Health Science

Biotechnology, Therapeutic Services

Career and Technical Education

Career and Technical Education (CTE) courses let you explore careers learn new skills and gain hands-on experience. In some cases, you can earn CTE Dual college credit or an industry certificate while in high school. Learn more about CTE programs at OSPI CTE.
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CLASSES YOU CAN TAKE IN HIGH SCHOOL

Note: Check with your school for availability.
  • Sports Medicine I = 0.5 Physical Education Equivalency
  • Sports Medicine II = 0.5 Physical Education Equivalency
  • Molecular Biology for Global Health = Science Equivalency
  • Advanced Molecular Biology for Global Health = Science Equivalency


Dual Credit or Certificate


BioPath Internship Program

  • Sponsored by AGC Biologics
  • Paid high school internship with on-the job training in the laboratory plus classroom work.
  • Accreditation: Running Start high school credit
  • Length of program: 1 school year= 32 weeks
  • Location: Bothell, WA
  • Candidate profile: High school juniors interested in launching their career after high school.
  • Open to all students that have completed chemistry.
  • See your school Career Center specialist for more information.

WHAT YOU CAN DO RIGHT AFTER HIGH SCHOOL

CTE DUAL CREDIT - Use the CTE college credit you can earn in this pathway.


College in the High School



Get an entry level job short term, on the job training
  • Home health aide
  • Pharmacy aide
  • Veterinary assistant


Go to a technical school, two-year community college or four-year university

Examples include:

  • Everett Community College
  • Lake Washington Institute of Technology
  • Edmonds Community College
  • University of Washington

BEGIN YOUR CAREER!

Here are some examples.


Post secondary training-certificate or diploma

  • Dental assistant
  • Licensed practical nurse
  • Medical assistant
  • Phlebotomists
  • Medical transcriptionist


Associates Degree

  • Dental hygienists
  • Dietetic technician
  • Forensic science technician
  • Medical laboratory technician
  • Physical therapy assistant


Bachelors Degree

  • Athletic trainer
  • Biomedical engineer
  • Clinical technologist
  • Dietitian
  • Laboratory manager
  • Medical laboratory technologist
  • Cellular Therapy Lab (CTL) technologist
  • Nursing (BSN)


Masters Degree

  • Genetic counselor
  • Nurse practitioner
  • Physical therapist
  • Biostatistician


Professional Degree

  • Anesthesiologist
  • Dentists
  • Medical scientists

CAREER INFORMATION

Career information available on Hello ID-High School Beyond Plan-Career Planner. More information about careers, job trends and educational programs can be found at:

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