HEALTH CAREERS ACADEMY
Interested in becoming a nurse, athletic trainer, doctor or physical therapist? Healthcare is one of the largest growing industries, so be a step ahead as you launch yourself into your dream career. Your first year will be dedicated to learning patient-centered care. You will also have the opportunity to earn your STNA by the end of your junior year. Then, choose how you want to continue your studies by taking the “Medical Professions” pathway and dive deeper into the medical field or enroll in the “Exercise Science” pathway and discover careers in physical therapy and athletic training.
Learn medical ethics and law.
Participate in a clinical rotation during your STNA training and earn your STNA your junior year.
Practice EKG observation and assessment
Understand surgical patient techniques
Use equipment in OHP's workout facility to understand and create plans as a personal trainer would do.
Learn anatomy and the functions of each muscle group while focusing on the exercise science portion of the program.
Take Anatomy and Physiology using the Clark State College Curriculum.
Patient Centered Care (STNA)
(students select a pathway)
Principles of Allied Health Medicine
Health Information Technology
Nutrition and Wellness
Fitness Evaluation and Assessment
YOUR PATHWAY TO SUCCESS
Whatever your pathway, whether it's employment, enrollment, or enlistment, the Health Careers Academy will provide you the opportunities to reach your goals through valued industry certifications, exposure to our college partners, and taking advantage of our Work-Based Learning program. Several of our graduates go on to become nurses, doctors, trainers, or physical therapists.
State Tested Nursing Aid (STNA)
Physical Therapy Aide
Clark State College
Rhodes State Community College