Permanente and Service Employees International Union-United Healthcare Workers West (SEIU-UHW) partnered to establish Futuro Health in January 2020 with a $130 million commitment.
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Founded in 1945, Kaiser Permanente is one of the nation’s leading health care providers and not-for-profit health plans, serving 12.2 million members, with headquarters in Oakland, California.
Service Employees International Union-United Healthcare Workers West (SEIU-UHW) is a healthcare justice union of more than 97,000 healthcare workers, patients, and healthcare consumers united to ensure affordable, accessible, high-quality care for all Californians, provided by valued and respected healthcare workers.
The Education Fund is a multi-employer labor management partnership serving 105,000 SEIU healthcare workers across 17 employers and 5 states to advance their careers through innovative education and training solutions.
Western Governors University is a nonprofit, online university and the nation’s first accredited competency-based university. Established in 1997 by 19 U.S. governors to expand access to high-quality higher education, today WGU serves more than 120,000 students in all 50 states.
Voxy is a digital English program that harnesses AI to create the most effective approach to adult language learning. Its task-based, industry-specific courses support equitable and inclusive talent development in the healthcare sector and enable new and flexible career pathways for immigrant and refugee allied health workers.
Bay Area Medical Academy (BAMA) has been a leader in healthcare workforce training in the San Francisco Bay Area for 15 years, providing customized training programs for healthcare employers for up-skilling and re-skilling of their workforce. An award-winning social enterprise, this community-based school offers scholarships to individuals and discounted tuition to non-profits and organizations working to alleviate poverty. BAMA offers quality academic instruction and job-oriented, skills-training in Medical Assisting, Phlebotomy, EKG, Pharmacy Technology and Nursing Assisting. We strive for a community where everyone is given equal opportunities to succeed and we believe that education is the best way to empower individuals to move up the economic ladder.
Pima Medical Institute Founded in Tucson in 1972, PMI has built a reputation as one of the best medical career colleges in the Western United States. Pima Medical’s mission is to improve the quality of people’s lives by providing the best value in medical career education. PMI offers certificate, associate and bachelor’s degree programs – all in the healthcare field. It also has a robust online learning division. Programs focus on medical, dental and veterinary careers.
Founded in 1909, Santa Barbara City College is one of the premier community colleges in the nation. This ranking was validated by the college co-winning the prestigious Aspen Institute Prize for Community College Excellence in 2013. SBCC was recognized for its quality and focus in four areas: facilitating underrepresented and minority student success, student learning outcomes, degree completion and transfer rates, and labor market success in securing good jobs after college. The college offers strong academic programs and innovative and award-winning student success initiatives, a robust transfer program, and a rich career technical program reflective of the local business community’s input and workforce needs.
MTI College was voted the best vocational school in Sacramento and understands the needs of its students both educationally and financially. Regionally accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, MTI offers high-quality, hands-on learning at low tuition rates with easy access to government grants and loans to those that qualify.
InsideTrack partners with colleges, universities and others to improve student enrollment, completion and career readiness. Since 2001, InsideTrack has directly supported more than 2 million students and currently works with more than 4,000 academic programs nationwide. InsideTrack also supports employers in maximizing the value of their employee education benefits.
Concorde Career Colleges, Inc. is proud to prepare America’s next generation of health care professionals through career-focused, hands-on training, and teaching. While Concorde incorporated in 1988, many of our campuses have been serving their local communities for 50+ years. We operate 16 campus locations across eight states under the direction of our leadership team. Concorde Career Colleges prepares committed students for successful employment in a rewarding health care profession through high-caliber training, real world experience and student-centered support.
North-West College is a leader in allied health education, offering quality and affordable health care training programs. Since 1966, North-West College has provided career-focused training in short-term programs for gainful employment. Our hands-on classes give you the practical job skills you need to succeed in the health care industry. More than 50,000 students have graduated from our programs to date, many of whom have gone on to raise the standard of excellence at health care organizations of all types.
Merced College was formed on February 27, 1962 by votes from the people of the Le Grand and Merced Union High School Districts. Merced College provides transformative and empowering educational experiences to meet student and community needs. Growing our community through education and workforce training with a focus on lifelong learning, building basic skills, career technical education, preparing students for transfer and providing degree/certificate programs.
Coursera is a leading online learning platform for higher education. More than 200 of the world’s top universities and industry educators partner with Coursera to offer courses, Specializations, projects, certificates, and degrees that empower over 70 million learners around the world.
Founded in 2002, Unitek College is an accredited, private institution that combines unique academic and technical specialties to provide a superior education in the area of healthcare. Unitek College is accredited by the California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education and is in compliance with the state standards as set forth in the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009.
The Institute is a privately funded, for-profit entity, operating in tandem with our non-profit, community service entity, the Foundation for Allied Dental Education, Inc (FADE), the Institute’s namesake. Students of FADE will have a comprehensive licensure and post-licensure programs (RDA and RDAEF) are presented with curriculum in an interdisciplinary format that fosters independent learning, critical thinking, and lifelong learning skills important to dental healthcare professionals.