Career Pathway

Learn Invaluable Medical Skills
Learn necessary tools of the trade that empower you to confidently explore a bright future in the ever-evolving and always engaging medical industry.

Make a Difference

The Medical Pathways gives students a broad understanding of patient care and medical practices. Students will learn the necessary skills needed in the medical field, preparing them for both college and career. The pathway gives students who are interested in the medical or health science field an opportunity to gain specialized knowledge and training while in high school. The integrated, immersive, and work-based learning gives students a hands-on experience with practices used in the medical field today.

Career Pathways help students explore their talents and use their experiences in the classroom to select a career path they’re passionate about. 

Prepare in the Classroom

Build a strong foundation with A-G approved courses and prepare yourself for an exciting new medical career. Classes include:

  • ROP Medical Terminology
  • ROP CEC Medical

Get Real

Take what you learned out into the real world and see first-hand what awaits you in the medical field. Hands-on, in-depth immersive experiences may include:

  • Hospital Tour
  • Countywide Medical Drills
  • Research Lab Tour
  • Museums (Medical and Non-medical)

Valuable Training for Exciting Careers

Kickstart your career path in the medical field with the help of our academic instruction and industry insight to get a head start in your career. Potential career paths these programs help prepare you for include:

  • Medical Doctor
  • Registered Nurse or LVN
  • Medical Assistant
  • Paramedic/ EMT
  • Laboratory Technician

Industry Average: $40,000 - $100,000+/Year
Projected Growth in the Field: 15% or Higher

Ready to Start Helping?

Contact your college & career technician for availability. 
Programs are subject to change.

CE Teacher:
Cynthia Okimura
(805) 278-5000

Breathe New Life Into Your Medical Career

Some of the most rewarding careers are in the healthcare field – it’s where a talent for science and an interest in helping others come together. Whether you’ve dreamed of someday becoming a doctor, nurse, medical researcher, or other practitioner, the Medical Pathway will give you a strong foundation for your future career. You’ll learn about healthcare, physiology, and medical technology and gain a greater understanding of the field. This pathway provides you with the opportunity to learn, build, and refine the knowledge and skills needed to pursue a career in healthcare.

Earn College Credits

Get a jump start on your college future by earning college credits and valuable real-world skills you can use for college and career.

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