Health Sciences

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 pathway is offered?

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:

  • Dental assistant
  • Nursing assistant
  • Pharmacy technician
  • Medical assistant
  • Home health aide
  • Physical therapy aide
  • Nutrition consultant
  • Physical trainer

*Some of these jobs require additional education and certifications once a student graduates from high school.

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**Data is from Lightcast and is updated frequently.

Which industry-recognized, in-demand certifications and exams can my student prepare for?

  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
  • Microburst
  • Basic Life Support