Health Science

Health Science is a secondary Career and Technical Education (CTE) program for students interested in pursuing a career in health care. Health Science programs provide students with opportunities to explore a variety of health careers and make realistic and satisfying career choices. Whether a student is skilled in scientific research and design, clinical laboratory procedures, written and verbal communication skills, or is skilled in caring for people, career options are available to match these individual interests and abilities.      

Some of the types of courses you could teach after completing your CTE certification:

  • Principles of Health Science
  • Medical Terminology
  • Health Science
  • Practicum in Health Science
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • World Health Research

Approved Health Science Occupations                    

Many Health Science teachers sponsor HOSA group and become very active in state competitions.


Find out if you are eligible for this certification program.