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What if high school was all you needed to get started on your dream job? Many healthcare careers don't require a college degree. You can begin making a difference sooner than you thought!
Which pathway is offered?
Medical Assistant—Students in this pathway develop the knowledge base, skills, and behaviors that entry-level medical assistants need to succeed. Students are introduced to anatomy and physiology, diagnostic tests, diseases and disorders, treatments, and nutrition.
What types of jobs can my student learn about and prepare for?*
Some of the jobs include:
- Chiropractor assistant
- Dental assistant
- Home health aide
- Medical assistant
- Medication care coordinator
- Nursing assistant
- Optometric assistant
- Pharmacy technician
- Rehabilitation aide
*Some of these jobs require additional education and certifications once a student graduates from high school.
What could my future look like in this career field?*
*Data is from Burning Glass Labor Insights and is updated frequently.
Which industry-recognized certifications and exams can my student prepare for?
National Occupational Competency Testing Institute (NOCTI) Medical Assisting (Job Ready Assessment)