Overview

Health Science II includes an extended lab experience at a clinical site designed to provide students the opportunity to earn CNA certification, assume the role of nurse assistant, and practice technical skills previously learned in the classroom. It prepares students with the knowledge, skills, and attitudes essential for providing basic care in extended care facilities, hospitals, and home health agencies under the direction of licensed nurses. This program also prepares students for admission into a postsecondary program.  The Pharmacy Technician certification is completed outside of class time.

 

When You Finsh

Upon completing this program, you may continue your education in 2 or 4-year postsecondary degree programs, obtain employment in the healthcare industry as a CNA or Pharmacy Technician, or use earned certifications to work while continuing your education.

 

Industry Certifications

  • CNA (Indiana State Certified Nursing Assistant)
    Testing required. Fees apply. Qualifies for THD Certification.

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  • Pharmacy Technician
    Testing required. Fees apply. Qualifies for THD Certification.

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Dual College Credits

  • HLHS 111 Health and Wellness for Life
    Ivy Tech  |  3 credits
    Qualifies for THD Priority Dual Credits.
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