• Health Science Career Cluster

     

    The Health Science Career Cluster focuses on planning, managing, and providing therapeutic services, diagnostics services, health informatics, support services, and biotechnology research and development. To pursue a career in the health science industry, students should learn to reason, think critically, make decisions, solve problems, communicate effectively, and work well with others.

    Successful completion of the Healthcare Therapeutic program of study will fulfill requirements of a Public Service endorsement or STEM endorsement if the math and science requirements are met.

     

    Healthcare Therapeutic – Program of Study/Pathway

    CTE Choice Program

    The Healthcare Therapeutic program of study introduces students to occupations and educational opportunities related to diagnosing and treating acute, episodic, or chronic illness independently or as part of a healthcare team. This program of study also includes an introduction to the opportunities associated with providing treatment and counsel to patients as well as rehabilitative programs that help build or restore daily living skills to persons with disabilities or developmental delays.

     

    Course Sequence:

    9th Grade ~ Principles of Health Science

    10th Grade ~ Medical Terminology

    11th Grade ~ Health Science Theory/Health Science Clinical

    12th Grade ~ Pharmacology

     

    INDUSTRY CERTIFICATION

    Pharmacy Technician