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(HS)2 Academy

(HS)2 Academy
Health Sciences and Human Services

 

 

 

 

 

 

Academy Overview:
Health Sciences and Human Services

The Academy of Health Sciences and Human Services creates an environment designed to allow students the opportunity to explore careers in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine, nursing, pharmacy, laboratory sciences, radiology, respiratory therapy, EKG, EMT, EEG, physical therapy, sports medicine, dietitian, food and nutrition, wellness, sports medicine, education, pastoral care, personal care, interpreting, counseling and social work. Challenging course work coupled with opportunities for job shadowing, internships,and volunteer work experiences will better prepare these students as they continue into college or directly into a career field.
Specialized certification is available in several of the pathways for those students that wish to go beyond the minimum requirements. Health Science themes are integrated into the traditional curriculum with an emphasis on hands-on learning and real-life experiences. Hundreds of jobs fall under the heading of Health Science and Human Services. Educational requirements range from high school diploma, 2-year college, 4-year college and post-secondary degrees.

Career Opportunities

High School Diploma with Career Tech Training

Nursing Assistant

CNA

Home Health Aid

Veterinary Assistant

Pathology Assistant

Phlebotomist

Admitting Clerk

BIlling Clerk

Transcriptionist

Central Supply Tech

Environmental Services

Food Services

Transport Tech

Manicurist

Cosmetologist

High School + 2 Year Degree or CT Training
EMT
LPN
Dental Assistant
Dental Hygienist
Dental Lab Tech
Medical Assistant
Physical Therapy Assistant
Pharmacy Tech
Paramedic
Surgical Tech
Lab Tech
ECG/EKG Tech
Mammogram Tech
Radiology Tech
Medical Coder
Biomedical Tech
Personal Trainer
Massage Therapist

High School + 4 Year Degree

Medical Technologist
Physical Therapist
Occupational Therapist
Speech Therapist
Cytologist
Dietician
RN
Respiratory Therapist
Radiologist Tech
Public Health Educator
Healthcare Administrator
Health Information Services Manager
Epidemiologist
Microbiologist
Sports Trainer
Minister
Social Worker
Interpreter

4 Year Degree + Advanced Degree

Physician
Dentist
Oral Surgeon
Orthodontist
Veterinarian
Researcher PhD
Physician Assistant
DO
CRNA
Geneticist
Nurse Practitioner
Pharmacist
Chiropractor
Audiologist
Exercise Physiologist
Psychologist

Pathway Selections:

Health Science Pathway
Completer and Advanced Completer
Health Science Completer
Core Courses + 4 Elective Courses chosen from the Interest Area
Health Science Advanced Completer
Core Courses + 5 Elective Courses chosen from the Interest Area

 

Human Services Pathway
Completer and Advanced Completer
Human Services Completer
Core Courses + 3 Elective Courses chosen from the Interest Area
Human Services Advanced Completer
Core Courses + 4 Elective Courses chosen from the Interest Area

Course Offerings by Pathway:

Education Level to be Achieved- High School + 2 Year Training

Health Science
Foundations of Health Science
Therapeutic Services
Speech
Debate
Creative Writing
Algebra with Finance
Algebraic Connections
Psychology
Environmental Science
Physics and/or Forensics
Advanced BTA
Foreign Language 1 and 2


Human Services
Speech
Debate
Creative Writing
Food & Nutrition
Nutrition and Diet
Analytical Math
Algebraic Connections
Algebra with Finance
Psychology
Marine Biology
Chemistry
Forensics and/or Environmental Science
Foreign Language 1 and 2


Education Level to be Achieved- 4-Year Degree and above


Health Science
Foundations of Health Science
Therapeutic Services
Speech
Debate
Creative Writing
AP Statistics and/or AP Calculus
Discrete Math and/or Precalculus
AP Psychology
Anatomy and Physiology
Chemistry
Physics
AP Computer Science
Advanced BTA
Foreign Language 1 and 2


Human Services
Speech
Debate
Creative Writing
Food and Nutrition
Nutrition and Diet
Analytical Math
Discrete Math
Precalculus
AP Statistics
Psychology
Anatomy and Physiology
Marine Biology and/or Chemistry
Forensics and/or Environmental Science
Foreign Language 1 and 2
Advanced BTA
Law and the Society

Additional Components
Member of HOSA

*Suggested
Job Shadowing or Internship
Volunteer Hours

 

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