Skilled Health Technician

Description:
This career major is ideal for students who are interested in the health care field.  The Health Careers Core Curriculum, Medical Terminology, and Anatomy and Physiology are included in this major.  The occupational outcomes include a long term care certified nursing aide, home health aide, occupational therapy aide, physical therapy aide, and fitness specialist.

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

Career Major Name:  Skilled Health Technician
Clock Hours/Weeks of Instruction:  992/37
Normal Completion Time:  37 weeks for full-time status

Career Opportunities:
CNA, LTC and HHA
Physical Therapy Aide
Occupational Therapy Aide
Fitness Specialist

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

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

Accreditation:
NCA (North Central Association)
OSBCTE (Oklahoma State Board of Career & Technology Education)

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