Do you like helping people? Would you like to be a part of one of the fastest growing industries in the country? If so the Health Science Pathways may be the place for you. The Health Care industry has many of the fastest growing occupations available in the job market today. These high paying positions are in high demand across the United States allowing you to find a career anywhere you want to live. The Health Care industry has opportunities for students that earn a certificate to the student that becomes a Nurse or a Doctor.
The Health Science Pathway at Bastrop ISD allows you to get a head start in the Health Science industry. Our students get Real Life experience from teachers that are Health Care Professionals and learn about the variety of Careers in the Health Care Industry by visiting healthcare facilities through Clinical Rotations. Our Health Science Students have the opportunity to get certifications in Medical Billing and Coding, EKG Technician, Certified Medical Assistant, Pharmacy Technician, Phlebotomy and Certified Nursing Assistant. (Certifications available depend on the campus the student is enrolled on.)
Our Health Science students also have the opportunity to become members of HOSA, the student organization for students in the Health Science Pathway. Through HOSA students have the opportunity to take on a leadership position in the organization and/or compete with other Health Science students on the Regional, State, and National level.