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advance your skills and redefine the possible. Enjoy flexible
schedules and small class sizes with our expert instructors, or
take online classes that fit your busy lifestyle.
Welcome to a world of possibilities.
As a young officer with the California Highway Patrol, Mark
Fields got some useful advice from his sergeant, to prepare
a “back-up” in case an injury sidelined his career.
Fortunately, that never happened and Lieutenant Fields
spent nearly 30 years with the CHP before retiring.
But he still prepared for “that second career - just in
case,” he said.
Wendy La was the first in her family to go to college. She earned
a degree in psychology but later realized her passion was
working in speech pathology with children. She found a degree
program tailored to her needs at Sacramento State.
William Stewart heard a man choking and his training immediately
kicked in. Wil, who’s a firefighter and student in our
Paramedic Program, was waiting to be interviewed for an
internship when he saw the man in distress and immediately
performed the Heimlich maneuver. Wil’s heroic deed made
Jullanar Williams is a single parent, full-time paralegal
and caregiver for her mother, who lives three hours
away from Sacramento State. She only has to look into her son’s
eye for confirmation she’s on the right path. Jullanar earned her
criminal justice degree and credits our online program for
making it possible.