Therapeutic Health Careers

Description:
Exercise & Therapy Science is a one year program for students interested in athletic training, physical Picture of ankle wraptherapy, 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:  525/20
Normal Completion Time:  20 weeks for full-time status

Career Opportunities:

  • Physical Therapy Aide
  • Occupational Therapy Aide
  • Fitness Specialist
  • Athletic Trainer Assistant

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)

**CTSO: HOSA

**Career Technical Student Organization (CTSO)

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