Health Science Career Cluster 

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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, and communicate effectively. Students should recognize that quality health care depends on the ability to work well with others.       

Salary and job descriptions for select careers in this cluster:

Nurse Practitioner

Occupational Therapy Assistants

Certifications Offered:

  • BLS CPR/AED for Healthcare Professionals 
  • Heartsaver CPR/AED
  • Heartsaver CPR/AED First Aid
  • Certified EKG Technician
  • Certified Personal Trainer
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Clinical Medical Assistant
  • OSHA-10 hr. Certification (Healthcare)
  • Patient Care Technician
  • Start Safe.Stay Safe Workplace Training Certificate

Campuses with Programs in Health Science

CTE Programs of Study/Offered Courses

Healthcare Diagnostics

  • Principles of Health Science
  • Medical Terminology
  • Health Science Theory
  • Practicum in Health Science 1 – Clinical
  • Practicum in Health Science 1 – Pharmacy Technician
  • Practicum in Health Science 1 & 2 – Certified Nurse Aide
  • Practicum in Health Science I – Fitness Trainer
  • Practicum in Health Science 1 – Emergency Medical Technician
  • Practicum in Health Science 2 – Certified Clinical Medical Assistant
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • World Health Research
  • Principles of Biomedical Science
  • Human Body Systems
  • Medical Interventions

Healthcare Therapeutic

  • Principles of Health Science
  • Medical Terminology
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Health Science Theory
  • Practicum in Health Science
  • Medical Microbiology