We are accepting applications for students in grades 9–12.
January 24, 2020 is the second semester enrollment deadline for Alternative Applications submitted
under the reason of 'in the best interest of the pupil.'

Health and Human Services

We offer the following pathways:

  • Nursing Assisting (CNA): This pathway prepares students to work in medical settings such as hospitals, nursing homes, and clinics.
  • Pharmacy Technician: This pathway prepares students to work in medical settings such as hospitals, clinics, pharmacies, and labs.

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

Some of the jobs include:

  • Advanced Practical Nurse
  • Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)
  • Registered Nurse
  • Pharmacy Technician

What is the salary outlook?*

Salaries vary depending on the job title, but approximate sample salaries include:

  • Nursing Assistant—$27,510/year
  • Registered Nurse—$70,000/year
  • Pharmacy Technician—$31,750/year

*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook. Website last modified date: Friday, April 13, 2018. Some of these jobs require additional education and certifications once a student graduates from high school.

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

  • The National Occupational Competency Testing Institute (NOCTI) Health Assisting Exam
  • Certified Nursing Assistant certification
  • Pharmacy Technician certification