Therapeutic Health Services

Description:
Exercise & Therapy Science is a one year program for students interested in athletic training, physical therapy, fitness, physiology of exercise, nutrition, and other sports medicine related fields.
This program includes course work and practical hands-on applications in the following areas: prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation of sports injuries, taping and wrapping of injuries, first aid/CPR, emergency procedures, nutrition, anatomy and physiology, fitness/conditioning/strength programs and sports medicine.

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

Career Major Name:  Therapeutic Health Services
Clock Hours/Weeks of Instruction:  510/19
Normal Completion Time:  19 weeks for full-time status

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

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.