Career Opportunities in Health

Career Opportunities in Health – Students are introduced to a variety of health careers through a curriculum that integrates academic and workplace skills. Rotations through partnerships with Iowa Health-Des Moines provides students with observation experiences with IH-DM hospitals, as well as some private clinics in the metro; this allows students to explore a variety of careers and develop personal skills while looking at the big picture of healthcare. Students are allowed to observe within areas of their interest.

Prerequisite: GPA of at least 2.5. Excellent attendance, submit an application with teacher recommendation and attend a program orientation.

Grades: 11-12

High School credit earned: .5 credit per block each semester

May earn DMACC credit as follows:
COM 703 Communication Skills 3 credits (S)