Baldwin County Public Schools
33243 State Highway 59 Loxley, AL  36551

Health Science

With a combination of classroom education and hands-on training, learn about operating procedures, tools, patient prep and more necessary for a career in the growing healthcare field.

Average earning potential


Average completion time

3 years

Career details:

Healthcare is a fast-paced, dynamic field with more and more rewarding career opportunities. Baldwin Prep’s Health Science Program provides students with the ultimate preparation for these high-demand careers, including a strong foundation in health science, hands-on learning and in-depth instruction on a wide range of healthcare topics.

Skills students will learn:

  • Medical Terminology
  • Body Structure and Function
  • Ethical and Legal Issues
  • Patient Care Technician
  • Certified Nurse Assistant

Future careers & income opportunities:

OccupationMedian wageAvg openings in AL
Registered Nurse$60,5101,750
Surgery Tech$54,170135
Occupational Therapist$96,07285
Athletic Trainer$52,728530

Post secondary options:

  • Medical Assistant
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Medical Billing/Coding
  • Registered Nurse (RN)
  • Surgery Tech
  • Registered Nurse (BSN)
  • Biomedical Science
  • Medical Doctor
  • Physical & Occupational Therapy

Dual enrollment courses for high school and college credit:

  • Principals of Surgical Technology
  • Applied Surgical Techniques
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Pharmacology for the Surgical Technologist
  • Surgical Practicum I
  • Surgical Practicum II
  • Role Transition in Surgical Technology
  • Surgical Practicum IIV
  • Special Topics in Surgical Technology

* Dual Enrollment Courses are offered through Coastal Alabama Community College and allows students to earn a short term certificate in Automotive Technology (STC-ASE)

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