Health Careers Explore

12228519_xlDescription:
Never has there been a greater demand for skilled professionals than in the constantly and rapidly changing health care industry. For students with an interest in health issues or those who are undecided about a career area, this one year class provides the information and opportunities for making an informed choice. Students will get an overview of occupations in the health care field by touring medical facilities and prepare for a job in area nursing homes/hospitals/laboratories by learning basic nursing & home health skills including phlebotomy.

Hours:
Morning session – 8:10 – 11:10 a.m.
Afternoon session – 12:45 – 3:45 p.m.

Career Major Name:  Health Careers Explore
Clock Hours/Weeks of Instruction: 516/19
Normal Completion Time:  19 weeks for full-time status

Career Opportunities:
CNA, LTC and HHA
Phlebotomy
EKG Tech
Advanced Standing in PN program

For more information on occupations go to http://www.onetonline.org

Application Process:
High school students see home school counselor
Adults contact Mid-America counselor 405-449-3391

Average Salary:
$14,040-$24,690

Accreditation:
OSBCTE (Oklahoma State Board of Career & Technology Education)

Gainful Employment Information is not required due to enrollment limited to high school students only.