Career & College Prep

Health Science

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?

Biomedical Science—Students in this pathway study and explore solutions for today’s medical challenges. Using professional lab equipment, they delve into human medicine, physiology, genetics, microbiology, and public health.

What types of jobs can my student learn about and prepare for?*

Some of the jobs include:

  • Chiropractor assistant
  • Dental assistant
  • Home health aide
  • Medical assistant
  • Medication care coordinator
  • Nursing assistant
  • Optometric assistant
  • Pharmacy technician
  • Rehabilitation aide
  • Registered dietitian

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

pharmacy worker

What could my future look like in this career field?**


**Data is from Lightcast and is updated frequently.

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

  • Physical Therapy Aide