Health Science Education

Montana’s rapidly growing Career and Technical Education program is Health Science.  Health Science courses prepare students for further education and/or immediate employment in health care fields. 

The purpose of Health Science programs in high school is to teach essential knowledge and skills needed by health care providers based on the National Health Science Standards that address: 

Academics & Employability Skills 

Communications &  Teamwork

Healthcare Delivery Systems

Legal Responsibilities & Ethics

Safety & Health Maintenance Practices

Technical and Information Technology Skills


Professional Development Opportunities






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