Health Sciences Academy

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The Health Science Academy (HSA) is designed for students who are interested in careers in healthcare. There are pathways available for direct patient care occupations including home health aides, nurses, EMTs, etc. Students may also choose a pathway in nutrition and fitness leading to careers such as certified athletic trainers or certified personal trainers. The Project Lead the Way pathway is designed for students who want additional science rigor and who anticipate careers such as doctors and medical researchers.

Classes //

  • Intro to Health Careers
  • Intro to Patient Care
  • Medical Terminology
  • Biomedical Sciences
  • Human Body Systems
  • Anatomy/Physiology
  • Chemistry
  • Sociology
  • Psych I & II
  • AP Psych
  • Aerobics/Nutrition
  • Statistics
    *Please note that all classes may not be listed and may change

Careers //

  • Clinical Doctor
  • Dentist
  • Optometrist
  • Pharmacist
  • Psychologist
  • Nurse
  • Medical Assistant
  • Surgical Assistant
  • Veterinarian
  • Nutritionist/Dietitian
  • Speech Pathologist
  • Health Science Educator
  • Forensic/Criminal  Science
  • Dental Hygienist
  • Radiology Tech
  • EMT/ Paramedic