Medical Professions Program | Certificate

Central Vermont Career Center

Description

This program is intended for high school students attending from within the district. College credits may be available as part of this program. Students from outside the district or adults who are not enrolled in high school can contact the center to apply for this program, as well.

The Medical Professions program covers many health careers including nursing, emergency services, home health care, physical therapy, occupational therapy, surgical services, dental assisting, radiology, cardiology, and acute care experiences. Students will learn the basic skills needed for health careers and will prepare for college courses in many medical fields.

Students use 3D anatomy technology in the classroom to enhance learning of the human body and body systems. Central Vermont Career Center is the first school in Vermont to use this new technology. Through classroom learning and by visiting clinics, students will learn requirements of various health care team members, job skills common for patient care, knowledge of the human body and body systems, math skills used by today’s health care workers, medical terminology and communication skills in healthcare settings, and advanced health career exploration through clinical internship.

This program includes the following credential(s): ACT National Career Readiness Certificate.

Cost For High School Students $0

  • For Adults $6,988

  • Cost information is approximate, please visit the program's website for the most up to date information available.

Financial Assistance

  • CTE funding sources

    For high school students attending from within the district, there is no cost to this program. For students from outside of the district and adults who are not enrolled in high school, local scholarships and other funding sources may be available. Follow the link and contact the CTE center for more information.

    State or Local Grant
    Institutional Grant
    Private Grant

Related Occupations

  • Health Education Specialists
  • Community Health Workers

Related Industries

  • Health Care and Social Assistance
  • Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
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