Career And College Prep
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?
Healthcare Therapeutic—This pathway prepares students to diagnose and treat acute, episodic, or chronic illnesses independently or as part of a healthcare team; provide treatment and counsel to patients; and help build or restore daily living skills to people with disabilities or developmental delays.
What types of jobs can my student learn about and prepare for?*
Examples of jobs include:
- Certified nurse assistant (CNA)
- Medical assistant
- Patient care technician
- Pharmacy technician
*Some of these jobs require additional education and certifications once a student graduates from high school.
What could my future look like in this career field?*
**Data is from Lightcast and is updated frequently.
Which industry-recognized, in-demand certifications and exams can my student prepare for?
- Certified Medical Assistant
- Certified Pharmacy Technician
- Patient Care Technician