• All HCA students undergo a rigorous course of study to allow students to prepare in the sciences and explore their interest in the health field. The typical course of study for students can be found below, though variation does exist based on student needs.

    9th grade

    English - 9th grade English

    Math - varies based on student placement

    Science - Biology

    PE - PE class or jROTC

    CTE (Career Technical Education) - Health Careers Exploration

    Elective - Foreign language or art

    10th grade

    English - 10th grade English

    Math - varies based on student placement

    Science - Chemistry

    History - World History

    PE - PE class, jROTC or credit may be earned through sports participation and another elective taken in this space

    CTE (Career Technical Education) - Anatomy and Physiology (also credited as an a-g lab requirement)

    11th grade

    English - 11th grade English or IB English

    Math - varies based on student placement

    Science - Biotechnology (may also choose to take IB Biology)

    History - US History

    Elective - Student choices include Spanish, IB Spanish, art, photography

    CTE (Career Technical Education) - Medical Terminology and Global Health

     

    12th grade

    English - 12th grade English (ERWC) or IB English

    Math - varies based on student placement

    Science - choice of Physics, IB Sports, Exercise and Health Science, continuing in IB Biology, or no science as requirement has been fulfilled

    History - US Government and Economics

    Elective - Student choices include Spanish, IB Spanish, art, photography

    CTE (Career Technical Education) - ROP Health Careers