Career Cluster:  Health Science CTE Program:  Nursing Assistant
Career Cluster Pathway:  Therapeutic Services Career Path Industry Certification:  Certified Nursing Assistant
16 CORE CURRICULUM CREDITS 8 ADDITIONAL CREDITS
ENGLISH 

4 credits

MATH 

4 credits

SCIENCE

3 credits,
2 with lab

SOCIAL
STUDIES

 3 credits

OTHER REQUIRED COURSES
FINE ARTS (1 cdt)
PHYSICAL EDUCATION (1 cdt)
CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION COURSES RECOMMENDED ELECTIVES
(Aligned with Community College & State University System Programs)
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  • Students are encouraged to explore careers and postsecondary options at "http://fldoe.org/academics/college-career-planning.
  • Students are also encouraged to participate in dual enrollment courses which may be used to satisfy high school graduation or Bright Futures Gold Seal Vocational Scholars course requirements.
  • One course within the 24 credit program must be an online course. Cumulative GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale for 24 credit program
9 English I Algerbra I Earth Science No Required Physical Education (1cdt) Medical Skills  
10 English II Geometry Biology World History   Health Science 1 Foreign Language for SUS admission or other elective appropriate for student's career and education plan.
11 English III Algebra II Physical Science US History Practical Arts/ Fine Arts (1 cdt) Health Science 2  
12 English IV Additional Math Anatomy and Physiology Economics (1/2 credit) Government (1/2 credit   Nursing Assistant 3 Health Science Directed Study
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Based on the Career Cluster of interest and identified career and technical education program, the following postsecondary options are available.
TECHNICAL CENTER PROGRAM(S)

Traviss Career Center and Ridge Career Center Basic Health Care Worker H170604

COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROGRAM(S)

Polk State College - A.S. RN Program, RN-BSN Program

UNIVERSITY PROGRAM(S)

Keiser University

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Sample Career Specialties
Licensed Practical Nurse; Massage Therapist; Surgical Technician; Patienct Care Technician; Pharmacy Technician; Phlebotomist; Health Unit Coordinator; Dental Assistant Invasive Cardiovascular Technician; Diagnostic Medical Sonographer; Health Information Manager; Medical Office Administrator; Medical Records Transcription; Radiographer; Occupational Therapy Assistant; Emergency Medical Technician
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Articulation and CTE Dual Enrollment Opportunities
PSAV/PSV to AAS or AS/BS/BAS

Keiser University 3 credits IDS1107 Strategies for Success 3 credits CGS100C Introduction Computers

Career and Technical Student Association
HOSA-Future Health Professionals
Internship/Work Experience Recommendations
40 Hours of clinical experience, 20 hours in a nursing home 20 hours in other facility.