Health and Human Services
Make a Difference
What if high school was all you needed to get started on your dream job? Many healthcare careers don't require a college degree. You can begin making a difference sooner than you thought!
Which pathways are offered?
Education and Training—This pathway prepares students to employ teaching/training methods that will result in higher learner achievement and to communicate, inspire trust and confidence, motivate learners, and understand their educational needs
Family and Consumer Science—This pathway teaches students basic human development and behavioral characteristics of the individual within the context of family, basic art elements and principles of design used in fashion or interior design, and nutrition and wellness concepts and practices.
Health Science—This pathway prepares students to work directly with patients to provide care, treatment, counseling, and health information.
What types of jobs can my student learn about and prepare for?*
Some of the jobs include:
Food Service Manager
What is the salary outlook?*
Salaries vary depending on the job title, but approximate sample career salaries include:
Elementary School Teacher—$59,420/year
High School Teacher—$61,660/year
Which industry-recognized, in-demand certifications and exams can my student prepare for?
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
*Some of these jobs require additional education and certifications once a student graduates from high school. Salaries vary depending on the job title, experience, and location. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook. Website last modified date: Tuesday, September 1, 2020.