Medical Careers




    Quick Look:

    Target Student: Grade 11
    Course Length: 1 year
    Credits: Up to 4 per year in CTE or a combination of CTE and
    integrated academic credit for career and financial management
    Bohlen Tech Center Course Syllabus (Click Here)
    Sackett Tech Center Course Syllabus (Click Here) 

    Medical Careers


    Instructors at Bohlen Center:

    Lynda Chester

    Danielle Denney
    Instructor at Sackett Center:
    Leah Widrick
    Health Occupations Coordinator:
    Cynthia Lapp

    Medical Careers  (Bohlen & Sackett Career & Tech Centers)

    There are endless options if you’re seeking a career in the medical field. Pique your interests by participating in BOCES’ Medical Careers Program and find out what medical field is right for you. In this one-year program, you’ll have the opportunity to explore many different health and medical careers as you shadow professionals through a series of rotations in a health care facility. It’s the perfect way to build your confidence and help start you on the journey to further educational experiences in health care.

    Sample Units of Study:

    • Healthcare skills
    • Hospital procedures
    • Law and ethics for medical careers
    • Human growth and development
    • Anatomy and Physiology
    • Cultural diversity for medical careers
    • Communication
    • First aid and CPR
    • Medical terminology
    • Infection control

    Career Opportunities:

    • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
    • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
    • Registered Nurse (RN)
    • Pharmacist
    • Nutritionist
    • Surgeon
    • Physical therapist
    • General practitioner




Last Modified on September 29, 2017