Juniors and seniors will be introduced to the health field. The first year of study will place emphasis on in home health and emergency medical services (covering biochemistry, cell structure and function, genetics, development and metabolism) and Medical Terminology. During the second year, students will study pharmacology and prepare for the exams to earn their Certified Nursing Assistant and Phlebotomy credentials. During this time, students will spend a minimum of 75 hours in the classroom and 100 hours in the clinical setting.
Health Science I
IHH (In Home Health)
EMS (Emergency Medical Services)
Health Science II
CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant)
The Dual Credit Program, offered through Crowder College, allows high school students, while still attending the high school program at Crowder College Technical Education Center, the opportunity to enroll in and receive both high school and college credit during normal class hours. Participation in the dual credit program enables high school students to get a “head start” on their college career as well as prepare them for the challenges of college courses. Please refer to the Dual Credit requirements for more information.
For more information regarding degree/certificates available in CNA, CMA, Paramedic & EMT, Nursing, Occupational Therapy
Possible employers after college: hospitals, nursing homes, doctors’ offices, pharmacy
Possible job titles after college: nursing assistant, pharmacy assistant, licensed practical nurse (LPN), registered nurse (RN), medical assistant, physical therapist,
***This program does allow students to attend beginning as a senior.