Welcome to the Dr. Lakireddy School of Health Sciences/ Allied Health Area at Merced College. Explore the Programs offered and view the requirements to apply to any of our programs.
Areas of Study
- Diagnostic Medical Sonography
- Diagnostic Radiologic Technology
- Nurse Assistant
- Registered Nursing
- Vocational Nursing
Students must adhere to clearance requirements in order to be accepted into, and continue enrollment in, Allied Health Programs' clinical courses. Requirements include: background checks, drug screenings, vaccinations and boosters (for example, COVID-19). Merced College Allied Health Programs do not accept religious nor medical exemptions. For specific requirements, select your program’s homepage for the application handbook.
Allied Health, AHC
Merced Main Campus
Dr. Valerie Albano
Dean of Allied Health, Child Development and Public Safety
(Contact the Area Adminstrative Coordinator or Program Assistant)
Area Administrative Coordinator
Faculty Contact Information
See Faculty & Staff page for listing.