Course Information

The Health Science Career Cluster focuses on preparing students for employment in careers that relate to the planning, managing, and providing therapeutic services, health informatics, support services, and biotechnology research and development.

Health Science Pathway

Pathway Chart
The Health Science Pathway prepares students for employment and/or continuing education opportunities in healthcare through technical instruction in the classroom, experiential education in the laboratory, work-based learning opportunities in clinical settings, and leadership skills through HOSA.

Junior High/Middle School Strands and Standards

High School Strands and Standards

Explorer Courses

Choose one or more of the following courses.

Concentrator Courses

To be a concentrator, you must pass one of the following courses and one explorer course.


Dental Assistant

Emergency Medical Response
American Red Cross Approved 3rd Party Curriculum

Emergency Medical Technician
Bureau of Emergency Services and Preparedness Approved 3rd Party Curriculum

Exercise Science/Sports Medicine

Health Science Capstone
Health Science Capstone Project Rubric

Nurse Assistant (CNA)
Core Curriculum Guide | State Exam Guide
Utah Nurse Assistant Registry (UNAR) Approved 3rd Party Curriculum

Pharmacy Technician
American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Approved 3rd Party Curriculum

Physical Therapy, Intro

Surgical Technician
Salt Lake Community College Approved 3rd Party Curriculum

Completer Courses

To be a completer you must pass a concentrator course and enough courses to equal 3.0 credits in this Pathway.

IB Sports Exercise and Health Science HL1
International Baccalaureate

IB Sports Exercise and Health Science HL2
International Baccalaureate