Program Campus Offered Program Length Application required? Applications accepted

Medical Assisting

San Luis Obispo

1 semester
(18 weeks)

San Luis Obispo

North County
(Paso Robles)

1 semester
(18 weeks)




San Luis Obispo

3 semesters YES
Psych Tech Program Application Information

January, May and September


For information on registration process, program pre-requisites, how to become a student at Cuesta, priority registration status, course equivalencies, student education plans, degrees, or transferring to or from Cuesta, please contact our in-house Academic Counselor, Danny Lynch, at (805) 546-3100 x2793 or Counseling at (805) 546-3138 or during office hours in Room 2721 on the second floor of the 2600 building (Wednesdays from noon-3:30 p.m. and Thursdays from  8:30 a.m.-noon). Appointments preferred but drop-in welcome. Other days and times are available by appointment or walk-in through Counseling at (805) 546-3138 (3100 building, Student Services).

For specific information on Cuesta's Psychiatric Technician program, please contact the Psych Tech program office at the Department of State Hospitals, Atascadero at: (805) 468-3175. 

For other information on Cuesta's Medical Assisting and Phlebotomy programs, please contact the Allied Health Program Specialist at: (805) 546-3100, extension 2283.