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Students interested in the health care field have a variety of options to discover the world of medical careers. Upon completion of Introduction to Health Science Careers, students can continue to pursue their passion for health care in any of the Health Science Careers pathways.

Medical scientists conduct research aimed at improving overall human health. They often use clinical trials and other investigative methods to reach their findings.

Employment of medical scientists is projected to grow 8 percent from 2014 to 2024, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Medical scientists will continue to be needed because they contribute to the development of treatments and medicines that improve human health.

Courses Offered:

Introduction to Health Science Careers

Students explore the multiple career pathways in health care.

Certified Nursing Assistant

Upon completion of this course, students are eligible to take the Certification Exam for Nursing Assistant and Home Health Aid.

Medical Lab Science

Upon completion of this course, students are employable in entry level lab assistant positions. This course provides excellent background for students entering post-secondary programs for nursing or physician.

Pharmacy Technician

Students are eligible to take the National Pharmacy Technician Certification Board examination upon completion of this course.

Therapeutic Medicine

Students explore careers that assist patients in prevention, control, and treatment of injuries, diseases, and disorders. Students will explore a variety of health care career fields.